Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Industrial Electrician in Wallkill, New York
NY - Wallkill
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Who We Are:
Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 18,500 people worldwide and reported 2017 net sales of $11 billion. For more information, visit www.ball.com, or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures as specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work assignment.
Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
Installs and maintains high-speed, industrial process equipment for can and/or end making, power, lighting, control, and PLC logic controls for all production process and control equipment.
Troubleshoots, adjusts, and repairs all electrical equipment, components, transducers, and complex timing and inspection devices.
Performs preventative maintenance on assigned electrical systems.
Identifies inefficiencies and potential electrical problems and coordinates through supervisor to resolve.
Diagnoses causes of malfunctions and corrects through programmable logic controls. Ensures efficient equipment operation through proper line control programming and proactively suggests methods to improve line performance.
Installs and troubleshoots facility power distribution and lighting services.
May travel to other plant locations to assist with projects.
Must display competent ability to wire, assemble, and layout electrical/electronic systems in an extremely neat and professional manner and conform to Ball wiring specifications.
Updates wiring schematics and computer program printouts.
Supplies and maintains required hand tools.
Maintains daily log books and records.
Accesses, inputs, and retrieves information from the computer.
Determines all supplies needed for each assignment.
Performs clean-up, painting, and housekeeping duties.
Communicates pertinent information to next shift.
Required to work assigned schedule or 12-hour shifts, rotating days and nights, Monday through Sunday, working hours may vary as specified by management. Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.
Broad training in a related field usually acquired through high school education or equivalent (apprenticeship program).
Job-related experience for 3 years minimum.
PLC experience required.
Working knowledge of the following areas: nomenclature of all assigned equipment; solid state circuitry, electronics, electrical-mechanical devices, transmission systems, interface units, AC/DC motors, wiring diagrams and schematics, computers and inspection and digital devices.
Ability to apply evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard electrical/electronic techniques, procedures, and criteria.
Must possess a thorough understanding of the operating principles of all assigned equipment.
Ability to effectively instruct and train personnel.
Ability to use basic hand and power tools.
Ability to use electronic test equipment.
Possesses an interest in and an aptitude for mechanics, electronics, and electrical.
Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.
May require ability to operate a forklift and aerolift.
Ability to differentiate colors and color shading.
Ability to work with others.
Performs general electrical work, i.e., conduit, wire sizing, pulling wire, and construction.
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
Relocation for this position is Available
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.