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Schwan's Company Electrician III 3rd Shift in Salina, Kansas

At Schwan's Company, we are driven to bring our customers delicious foods and reliable services. That's how we grew from a "one-man-and-a-truck" delivery business in rural Minnesota to a multibillion-dollar private company with thousands of team members nationwide. Our commitment to delicious foods shows in all we do, from careful ingredient selection and quality food making to delivering a great experience wherever you shop and eat. The foods we make reach customers in many ways. We deliver directly to our customer's homes through our popular food-delivery business, offer well-known retail brands such as Red Baron®, Freschetta®, and Tony's® pizzas, Pagoda® snacks and appetizers, and Mrs. Smith's® and Edwards® desserts, and bring innovative food solutions to our customers in the food-service industry. To learn more, visit us at www.schwanscompany.com. This position, under limited supervision, is responsible for electrical troubleshooting, installation, preventative maintenance, and repair ofassigned production machinery, mechanical equipment, and/or property to ensurecontinuous and effective operation. If you meet our job qualifications and become a member of our team, we will further train you on the following job duties and provide you with an excellent benefits package. Company BenefitsWe offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to assist our employees and their families with their financial security, health and well-being. In addition to a competitive base pay, we offer a variety of benefit programs.Health, Life, Dental and Vision Plans401(k) Program with a Company MatchProfit Sharing based on company resultsTwo weeks paid vacation for new hiresEmployee discounts on company productsJob Duties and ResponsibilitiesPerform standard to more complex repairs and is responsible to receive, adjust, and install new plant equipment using a variety of power hand and shop tools as required.Responsible for the diagnosis of electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and similar problems and apply appropriate corrective actionRead and interpret schematic drawings and diagrams.Assist with major repairs and/or construction required to plant buildings and equipment, primarily electrical in nature.Perform preventative electrical repairs on electrical cords and motors and assist with preventative maintenance on equipment replacement of parts.Runs conduit and pulls electrical wire to wire new and used equipment; helps replace starters, relays, switches, and fuses in electrical panels, helps replace main and auxiliary disconnects as required.Perform advanced electrician duties including but not limited to using a voltage meter to check high and low voltage reading on equipment, checking for open circuits for line voltage, troubleshooting frequency drives for proper operation, understanding all aspects of an electrical schematic, and troubleshooting/replacing I/O modules in a PLC.Set up metal detectorsParticipate in and successfully complete management-assigned training directed at increasing job-related trade skillsTrain Maintenance employees in keeping all equipment in good repair and regularly servicedWork in a safe manner with a sense of urgency while maintaining a safe and orderly work areaEducation: Associates degree or equivalent experience Years of Related Experience: 5-7 years of related experience Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Ability to perform advanced maintenance and electrician duties. Must understand solid state circuitry and 110V, 220V, 440V, and 480V systems Ability to size an electrical panel based components for install; ability to size components and wiring based on electrical schematic; ability to size line voltage and transformer voltage; ability to build electrical automation enclosure based on schematics and plant requirements Ability to diagnose problems with programmable controllers on equipment and operate electrical testing equipment and machining equipment Ability to read and interpret safety documents, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals Advanced knowledge of Arc Flash Ability to complete work orders and enter the required paperwork into a computer Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure Ability to obtain a valid forklift license Ability to pass a standardized hands-on electrical aptitude assessment Must be able to lift ninety (90) lbs. The employing subsidiaries of Schwan's Company are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class. #vfj-11-11#