USG Corporation Electrician - Oakfield in Oakfield, New York
United States Gypsum (USG) Corporation is a leading producer of innovative and award-winning products and systems used to build everything from major commercial developments, residential housing, and home improvements. USG's employees are committed to the company's core business values – innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity, efficiency and safety.
We are searching for individuals with an exceptional safety record to support our Oakfield, NY Paper Mill. This is a full-time permanent opportunity with career advancement. USG’s Oakfield, NY plant is responsible for manufacturing 100% recycled paper, used for production of our products, such as the paper-backs of our gypsum wallboard, Sheetrock! We offer a competitive compensation package that will include health benefits on Day 1, a 401k cash retirement pension plan, and quarterly incentive plans for hourly employees!_We are offering a $1000.00 sign on bonus for this role!_
_Responsibilities include but are not limited to_:
- Operation of electrical test equipment including voltmeter and amprobe
- Install, perform preventive maintenance, and troubleshoot motor control and lighting systems using wiring schematics
- Perform preventive maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair motors
- Install various electrical controls
- Interpret electrical schematics and symbols, to troubleshoot and install equipment
- Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations
Must be willing to learn additional Electrician skills
Must have a basic understanding of electrical concepts such as 480 volt.
- Must have an understanding of NFPA 70E code.
- Must be able to accept “on-call” responsibility.
- Must be able to run rigid aluminum conduit is a plus.
- Must have safe working practices.
- Must have the ability to effectively handle multiple tasks
- Must have basic mathematic skills.
- Must have verbal and written communication skills
- The ability to work at heights and in confined spaces.
- Basic PLC and VFD drive knowledge is a plus.
- Must demonstrate the ability to work without direct supervision.
- Must pass a basic electrical skills test.
Title: Electrician - Oakfield
Location: New York-Oakfield
Requisition ID: OAK10225
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.