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Electrical/Instrumentation Technician (Gypsum)

Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Savannah
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionElectrical & Instrumentation TechnicianGeorgia-Pacific Gypsum in Savannah, GA is seeking a qualified individual to join our team as an Electrical & Instrumentation Technician. This highly skilled position will support our operations efficiency through troubleshooting and maintaining manufacturing equipment and processes. E&I Techs are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices and troubleshooting and maintenance for manufacturing equipment.This position starts at $32.00 per hour and up depending on experience. Our E&I Techs work a rotating shift (4-on, 4-off) that includes weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed. In addition to competitive pay we offer opportunities for bonuses at 6 months & 1 year and full benefits.The Georgia-Pacific facility in Savannah, GA produces a variety of gypsum wallboard products. Wallboard is an affordable, strong, and durable construction material used in residential and commercial building. Georgia-Pacific Gypsum is a leading manufacturer of innovative solutions which have long been recognized for contributing to the sustainability of commercial and residential buildings. For more information on Georgia Pacific's Gypsum Division please visit Address: 151 Wahlstrom Rd., Savannah, GA 31404What You Will Do In Your RoleAdhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies and procedures and actively participating in the safety programFollowing all good manufacturing practices (GMPs) guidelines for production of corrugated paper productsPerforming various reactive and preventative maintenance tasks on production equipmentUses experience to identify and implement improvementsWorking with automation, production, and computer systemsResearching parts in electrical/mechanical manuals and submitting order formsTroubleshooting, repairing and maintaining all electrical and mechanical equipment to ensure production continuity and efficiencyResponding to operator, quality and/or supervisor requests on equipment specificationsAssisting operators or crew members with machine start-up, shutdown or clean upCommunicating daily work performed and machine conditions via written and verbal documentationPerform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day, in a loud/noisy, and industrial, high-volume environmentThe Experience You Will BringRequirements:High School Diploma or GEDOne of the following: Associates degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Systems, Instrumentation, or Electronic Technology AND at least two (2) years of electrical/electronic and/or instrument & control troubleshooting experience in a manufacturing environmentA minimum of four (4) years of electrical/electronic or instrument & control troubleshooting experience in a manufacturing environmentExperience with industrial controls PLCs, motor controls, control valves, and electrical distributionExperience with industrial instrumentation for flow, pressure, and temperatureExperience reading and following electrical and mechanical schematics / blueprintsWhat Will Put You AheadBachelor's degree or higher in Electrical or Industrial EngineeringExperience in repairing, troubleshooting, and programming PLCs, HMIs, and operator interfacesMechanical maintenance experience, including fluid handling and conveyor systems, hydraulic systems and accumulators, and valve identification and application and weldingExperience with Allen Bradley and Siemens PLCsExperience programming variable frequency drives (VFDs)Distributed Control (DC) experienceExperience with a Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS)Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate's knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: IND-GP-SKT

Keywords: Georgia-Pacific, Savannah , Electrical/Instrumentation Technician (Gypsum), Professions , Savannah, Georgia

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