Maintenance Electrician
 Joplin, MO

Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier, is seeking a Maintenance Electrician for our Joplin, Missouri factory. The primary function of the position is to: provide electrical support to the facility which meets all applicable Electrical Codes and published industrial standards and local codes.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Applies electrical theory and related knowledge to test and modify electrical machinery and electrical control equipment and circuitry in an industrial environment
  • Plans layout, installs and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, troubleshoots, and performs construction maintenance on buildings within the plant
  • Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or follows diagrams or blueprints
  • May install, repair, and service air conditioning/heating systems
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement
  • Troubleshoots breakdowns in machinery and equipment
  • May be responsible for PLC machine programming, and maintenance of service building
  • Follow Lockout/Tagout procedures, arc flash, confined space, PSM
  • May be required to work overtime
  • Required to follow all company safety policies and procedures
  • Able to work at heights up to 40 ft.
  • Other duties as assigned by Leader

Formal prerequisites for the position (e.g. training, experience, education etc.):

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) with formal technical education (2-year degree, Apprenticeship or equivalent) and 3 years of experience in the trade
  • Equivalent education in long term experience in the trade in place of formal education
  • Electrical License, Master or Journeyman highly desired

Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity Employer Female/Minorities/Disabled/Veterans.