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East Kansas Agri Energy, LLC Maintenance Technician - Instrument and Electrical in Garnett, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12825072

Job Title: Maintenance Technician-

Instrument & Electrical

Job Code:

Department: Maintenance

Reports To: Maintenance Manager

Revision Date: 02/09/2022

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Basic Function and Scope of the Position:

The Electrical & Instrumentation Tech will assist with maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and replacement of plant equipment & systems to ensure maximum plant performance. This technician requires strong emphasis in electrical components and instrumentation experience.


High school graduate or GED required.

Certified electrician in the state of Kansas preferred.

Technical degree or certification in electrical/instrumentation related field preferred.

5 or more years of electrical/instrumentation experience or relevant education.

Must be available to be on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week including weekends and holiday. In addition have the ability to respond to and support emergency issues on a 24/7 basis during the assigned stand-by week and work outside of normally scheduled hours as needed.

This position requires walking, standing, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, seeing, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions.

Ability to lift 50lbs and work in various environments.

Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions and around noise, dust, process chemicals, and other substances.

Ability to ascend and descend stairs and ladders up to 150 feet.

Solid interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

Detail-oriented with strong communication, organizational, time-management, and troubleshooting skills.

Ability to manage multiple tasks and multiple priorities simultaneously.

Working knowledge of computers and office software (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Support all company safety, health, environmental, and quality programs and policies.

Troubleshooting, installation, routine maintenance and repair of manufacturing equipment.

Endorse the use of the companys Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to ensure downtime is minimized, plant performance is maximized, and all assets are preserved.

Ensure parts used for work orders are recorded in CMMS.

Perform complex troubleshooting, installation, routine maintenance and repair techniques on electrical components, instruments, computer/PLC controlled and mechanical equipment.

Demonstrate personal computer skills and use of electrical and mechanical programs.

Responsible for PLC hardware and programming.

Responsible for DCS hardware.

Requires ability to read electrical, mechanical and P&ID prints.

Assist Maintenance Technicians based on scheduled work.

Maintain facilities and grounds in a clean, well-kept and efficient operating manner.

Participate in plant projects when needed.

Ability to perform essential job functions outside of normal working hours.

Follow all local, state and federal regulations as they apply to the maintenance department.

Complete all tasks assigned by Maintenance Manager.

Maintain a high level of service and work performance, and also support and promote a positive and cooperative team environment that fosters creative problem solving and shared learning.







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