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USG Corporation Industrial Electrician - Gypsum in Gypsum, Ohio

  • Operation of electrical test equipment including voltmeter, megger and amprobe

    • Install, perform preventive maintenance, and troubleshoot the following: o Motor control & lighting systems o Motors with associated starters and brakes o PLC’s o Burner controls o Instrumentation equipment - including RTD’s and thermocouples o Ink jet printers
    • Three phase motor wiring termination
    • Interpret instrumentation schematics/symbols
    • Use HMI screens to troubleshoot and understand process controls
    • Understand AC motor/VFD theory
    • VFD – power & control wiring; installation and configuration; programming and troubleshooting
    • Conduit & cable tray design , layout and installation
    • Transformer sizing & wiring along with knowledge of fuse, wire sizing, & conduit fill ratios
    • Ability to install various electrical controls; Interpret electrical schematics & symbols; Identify motor data; and possesses a basic understanding of NEC codes

    • At least 3 years of applicable manufacturing experience.

    • Willing to work any shift, mandatory overtime, weekends and call-outs.
    • Proven work history demonstrating safe work habits, regular and predictable attendance and the ability to work with limited supervision.
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively handle multiple tasks, work at heights and in confined spaces, accept "on-call" responsibility and possess excellent basic math, verbal and written communications skills.
    • Need to provide basic set of hand tools.
    • Experience with hand tools, power tools, diagnostic equipment (multimeter, megger, annmeter, etc.) conduit bending and wire pulling.
    • Must pass a basic electrical skills test.
    • Experience with reading electrical schematics and cable drawings to properly size conduits, conductors and install electrical equipment/systems within NEC code.
    • Exposure to NFPA 70E code and requirements.
    • Experience with field termination/change out of motors, transformers, sensors, switches, valves and process control equipment (control valves, transmitters and scales).
    • Troubleshooting skills: o 24vdc control system o 120vac motor control o 480vac, 3 phase power distribution and motor control o Process control/ladder logic


  • Troubleshooting skills and hands-on experience with: o PLC's o VF drives o 4,160V - 35kV power systems o Flame safeguards and burner controls o Advanced diagnostic tools (infrared, oscilloscope, wheatstone bridge, etc. o Associates Degree in Industrial Electricity, etc.

/EOE including disability/veteran/


Job: *Electrician

Organization: *Gypsum-Engineering

Title: Industrial Electrician - Gypsum

Location: Ohio-Gypsum

Requisition ID: GYP10298

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.