DuPont Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic in Dahlgren, Illinois

Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic (Job Number: 195598W-01)

Description

Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ is looking for an Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic to join the fun, high energy, and successful team in McLeansboro, IL. We offer all the benefits that a Fortune 500 company has to offer while also providing a small town atmosphere, and a community feel. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more! The inclusive, motivated team in McLeansboro offers a safe and innovative work environment that allows for personal and professional growth. Don’t miss out on this excellent employment opportunity. Apply online today.

In the Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic role, you will utilize your electrical skills to perform high-level electrical and mechanical installation as well as maintenance of field and plant equipment and facilities. You will be challenged with the responsibility of all plant electrical systems. The critical work performed by the Industrial Electrician directly affects the impact of safety, function, longevity and overall operation of electrical and mechanical equipment at the plant.

McLeansboro runs a 24/7 schedule from November through March during our conditioning and packaging season. In the off-season months (spring and summer) we stagger down to a 16/5 schedule.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Management of plant electrical systems

  • Regular inspection

  • Cost analysis

  • Troubleshooting

  • Design

  • Fabrication

  • Wiring

  • Programmable logic controllers/electrical systems

  • Security system and communications systems

  • Maintains relationships with local vendors andcontractors as identified

  • Acts as Plant Electrician and liaison with Engineeringdepartment

  • Deals with various electrical equipment (12V to 480V)

  • Interpretation of electric code of application

Qualifications

The following arerequired:

  • Two year technical/trade degree in an electrical fieldof study, OR HS Diploma/GED and at least two years of IndustrialElectrician experience

  • Mechanical experience

  • Able to understand and interpret the National ElectricCode

  • Able to troubleshoot and maintain 12V-480V systems

  • Knowledge of programmable logic controls and othercontrol systems, graphical user interfaces, motor starters, gear boxes,conveyor systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, etc.

  • Able to read blueprints and ladder logic

  • Willing and able to climb and/or work in elevatedareas; standing and sitting for extended periods

  • Willing and able to work both outdoors and indoors inhot, cold, wet and dry conditions

  • Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs. and completework that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting

  • Willingness and ability to work overtime hoursincluding weekend work required during seasonal peaks

  • Will require shift work

The following arepreferred:

  • PLC troubleshooting experience

  • Project planning & coordination skills

  • Ability to adjust quickly to changing conditions andanticipate needs

  • Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Problem solving capabilities

  • Ability to make independent decisions

  • PC skills

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Illinois-Dahlgren

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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