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USG Corporation Electrician - Fort Dodge in Fort Dodge, Iowa

  1. Operate electrical test equipment including voltmeter, megger, and amprobe
    1. Install, perform preventive maintenance, and troubleshoot motor control and lighting systems using wiring schematics
    2. Perform preventive maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair motors
    3. Troubleshoot advanced control system and instrumentation equipment including PLC controls using wiring schematics
    4. Use infrared camera to perform preventive maintenance and troubleshoot
    5. Install and configure VFD power and control wire
    6. Size and wire transformers
    7. Install various electrical controls
    8. Interpret electrical schematics and symbols
  2. Know and understand NEC codes, become trained in NFPA-70E, and practice all other electrician duties in a manufacturing environment
  3. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations

    1. Must be capable of working in a manufacturing setting in a safe manner and follow all safety rules and practices
    2. Must have the desired technical skills to work as a maintenance mechanic or electrician
    3. Maintain a high standard for housekeeping within the work area
    4. Follow instructions on printed work or customer orders to complete assigned tasks
    5. Basic computer skills preferred to complete safety training and review work-related email
    6. Ability to learn to operate required equipment, including mobile equipment (forklifts, etc.)
    7. Familiar with common hand tools and how to properly use them
    8. Good communication skills needed to work with coworkers and customers
    9. Demonstrates the ability to cooperate with co-workers in areas of safety, quality, and understands importance of completing assigned tasks and their relationship to other requirements. Recognize unsafe conditions or hazards within work area. Company:

For more than 110 years, Chicago-based USG has been a leader in producing innovative, award-winning products and systems to build everything from major commercial developments and residential housing to home improvements. USG's nearly 9,000 employees are committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and quality in everything we do. Our steadfast commitment to the company's core business values – innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity, efficiency and safety – have helped us become the company we are today. Our employees believe strongly in what we do – in fact, 92% of our manufacturing employees surveyed anonymously said that they would recommend USG products to a friend. And we take care of our employees. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate their 25th, 35th, and even 45th service anniversaries with us, providing a family atmosphere for those who make a career with us. Find out how you can join the team and build your career:

Job: *Electrician

Organization: *Fort Dodge-Reliability

Title: Electrician - Fort Dodge

Location: Iowa-Fort Dodge

Requisition ID: UNI11898

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.