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Electrician-Carolina Particleboard



Safely and efficiently respond to all maintenance issues and upset conditions and strive to increase overall mill reliability.



  • Respond to mill breakdowns in a timely and efficient manner
  • Complete assigned work orders and support operations during upset condition.
  • Responsible for shift pass down to oncoming technicians 
  • Maintain Electrical Logbook and keep it current at the end of each shift
  • Know the downtime issues in your area and work to resolve them
  • Daily interaction with Area Operators and PIC’s. Read logbooks to know and address their issues.
  • Communicate maintenance issues to Operators, Supervisors, Planners, and peers directly or via email.
  • Work with other crafts & operators to increase uptime reliability.
  • Investigate the root cause of equipment failure and make recommendations for long term fix.
  • Enter appropriate work requests for required follow-up work.
  • Complete assigned work orders or other PM/PdM activities as assigned and return completed paperwork.
  • Attend/Participate in maintenance crew meetings and other group functional meetings/training.



  • Two year Degree in Electrical studies.
  • 3 years AC & DC motor control experience (including drives) required.
  • 3 years electrical troubleshooting experience required.
  • Familiarity of the basic functions of a CMMS system or SAP preferred (SAP is a great plus)
  • Ability to use multi-meter
  • Ability to meg AC/DC motors
  • Familiarity of wire sizing.
  • Strong written and communication skills required.
  • Ability to work extended hours and rotating shift as required.
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs required.
  • Proven ability to be a self-motivated and a self-starter required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook is a plus.



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Nearest Major Market: Florence
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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