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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_:

  1. Operation of electrical test equipment including voltmeter and amprobe
  2. Install, perform preventive maintenance, and troubleshoot motor control and lighting systems using wiring schematics
  3. Perform preventive maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair motors
  4. Install various electrical controls
  5. Interpret electrical schematics and symbols, to troubleshoot and install equipment
  6. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations
  7. Must be willing to learn additional Electrician skills

  8. Must have a basic understanding of electrical concepts such as 480 volt.

  9. Must have an understanding of NFPA 70E code.
  10. Must be able to accept “on-call” responsibility.
  11. Must be able to run rigid aluminum conduit is a plus.
  12. Must have safe working practices.
  13. Must have the ability to effectively handle multiple tasks
  14. Must have basic mathematic skills.
  15. Must have verbal and written communication skills
  16. The ability to work at heights and in confined spaces.
  17. Basic PLC and VFD drive knowledge is a plus.
  18. Must demonstrate the ability to work without direct supervision.
  19. Must pass a basic electrical skills test.

Job: *Electrician

Organization: *Oakfield-Electrical

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.