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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Kelly Services

Raleigh, NC
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Job Title Electrical Maintenance Technician

Jobid US588YPC_BH1436885

Location: Raleigh, NC, 27608, USA

Description Kelly Engineering is currently recruiting for a (Contract to Hire) (Electrical Maintenance Technician) job located in Raleigh, NC.

The Electrical Maintenance Technician role covers performing all maintenance functions related with electrical systems, and power generation distribution in line with safety operations and maintenance principles to guarantee the smooth functioning of the production facility for field operation work. This will include performing maintenance functions on relays, UPS, distribution network, breakers, switches, motor contractors.

This position is responsible for carrying out installations and repairs on electrical apparatus, systems and electronic features of industrial equipment and machines adhering strictly to electrical manuals, code, power tools, diagrams and other stipulations by utilizing hand tools, power tools, test and electrical equipment. Additionally, this position is responsible for setting up power supply; conduit and wiring for currently installed equipment and machines, including programmable controllers, all while adhering to design plans, operating manuals and electrical ethics.

This position will offer assistance to the Facility Manager in programming and implementing the maintenance and upgrade of electrical equipment that is brought to the site, and help in recognizing any digression from the original records.

**Job Details – Electrical Maintenance Technician**

+ Install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment, following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications.
+ Possess the ability to use hand tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment.
+ Possess the ability to install power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment, such as robots, conveyors, and programmable controllers, following electrical code and design documents.
+ Possess the ability to diagnose malfunctioning apparatus, such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, using test equipment, and safely repair damaged or broken wires and cables.
+ Possess the ability to test malfunctioning machinery, using test equipment, and discusses malfunction with other maintenance workers to diagnose and correct malfunction.
+ Replace faulty electrical components of machinery, including items such as relays, switches, and motors, and position sensing devices.
+ Diagnose and repair or replace faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.
+ Diagnose and replace faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machinery and equipment.
+ Render assistance and manage contractors’ roles for electrical duties.
+ Render assistance in administration and regulation of the duties of junior technicians.
+ Organize safe maintenance principles for regulating and scheduling breakdowns.
+ Maintain detailed and accurate records to meet all regulatory and user requirements.
+ Provide technical support to process mechanics, utilities mechanics, and production personnel as needed.
+ Recognize and troubleshoot malfunctioning instrumentation and controls without direct supervision.
+ Assist in the training of plant personnel on new and/or modified equipment or procedures relating to electrical equipment and installations.
+ Assist with validations and revalidations, as needed.
+ Assist in the procurement of stock and repair parts.
+ Have good time management skills and able to perform to deadlines.
+ Able to deal with ambiguity and able to work in a very fast paced environment.
+ Manage simultaneous tasks (if when under pressure) in a timely manner.
Departmental Functions

Work safely in accordance with regulations, standards, and procedures and in a manner that eliminates unreasonable risk to health and the environment. Notify management of unsafe conditions or practices, unlawful activities and activities which present unreasonable health and/or environmental risk. Report all safety and/or environmental incidents to management immediately.

Other duties as assigned with or without accommodation.

**Mandatory Skills – Electrical Maintenance Technician**

+ Education required/ preferred: High School Diploma or GED (required).

+ 5+ years’ experience as an Electrician or Electrical Maintenance Technician
+ Working knowledge of the tools and test equipment used for testing and diagnosing, repairing and maintaining production electrical equipment, instrumentation and controls.
+ Demonstrated ability to read and comprehend blueprints, electrical schematics and engineering specifications.
+ Must have basic understanding of electrical principals and must be familiar with the National Electrical Code.
+ Experience with a variety of electronic test instruments, hand tools, supplies and other shop equipment.
+ Must be able to work the following shift: Mon. to Thurs; from 5:30 pm to 1:30 am
**Nice to have skills - Electrical Maintenance Technician**

+ Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Windows operating system

+ Skills/Competencies: Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
+ Must be able to perform basic algebraic and geometrical mathematical functions
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills
+ Working knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices
+ PLC / Automation Knowledge
+ Read, write, and speak fluent English.
+ Self-motivated, with good interpersonal skills, capable of analyzing and solving complex problems through innovative thought and experience.
+ Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) a plus.
+ Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering (preferred).
+ Currently hold an electrician's license (preferred).
+ Preferably in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry.
If you are seeking a new opportunity with great income potential and excellent benefits, then apply now. We have two positions available and our client is moving fast!

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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