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Posted: Wed Mar 06 2024

Maintenance Electrician

Irwindale, California
Salary:$26 Per Hour

Direct Hire

Are you an experienced maintenance electrician open to working a swing shift for a great employer in the Irwindale area?

This position is responsible for the assembly, troubleshooting and repairing of mechanical, electrical, electronic assemblies and systems. The ideal candidate for this role has a minimum of 2 years experience in the manufacturing sector, pays strong attention to detail, has excellent attendance and is committed to workplace safety.


· Support company maintenance requirements for machinery, facility, and safety initiatives.

· Maintain proper preventative maintenance schedules and documentation for all shop equipment.

· Support building system maintenance such as machine shop, compressors, tooling, and generators, lighting, fire alarms, and sprinkler systems.

· Upgrade, repair, replace machinery parts and components as needed to maintain equipment.

· Oversee the machinery to make sure it is optimal working condition.

· Support overall company electrical maintenance requirements for machinery and facility upkeep.

· Maintain electrical support for equipment in the machine shop.

· Assist mechanical assembly with troubleshooting of equipment breakdown and repair.

· Maintain electrical support of the building, ensuring all safety codes are complied with.

· Maintain the building wiring inspection.

· Maintain all electrical safety records as required by OSHA.

· Works alone on all types of maintenance repair, electrical repair, and installation.

· Operates machine shop equipment making repair parts.

· Uses electrical instruments to diagnose electrical problems.

· Makes various repairs to shop equipment and does general and finish carpentry.

· Works with gas welding and cutting torches; electric welding on a variety of work.

· Maintains and repairs water, oil, steam, air, and gas lines; fire and water pumping system; fork truck maintenance; and all types of electrical work.

· Maintains required housekeeping of work area and observes all safety rules.

· Performs other tasks and duties as assigned.

Tools & materials used:

· Uses sledgehammers, drills, crowbars, block and tackle, chain falls, drill presses, jack saws, wrenches, electrical tools, gas and electric cutting and welding equipment, plumbers and pipe-fitters equipment and other miscellaneous hand tools.

· Works on a variety of machines and equipment in and around plant. Works with several lubricants and chemicals throughout the plant.


• 3 years of experience in the electrical machine building field.

• Knowledge of 110V, 230V, 480V, and 24V DC.

• Thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purpose.

• Must have experience using the following equipment: Voltmeter, hand tools, hand crimpers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and pliers.

· Ability to use tools and precision equipment.

· Must have excellent attendance and work record.

· Must have machine experience.

· Must be able to work/communicate well in a team environment.

· This is a union position.

• Ability to pass a background check and drug screen.

• Prior experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

• Ability to work late shifts, weekends, and holidays.

• Able to work in a non-climate-controlled environment.

• Strong attention to safety.

This is a direct hire opportunity with great pay and benefits!
Location:  Irwindale, CA
Work Hours:  Swing shift rotation every four months

  • 1st shift- 6AM-2:30PM
  • 2nd shift- 2:30- 10:30 PM
  • 3rd- 10:30- 6 AM

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