Electronics Technician

Employer
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
Location
Hagerstown, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
You may not realize it, but you've likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging, cosmetics, soap, household detergents and carpet, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products. We are a global company with 5,000 employees serving customers in nearly 140 countries and generating about $10 billion in annual revenues. Our research discoveries have helped transform our industry, and safety remains our top priority each step of the way. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job and universally, the answer is "the people I work with!" We have a "small company feel" and uphold a culture of mutual respect and inclusion. A diverse group of people working together means we are bringing the best ideas to the table. We also value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. The communities where we live and work are an integral part of what we do. We show our commitment by volunteering locally and making a pledge to sustainability. To us, sustainability means keeping the health and safety of our workforce paramount, being a responsible steward of the environment, creating the chemical building blocks for products that will exceed customer expectations, and acting responsibly and ethically across our global business dealings. There's never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. Construction of our $6 billion US Gulf Coast Petrochemicals Project is nearly complete, having provided 10,000 construction jobs to the Houston area. When complete, we will be even better equipped to serve the global and growing demand for high quality plastics used in products that improve our quality of life. If you're ready to grow with us, apply today! Performance Pipe, a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, is the largest producer of polyethylene piping products in North America. To learn more about Performance Pipe please visit our website at www.performancepipe.com. The Performance Pipe location identified below has the following job opportunity: Performance Pipe is seeking an Electronics/Electrical Technician for our Hagerstown, MD plant. Responsibilities will include working with maintenance personnel, operations personnel, engineers and management to solve manufacturing problems related to troubleshooting, repairing, and replacing instrument, control and electrical systems. The successful candidate will possess an Associate's Degree in Electronic Technology or equivalent experience and have proven expertise in safely performing his/her job responsibilities as follows: Install, diagnose & repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical components of industrial machinery and equipment. Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as chillers, extruders, process tanks, conveyors, saws, programmable controllers, etc. Working knowledge of motor controls, VFD's, DC drives, etc. Knowledge of Allen Bradley/Direct Logic PLC's are required as well as integrated Window software to analyze control system logic Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables. Tests malfunctioning machinery and discusses malfunction with other team members, to diagnose malfunction. Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices. Knowledge of single and 3-phase up to 480 volt Hands on experience in designing, modifying, installing, commissioning and documentation of industrial control systems and sub-systems. Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings. Tests electronic components and circuits to locate defects. Replaces defective components and wiring and adjusts mechanical parts. Aligns, adjusts, and calibrates equipment according to specifications. Calibrates testing instruments. Maintains records of repairs, calibrations, and tests. Enters information into computer to copy program from one electronic component to another, or to draw, modify or to store schematics. Excellent communication (verbal/written) and interpersonal skills are required. Experience with Microsoft office products (Word & Excel) required. Highly-motivated self-starters looking for a challenging position with a growing company should apply. Performance Pipe offers a competitive benefit package including medical, dental and life insurance, 401k, incentive plan, paid vacation and holidays. We support a safe and drug-free workplace through pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and background checks. To apply for this position, please visit us online today at www.cpchem.com. Paper resumes will not be accepted. All job seekers must go to the web site to be considered for positions. If you are interested in applying for this position and need an accommodation to apply, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at 1-800-446-1422, option 4. Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status. Travel Requirements: [[req_travelReq]] Eligibility for Relocation: [[req_ReloEligibilty]] Closing Date: [[req_closeDate]]