Controls Electrician

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Grand Rapids MI


Currently seeking a 1st shift Journeyman Electrician for a great opportunity in the Grand Rapids MI area. The ideal candidate will possess at least 5+ years of industrial electrical experience coupled with specific experience with PLC’s, automation and machine wiring.


Responsibilities of the Controls Electrician


  • Design and install control circuitry for new and used manufacturing equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical machine failures.
  • Identify and recommend improvements to upgrade equipment.
  • Create original, safe solutions to deficient or non-existing control systems.
  • Create electrical schematics and diagrams.
  • Specify, purchase and install electrical components.
  • Perform minor power distribution and lighting modification projects.
  • Provide clear communication of findings, planned revisions and actual machine changes
  • Perform work must to the highest professional standards and meet all applicable NEC requirements.


Requirements of the Controls Electrician


  • At least 5+ years of industrial electrical experience
  • Experience with Circuit design — Control panel assembly – relays, contactors, fuses, switches, lights, motors, thermocouples, transformers etc.
  • Experience with PLC programming Very good attention to detail, works efficiently and is always mindful of quality
  • Must have a positive attitude and foster a team environment
  • Must be willing to learn from experienced personnel during a thorough training period
  • Good communication skills are required
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to pass a drug test


Compensation for the Controls Electrician


  • Salary: $25- $35 hr

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