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Electrician / PLC Technician

Posting ID:     22373
Position Type:   Regular    
City:   Camden, SC, United States
Location:      Camden Plant (SC03) 

Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.

Position Summary:

Electricians provide highly technical skills in the construction, installation, operation, testing and maintenance of all electrical and PLCs, computer systems and related equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as lead person on projects, installations or other assignment
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and install electrical equipment to ensure production goals are met
  • Troubleshoot and maintain three phase electrical, low voltage and PLC systems daily
  • Diagnose cause of electrical or mechanical malfunction or failure of operational equipment and perform preventative and corrective maintenance
  • Set up and perform equipment calibrations daily
  • Assemble and test experimental motor control devices, switch panels, transformers, generator windings, solenoids and other electrical equipment and components
  • Modify electrical prototypes to correct functional deviations
  • Develop wiring diagrams, layout drawings and engineering specifications for system or equipment modifications or expansion and direct personnel performing routine installation and maintenance duties
  • Plan, direct and record periodic electrical testing and recommend or initiate modification or replacement of equipment which fails to meet acceptable operating standards
  • Actively participates in all phases of mill project work when required
  • Other duties as assigned

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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Camden, South Carolina
Camden is one of South Carolina’s fastest-growing towns and is dedicated to an enhanced quality of life. Legendary for its equestrian history, this vibrant but affordable community features southern charm and a relaxing atmosphere, and its residents take great pride in its 250 years of heritage. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/camden-sc

Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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