Lehigh Hanson Electrician - Irwindale in Irwindale, California
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Irwindale-CA
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Electrician. This position will reside at the aggregate plant located in Irwindale, CA.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Electrician who will install, maintain, and repair electrical/electronic systems, components and apparatus for machinery and equipment in an industrial setting.
This opportunity is perfect for the heavy industrial professional who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader. As the Electrician, you will have the opportunity to improve industry skills with a tenured and technically knowledgeable team as you begin your career with a proven leader in the construction materials industry.
Responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing existing electrical systems- including but not limited to PLCs, variable frequency drives, soft starts, and motor controls.
Replace or repair faulty components of the electrical systems such as motors, relays, switches, circuit breakers, and sensors.
Assist with planning and layout of new electrical installations along with retrofitting and upgrading existing systems.
Proactively troubleshoot and resolve electrical issues to ensure minimum costs and maximum availability.
Identify opportunities, develop strategies, and execute the plans for electrical improvement throughout the operation.
Heavy involvement in completion of electrical scopes for capital expenditures.
Perform PLC programming to troubleshoot process control issues for automated machinery.
Perform baseline operational repair and maintenance tasks.
Acknowledge local, state, and federal agency regulations to ensure operational compliance.
Work cross-functionally with Safety, Environmental, CCM, and other related departments.
Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of Lehigh Hanson corporate guidelines, conducting training, and monitoring compliance.
In partnership with local Safety and Environmental staff, continue to develop, promote, and maintain high levels of performance throughout the operation to ensure compliance.
This position will be based at our Irwindale plant.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Must have high school diploma or GED
3-5 years of industrial electrical experience required
Aggregate operational experience is an asset.
Ability to read blue prints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and equipment manuals.
System knowledge of HMI and PLC control systems.
Knowledge and understanding of motor control systems and schematics.
Experience using basic hand tools, electrical meters/testers, and power tools.
Experience in leading aspects of capital expenditures. Ability to complete proposals, budgets, timelines, and project scopes, etc.
Open to cross training- specifically geared towards plant R&M.
Strong analytical and decision making skills.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Must have basic computer skills.
Knowledge of MSHA/OSHA regulations, employment laws and environmental regulations as they apply within mining and processing operations, previous California experience is an asset.
Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment.
Open schedule availability.
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled