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Industrial Electrical Technician

Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Company: Dart Container

We currently have 7am-7pm AND 7pm-7am shifts available.

Maintain, install, and repair equipment, electrical systems and facility electrical systems. Supply electrical support required to keep all departments running at a high level of efficiency, striving for 100% efficiency.

 

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Utilize electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, and temperature and pressure gauges
  • Perform analog and digital circuit design by utilizing microprocessor hardware and software configurations
  • Use Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) including basic and ladder logic to read/write basic wiring diagrams, schematics, and blueprints in order to diagnosis problems
  • Draw electrical schematics
  • Understand precedence relationships (e.g. sequence of events)
  • Maintain and utilize maintenance systems for work orders, breakdown reporting and track machine modifications.
  • Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment
  • Diagnose and repair complex machine and electrical and electronic problems including non-routine electrical issues such as power quality
  • Assemble component electrical parts per specifications and bench testing before installation
  • Read and thoroughly understand electrical schematics and apply that understanding to real time systems
  • Update schematic drawings to incorporate changes in equipment as needed
  • Plan layout of wiring and install conduit, wiring and ancillary electrical equipment
  • Install power supply wiring and conduit and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Completes root cause analysis and recommends solutions
  • Participate in small process improvement teams
  • Train other electricians
  • Use SAP for Preventive Maintenance (PM) and Work Order Process
  • No supervisory responsibilities

 

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal level II candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Five (5) years of experience in diagnosing and repairing electrical equipment or machinery, or comparable experience with trade school or training
  • High School diploma or equivalent 

  • Advanced knowledge of electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, and temperature and pressure gauges

  • Ability to read/write wiring diagrams, schematics and blueprints and analytical diagnosis of problems
  • Ability to program Programmable Logic Controllers using basic and ladder logic
  • Thorough understanding of National Electrical Code (NEC)
  • Advanced knowledge of industrial controls and instrumentation
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot complex problems
  • Ability to make changes to Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) using advanced ladder logic, read/write wiring diagrams, schematics and blueprints, and analytical diagnosis of problems
  • Ability to originate instruction documents that can be used by other technicians to perform preventive maintenance or verify electrical system operation.
  • Math skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, and algebra
  • Familiar with and ability to convert decimals to fractions or vice versa
  • Familiar with and ability to convert units (imperial to SI, etc.)
  • Must have an understanding of microprocessor hardware and software configurations and be able to perform complex analog and digital circuit design
  • Prior experience using software for Preventive Maintenance (PM) and work orders, SAP preferred
  • Know how to use Multi-meter, scope, basic hand tools, and portable power tools
  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues

The ideal level III candidate must possess all of the following (in addition to the above):

  • Seven (7) years of experience in diagnosing and repairing electrical equipment or machinery, or comparable experience with trade school or training
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Understanding of electrical laws and principals (KVL, Ohm’s Law, Power Law, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge of electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, and temperature and pressure gauges
  • Ability to obtain and maintain powered industrial truck (PIT) license

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Electronics Technology
  • Apprenticeship training or equivalent electrical trade school
  • Prior PIT experience

 

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

 

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz for assistance.

 

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

https://www.dartcontainer.com/eeoaa/

 

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

 


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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