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Job Description Summary
AAM-Ridgway is hiring Electricians to fill multiple openings on our team. We currently have openings on 2nd and 3rd shift.
AAM-Ridgway is growing and will soon be the largest PM plant in Pennsylvania! Now is the perfect time to join our team and start a career. We offer a clean work environment, robust benefits, and competitive compensation. The ideal candidate will have experience in the PM industry but if you are eager to learn and understand the basic principals of industrial electrical work, and if you want to play with robots and automation, we can help hone your skills with our training program.
***$1,000 sign on bonus***
Maintain 5S standards.
Performs PM activities as required.
Communicates with co-workers from the previous and following shifts to discuss problems and concerns.
Comprehend Allen-Bradley PLC ladder logic, FANUC Robotics and CNC controls with the associated software.
Actively participates in continuous improvement activities.
Plans new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials, provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous, and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electrical codes.
Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit.
Schematic reading and comprehension (US and European Standards.)
Splices wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads, twisting or soldering wires together, and applying tape or terminal caps.
Compiles materials list for individual work orders and enters into business system.
Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment.
Installs control and distribution apparatus such as switches, relays and circuits-breaker panels.
Connects power cables to equipment, such as MCP, bus plugs, disconnect switches or motor(s), and installs grounding leads.
Tests continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components with testing instruments such as multimeter, megohmmeter and oscilloscope.
Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for instruments, relocation, or replacement.
Repairs faulty equipment or systems.
Troubleshoots production machinery and building environmental equipment (HVAC, heat/lighting, etc.) using multimeters, megohmmeter, oscilloscope, and a PC for units controlled by programmable logic controllers.
Balances sintering furnace glo-bars to ensure uniform heating across zones.
Performs preventative maintenance tasks on production and non-production equipment.
Wires and installs new control panels to upgrade existing equipment.
Records maintenance actions performed in computerized maintenance system.
Assist other associates as directed by the Team Leader and / or Supervisor.
WI location and understanding.
Other duties as assigned.
Reference the Physical Demand Analysis for this job.
Must be available for 2nd or 3rd shift.
***$1,000 sign on bonus***
Associate Degree in Electrical-related field or equivalent from two-year College or technical school is preferred but not required; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Knowledgeable in the following:
Quality Systems Requirements
Environmental Management Systems
Fork Lift and Scissor Lifts
Ability to use Window based applications. Lockout/Tagout as Authorized User. Excellent interpersonal skills. Demonstrates ability to act with limited direction. Strong listening and communication skills. Ability to lift and move 40 pounds without assistance. Required to obtain lift truck certification.
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 80 facilities in 17 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. Learn more about our business units below.