Industrial Electrician

The Millport, AL lumber manufacturing facility is looking for skilled Industrial Electricians with a thorough and comprehensive knowledge of electrical equipment, processes and techniques to repair, modify, install and maintain the facility and high-tech lumber manufacturing equipment.

 Weyerhaeuser has upgraded its 8-foot lumber manufacturing facility in Millport, AL to a new, state-of-the-art random length sawmill.  We are beginning our adventure to a high-tech, fast paced sawmill experience. Join us now and be a part of the journey to the future of lumber manufacturing!

As an Industrial Electrician, you will be responsible for leading identifying safety, environmental, quality & production issues; coordinating activities with production teams to maximize productivity and minimize cost, reducing waste and taking measures to proactively address all concerns. Additionally, you will work with each team by proactively resolving machine issues, building teamwork, and ensuring adherence to all applicable site policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner.

Weyerhaeuser provides competitive wages and an excellent total compensation package including a health plan, 401(k), retirement plan, paid holidays, vacation, disability, life insurance, and more.

 

Key Functions

  • Ensure the safety of all associates by identifying safety issues and taking measures to proactively address concerns, role model safe work practices and attend  safety meetings 
  • Be active in safety, training and preshift meetings 
  • Effective communication across & between shifts and with the production teams.
  • Manage and utilize preventive electrical systems to reduce unscheduled downtime.
  • Efficient use of reliable troubleshooting methods to ensure uptime, production volume and quality goals are met.
  • Perform electrical repairs safely and efficiently.
  • Perform visual inspections and coordinate repairs.
  • Coordinate electrical repairs, input computer work requests, communicate with planning department & operating teams.
  • Ensure quality of electrical work is done in a timely manner.
  • Proper documentation on pm, breakdown, or project work is input in CMMS
  • Responsible for applicable permitting (hot work, red tag, cross connection)
  • Understand what impacts machine reliability & quality and makes improvements.
  • Analyze equipment failures to prevent reoccurrence (work with craft and operating associates)


Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED
  • Must have at least 3 years’ industrial electrical experience OR an equivalent combination of related education and/or electrical experience
  • Good troubleshooting and failure analysis skills
  • Proven experience in preventive and predictive maintenance methods
  • Ability to identify root cause of problems and effectively initiate immediate corrective action to prevent reoccurrence
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal and electronic communication skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic, good judgment and decision-making skills
  • Strong computer skills with the ability to learn computerized maintenance management system
  • Understanding of reliability centered electrical maintenance practices
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays as necessary
  • Able to work in extreme temperatures, in dusty and noisy conditions, while wearing safety equipment
  • Able to lift 2-20 pounds regularly, lift up to 50 pounds occasionally, climb steps and ladders, work from heights and stand or walk for 2-3 hours at a time for 10 hours
  • Experience utilizing computer maintenance management systems (i.e., SAP) consisting of work orders, preventative maintenance, equipment records, purchasing, parts and materials specification, and spares is a plus.

     

    About Wood Products:

    We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.

    For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

     

    About Weyerhaeuser

    We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. 

    We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. 

     

    Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team. 

     

    Company INFORMATION

    Weyerhaeuser at Electricity Forum

    Weyerhaeuser

    220 Occidental Ave S
    Seattle, Washington, United States, 98104
    2065394644
    www.weyerhaeuser.com

    We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.





    Job Information

    Date Posted

    2021-12-29

    Job Type

    Full Time

    Career Level

    Experienced

    Industry

    Journeyman Electrician

    Website

    www.weyerhaeuser.com

    Location

    Millport, Alabama,
    United States

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