• Industrial Electrician and Controls Technician - Clark, NJ

    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/12/2018 5:49 PM)
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  • Overview

    The Role: Industrial Electrician and Controls Technician

    Location: Clark, NJ


    The Company


    Personiv is recruiting on behalf of a firmly established world leader in the food, beverage and pharma industries, with 24,000 staff and 100+ innovation and manufacturing centres across six continents.


    The Role


    The position of the Industrial Electrician and Controls Technician is to provide electrical and programming support to the operations of the facility. This will directly include identifying, managing and implementing projects that support electrical and process control troubleshooting, installation, and continuous improvement.




    • Engineer, troubleshoot, repair, or install electrical projects to support plant operations.
    • Design, troubleshoot, create process programs to support the automation of the facility.
    • Create/update plant drawings through AutoCAD, Visio and Smart Draw to support facility design.
    • Working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers, AC/DC motors and controls.
    • Ability to write PLC programs from conceptual design through operation.
    • Completing assigned responsibilities through a work order maintenance program.
    • Contribute to team projects and committees including safety, capital, quality and continuous improvement.
    • Set up and change over equipment to achieve maximum efficiency during production.
    • Perform routine and non-routine preventive maintenance as needed or identified.
    • Converse with equipment operators to identify current or potential equipment maintenance requirements.
    • Support production, quality, warehouse, sanitation, and administrative staff with projects.
    • Record, document, and complete all supporting maintenance documents per requirements.
    • Install, set up and support capital and continuous improvement projects as identified.
    • General knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic, compressor, and vacuum systems.  
    • Adhere to all maintenance programs with regards to safety.
    • Work with vendors and contractors as necessary to perform installation and maintenance work.




    • 3+ years as a maintenance mechanic in a manufacturing environment, preferable from the Beverage, Food, or Pharmaceutical industry
    • 3+ years of experience PLC programming and control system automation, preferably in Allen Bradley.
    • 3+ years of experience with Industrial Electrician experience (Electrician License Preferred)
    • Strong background and knowledge in mechanical, pneumatics, and general building repair
    • Knowledge of sanitary design for processing and packaging for the food industry
    • Knowledge of liquid mixing, pasteurization and packaging systems
    • Knowledge of utility use and regulations for water, steam, electrical, etc…
    • Knowledgeable in GMP and HACCP programs
    • Experienced computer skills (Microsoft Office products, AutoCAD, Visio, Smart Draw)
    • Strong interpersonal skills and teamwork mentality
    • Performs other duties as assigned


    To Apply

    Interested candidates should apply at
    Please note: Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization that does not require sponsorship for via now or in the future.


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