Pactiv Sr. Electrician Specialist in Abilene, Texas

This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. JOB DESCRIPTION: Summary: Safely and effectively performs diagnostic testing and repairs on extensive electrical systems, pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical systems in order to ensure continuous operation of production equipment. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs planned electrical maintenance on all equipment and machinery for the thermoforming process to ensure the integrity of electrical systems.

  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots and repair/maintain all equipment and machinery for the thermoforming process including blenders, crystallizers, dryers, extruders, formers, trim presses, conveyors, and grinders.

  • Troubleshoots AC and DC drives and motors; PC and PLC controlled systems; heaters, thermocouples, and heat controllers; safety circuits

  • Modifies new and existing equipment for performance improvements and upgrades.

  • Uses Maintenance Connection to record and close work orders accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Responsible for ensuring housekeeping in area(s) of responsibility are safe, clean and tidy.

  • Follows all Company established rules and policies

  • Adheres to all Safety rules and regulations

    Supervisory Responsibilities: Limited. May assist to train other maintenance team members. Competencies:

  • Analytical, problem solving, project management, strong technical/functional skills, customer service, interpersonal skills, oral communication, written communications, teamwork, judgment, motivation, planning, organizing, professionalism, quality, quantity, safety, adaptability, attendance, punctuality, dependability, initiative, innovation, time management, organizing, mechanical aptitude, electrical aptitude, detail oriented

Education and/or Experience:

  • HS Diploma or equivalency; 2 year Electro-Mechanical technical degree preferred

  • 3-5 years related experience;

  • Must be knowledgeable in electrical systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, blue print reading (mechanical/electrical), understanding of welding and fabrication

  • Previous electrical experience with troubleshooting capabilities; Previous mechanical experience with troubleshooting capabilities

  • Must be knowledge of PLC and PC controls

  • Prefer experience using Allen-Bradley, Siemens, Mitsubishi and Omron systems

  • Must have own tools and be able to use them safely and effectively

  • Ability to work with others effectively as a part of a team is essential. Flexibility to work overtime and off shifts as needed

At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Want to learn more? Visit Pactiv LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, unfavorable military discharge, or any other legally protected status. "IND1P" #ZR