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Industrial Electrician - Starting wage $35.25/hr

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Beaver Dam
Posted on: June 1, 2024

Job Description:

General information

All posting locations: Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Date Published: 28-May-2024

Ref #: R-83041

Description & Requirements

This position is responsible for electrical troubleshooting and repair of all plant equipment and utilities. This position requires demonstration of strong electrical skills. The position is a key member of the plant maintenance team and will help with the advancement of the plant through participating in various improvement teams in the facility. The employee awarded this position should be flexible and able to work extended hours and/or weekend work as necessary to cover business needs as well as some adjustment to shift/hours.

Primary Role and Responsibilities

  • Perform all work in a safe manner and within all compliance requirements to avoid personal injury.
  • Observe all plant GMP's to insure quality food products are produced
  • Electrical troubleshooting and repair of all plant equipment and utilities
  • Able to create and read electrical/electronic schematics and drawings, fabricate control panels and start-up new and rebuilt equipment
  • Able to read PLC code, troubleshoot using PLC software and program PLC controlled equipment
  • Able to mechanically troubleshoot pneumatic, packaging, processing equipment and utility systems
  • Understand and troubleshoot sensor based systems such as level controls, temperature controllers, etc.
  • Installation and maintenance of electrical equipment such as conduit, junction boxes, control panels, wiring, etc., in conformance to the National Electrical Code
  • Able to repair complex electronic equipment such as programmable controllers and ink jet printers, etc.
  • Complete assigned work orders, and project work promptly while maintaining a neat and orderly workplace
  • Troubleshoot and install 480v and 3 phase phase power distribution systems
  • Perform all observations and trainings timely as required
  • Support Plant Quality Systems
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by management or required by business needs

    • Must have a journeyman license or 5 years experience in Industrial Electricity and Control System
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds per NIOSH Lifting Equation and utilize plant approved safe lifting practices for over 50 pounds
    • Must be able to work a flexible work schedule (extended hours, including weekends and holidays when required)
    • Must perform job duties efficiently and safely
    • Must be able to read electrical diagrams and troubleshoot complex equipment
    • PLC knowledge (especially Allen Bradley), Relay Logic, VFD drives, Process Instrumentation
    • Understand NEC as it relates to industrial installations
    • Ability to run conduit up to 2"
    • Must be able to work in a team environment
    • Must be self-motivated and productive with minimal supervision
    • Must adhere to all Kraft policies as stated in the Employee Handbook and follow all internal Kraft procedures

      About Us

      Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We're on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

      Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We're proud of where we've been - and even more thrilled about where we're headed - as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

      Why Us

      We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures - as we work together to lead the future of food.

      Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we're growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

      Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact

Keywords: Kraft-Heinz, Fond du Lac , Industrial Electrician - Starting wage $35.25/hr, Human Resources , Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

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