Lamb Weston Inc Electrical Technician I in Richland, Washington

Summary This position performs repairs and maintenance in plant or office facilities, or on machines and equipment. Typically performs work in one or more of the maintenance trades: carpentry, plumbing, painting, machine and equipment repair, electrical, sheet metal fabrication, and welding. Conducts routine, periodic or special inspections to determine repair and maintenance work necessary to prevent breakdowns of facilities, machinery, and equipment. Uses hand and power tools. Tests, inspects, troubleshoots, and repairs machines and equipment. Job Description * Demonstrates proper use of power tools (tool room provided). Use of drills, impacts, grinders, tachometers, calipers, hilti drills, strobe light, pipe threader, also including proper use of all hand tools required by provided list. * Demonstrates proper housekeeping continuously to insure safe and clean conditions in all areas of his/her responsibilities. * Demonstrates and complies with all Lockout/Tag out Policy and procedures. * Acquires within 60 shifts of job assignment, ownership of the proper tools for the job. List provided by maintenance lead. * Identifies and explains potential hazards and safety procedures associated with the task being performed. * Close jobs / Complete job notes in SAP after work order is finished. * Proficient at using Arc Flash safety equipment * Good Mathematical skills * Problem Solving Skills * Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair * electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures * Must be certified and possess demonstrated ability to safely utilize a forklift and high lift * Perform rigging activities, safety-related functions and other miscellaneous electrical functions * Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus's and fixtures * Complete the Richland New Hire Training Module * Able to run conduit and pull wire * Self-starter yet able to take orders as directed * Problem Solving Skills * Basic understanding of instrumentation and equipment * Understanding of motor controls * Capable to be on shift with minimal supervision * Knowledge of location of all electrical equipment * Basic understanding in testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, and meggers to ensure compatibility and safety of system * Be capable of addressing electrical and control issues in order to meet satisfactory production levels * Have formal training or experience in mechanics, electricity, electrical schematics, with an understanding of instruments and controls * Demonstrate mechanical knowledge * Maintain electrical equipment to meet regulatory codes at the state and federal levels Job Qualifications * Electrical license or Associate degree from a college or technical school or 2 years' experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred * This position must have a basic knowledge of electricity, general maintenance skills and ability through supervised in-plant training, self-study, or approved formal training programs in the following areas: 1) basic electricity; 2) electronic controls; 3) general plant maintenance * Must be self-motivated, goal oriented, safety and environmentally conscious * Must have good written and verbal communication skills * Must have basic computer skills * Must have ability to read and interpret documents and the ability to write routine reports and correspondence * Must be willing to work overtime, any shift and any or all days of the week to support the 24/7 operation