Dairy Farmers of America Electrician in Cabool, Missouri
Position : Electrician
Location : Cabool, Missouri
Requisition ID: : 9760
The Master Electrical Technician performs maintenance and repair services in multiple crafts. This position may operate utilities equipment which supplies electricity, steam, heat, refrigeration, air conditioning, compressed air or ventilation. The main purpose of this role is to support the Operations to ensure the equipment is operating at desired capacity and producing quality product.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Locate, diagnose and repair problems causing equipment downtime or unsatisfactory equipment performance. Perform work with minimum downtime and interference with operations concern.
Perform both unscheduled and scheduled work as well as preventative/predictive maintenance on equipment to help achieve a goal of zero downtime and one hundred percent efficiency.
Continuously work with SAP system to develop and maintain accurate parts inventory levels.
Maintain and repair equipment for processing milk, base, blend, boiler room and other areas of the plant as needed.
Troubleshoot and assist in repairs to plant utilities (compressed air, pneumatics, water systems and ammonia refrigeration equipment.
Adjust, rebuild and repair various types of pumps and valves (pneumatic, electronic and manually operated).
Operate troubleshoot and repair water purification process on a weekly basis.
Correct GMP discrepancies.
Make recommendations that identify and eliminate problems within the work areas which help the company further the Continuous Improvement process.
Proficient in maintenance management systems- SAP.
Interact with contractors, plant personnel and maintenance supervision.
Assist in other maintenance areas as directed or needed.
Other duties may be assigned as required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
High School Diploma or equivalent
2+ years formal mechanical education, certification or equivalent work experience in a manufacturing environment,
Ability to read and interpret schematics and engineering prints.
Strong background in 120/208, 240, 480 voltage, single and three phase electrical repair and maintenance including motor controls.
PLC experience relating to identifying problems and recommending changes as well as making limited adjustments to photo eyes and prox switches.
Experience in industrial wiring and troubleshooting with NEC code compliance knowledge.
Strong knowledge of DC circuits as well as 4 to 20 milliamp control circuits.
Extensive knowledge of common test equipment related to the trade. ex. Volt Meter, Ohm Meter, and Amp Meter.
Must be able to read, write and speak English
5+ years Manufacturing / Industrial maintenance experience
Technical degree or certification
Food, Beverage or Pharmaceutical experience
The ability to multi-task
Good math skills
Basic computer skill
DFA Physical Demands and Work Environment
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0% of shift
1-33% of shift
34-66% of shift
67-100% of shift
Grasp, handle, twist or type
Reach (forward or overhead)
Climb (stairs or ladder)
Squatting, kneeling or bending
Up to 10 pounds
Up to 25 pounds
Up to 55 pounds
Up to 75 pounds
Outdoor weather conditions
Wet or humid conditions (non-weather)
Extreme cold (non-weather)
Extreme heat (non-weather)
Ability to work around dairy products
Work in tight or narrow spaces
Working in, around & over lines/obstacles
Working under stressful conditions
Ability to work with limited Supervision
Typical office environment
Typical manufacturing environment
Typical farm environment
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☒ Verbal Communication ☒ Reading
☒ Hear ☒ Writing
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☒ Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)
☒ Distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)
☒ Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish color)
☒ Peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are
fixed on a given point)
☒ Depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)