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Electrician – AA

Location: Carthage, NY

Category: Production

Type: Hourly

Salary Range:$33.15 To 33.15 Hourly

Job Type: Full-time


  • Troubleshoot & solve electrical, instrumentation, and controls problems.
  • Practice & Lead efforts around Lock-Out/Tag-Out procedures per OSHA guidelines.
  • Work effectively with other craftsmen & supervisors
  • Provide support for operations and maintenance.
  • Understand and practice adherence to the National Electrical Code requirements



  • Adhere to Company policies and safety guidelines.
  • Assist customers and maintenance personnel as needed in the areas of electrical power distribution, electrical controls, and associated equipment.
  • Maintain a maintenance log of all electrical equipment.
  • Maintain the PLC systems and use them to troubleshoot equipment, solve process problems,
  • Install, service, troubleshoot, and repair electrical equipment.
  • Install conduit, pull wire, and terminate wiring per electrical schematics.
  • Be available for and respond to emergency call-ins.
  • Help maintain and manage plant parts and equipment inventories


  • Certified Journeyman Electrician through and accredited program preferable
  • Worked a minimum of 4 years as a Certified Journeyman preferable
  • Must be able to read Electrical & Instrumentation Power Diagrams-both one line and three line diagrams.
  • Must be able to read Electrical Control Drawings
    1. Control Architecture Drawings (Network Diagrams, Drive System Overviews)
      1. Relay Logic Electrical Elementaries
      2. PLC Electrical Elementaries
        1. VFD Electrical Elementaries
          1. Motor Starter Electrical Elementaries
          2. Cable and Conduit Schedules
            1. Electrical Connection Diagrams
              1. P&ID drawings
            2. Locate Power Distribution Faults
              1. Rack Breakers In & Out
              2. Replace High Amperage Fuses (> 100 amps)
              3. Replace Circuit Breakers (>100 amps)
              4. Identify Motor Interlock Problems
              5. Locate Faults in Motor Starter Compartments
                1. Replace Motor Contractors, Overload Relays, Control Transformers
                2. Detect and repair short circuit/ground fault conditions (Megger leads)
                3. Proficiently wire a new or replacement motor


  • Must follow the plant safety rules including specific safety rules associated with various tasks. Must use all required safety equipment.
  • Tour work, evening or night shifts on a temporary or permanent basis, may be required. Days off will be assigned. Shift work and holidays may be required.
  • Overtime maybe required.
  • Must be willing and able to do work that involves considerable stooping, bending, and working on scaffolds.
  • Must be willing to do work that requires climbing and working at various heights.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • This position will work at the discretion of the maintenance manager.
  • Must be willing to further education through training and seminars.
  • Responsible for clean-up of work area(s) at the end of each day. Notify supervisor of any potentially dangerous situations and documents all corrective action taken.
  • Must possess and demonstrate a very high personal expectation of housekeeping excellence in all areas of the mill. Must set high housekeeping expectations of others in the plant in all areas of the mill.
  • All other duties as directed by the supervisor


  1. Testing of individual skills will be required
  2. This list is not meant to be all inclusive.

All Ox employees are expected to conduct business in accordance with the highest ethical, moral, and legal standards in the best interests of Ox, its employees, and owners. Each employee has a primary duty to act at all times to uphold these standards and to act with honesty, integrity, and fairness and without actual or apparent conflict of interest.


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