General Electric Senior Technician - Electrical in Norwich, New York
Job Description Summary
The Electrician is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical devices and
equipment in an industrial environment. The work will primarily be in facility and manufacturing
maintenance and their specific duties may include electric motors, control circuits, lighting, PLC and
motor control centers.
Maintain, repair and complete preventative maintenance on various types of electrical equipment
Perform troubleshooting of relay controls, variable frequency drives (VFD), motor control centers, and synchronous drives.
Reading and interpreting blue prints
Wiring machines and Install electrical services ranging from 480 volts ac to 24 volts dc.
Report and track all maintenance activities in the company's CMMS Maximo program.
Set new breaker panels and add buss switches. Ensure work are completed in accordance with OSHA safety standards and codes set forth by the federal government via NFPA70E
Perform drafting for electrical installations following applicable NEC code, wiring configurations, load calculations, resistance and line loss calculations.
Work with EHS to establish and write LOTO policies, procedures and guidelines for plant operations and maintenance.
Perform installation of wires, cables, drive motors, VFD's, sensors and encoders.
Serve as lead for procurement of electrical parts and equipment.
Perform as lead and trainer in large electrical projects consisting of maintenance techs with minimal knowledge and training in electricity.
Perform other duties as required
High School Diploma or equivalent education (GED)
7.5 + years of experience electrical work within industrial setting
Current holder of Master’s License issued by or reciprocal with Chenango County or is able to qualify for Master’s License for Chenango County within first 6 months of hire.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :
Ability to lift, move and manipulate fixtures and component hardware up to 30 lbs. (with or without reasonable accommodations)
Ability to work in confined areas, work off ladders, platforms and heights
Ability to work with power tools and meters
Completed AAS in Electrical Technology
Ability to work with or learn PLC's, small electronics, and robotics is a plus
Strong understanding of HVAC controls ● Ability to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems
Ability to use basic tools and machinery
Ability to schedule, plan and order materials for jobs
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work with customers
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No