Field Electrician Industrial

Employer
Laitram
Location
Savage, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Description: Intralox, LLC, the world leader in conveyor equipment solutions utilizing modular plastic conveyor belts, has a position available for an field electrician. This individual will work with our field installation teams to setup equipment in our Savage, MD factory and participate in the installation of large conveyors systems throughout the United States. The individual will have a strong desire for improving their electrical and mechanical abilities. This position requires a significant amount of travel (40-50%) with some project installation work taking place on holidays and weekends to meet customer scheduling requirements. The candidate should expect to work at least 400 overtime hours throughout the year. The candidate will expect to complete a written test to demonstrate their aptitude in math and science. Responsibilities: . Electrical & Mechanical assembly of conveyor systems and related equipment. . Assembly of electrical controls panels. . Troubleshooting electrical systems. . Operating manlifts & forklifts during installations. Requirements: . High school diploma or equivalent . Minimum 3+ years' experience in a related industry. . Proficient with powered tools, forklifts, and vertical lifts. . Ability to read and understand manufacturer's drawings and manuals. . Self-motivated and self-managed to learn about technology and improve processes. . Basic mechanical expertise, advanced skills desired. . Effective communication (verbal and written) and relationship skills with engineering groups, customers, suppliers and subcontractors. . Team Player. . Ability to travel extensively (40-50%), work weekends, holidays and overtime when required. . Ability to gain and maintain unescorted site access at customer locations. . Position located at Intralox offices in Savage, Maryland. . Ability to lift up to 70 lbs and climb ladders. Desired Qualifications: . Two years of community college / trade school or five years of experience in a related industry. . Strong employment references performing electrical wiring, panel building, package machinery assembly, construction, or equipment installation. . Reasonable proficiency with computers. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Company Description: In 1947, James Martial (JM) Lapeyre was issued the patent for the world's first automated shrimp peeling machine. This invention, which he first conceived of when he was only 16, revolutionized the shrimp processing industry. From that revolutionary invention, Laitram (his middle name backwards) was spawned. Over the next four decades, until his death in 1989, JM Lapeyre earned 191 US patents and founded multiple companies based on his industry defining inventions. Today, Laitram, LLC haA As four operating divisions, AA Laitram Machinery, Intralox, Lapeyre Stair, and Laitram Machine Shop employ over 1,800 people worldwide. Laitram's corporate support group provides professional services to the operating divisions, including information technology services, human resources, legal counsel, accounting, safety, and facilities and maintenance. They supply a high level of expertise while maintaining the flexibility and efficiencies of internal resources. Laitram has success springs from an intense commitment to innovation, integrity, and continuous improvement in every aspect of our work. The Laitram Business Philosophy and the Laitram Continuous Improvement Program challenge each employee to be accountable for personal improvement, teamwork, open communication and self management. Self-managed people are our greatest asset. Continuous Improvement. A lot of companies use these words today. What is special at Intralox is that here, continuous improvement is more than a philosophy: it's a way of life. Our Mission: Listen Objectively, Think Creatively, Deliver Results A Philosophy of Integrity, Honesty, and Respect Benefits: Competitive base pay Company and individual performance-based incentives Benefits (2015 Benefits Summary) Insurance (Medical, Dental, Disability, Life, Long Term Care) 401(k) savings plan Paid Time Off, Holiday, Bereavement, and Jury Duty Pay Tuition reimbursement program Flexible benefits plan Voluntary benefits Onsite Health & Wellness Center (brochure) and Onsite Fitness & Nutrition Center