DuPont Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic ($3,000 Sign-On Bonus) in Grand Rapids, Ohio

Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic ($3,000 Sign-On Bonus) (Job Number: 197167W-01)


Searching for a place where you can use your talent to make a difference? Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for an Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic to join our company at our Grand Rapids Ohio, production facility. We are a high energy, fun team who functions with semi-autonomous work cells. If you are a natural leader who loves continuous improvement and are independently driven, then this is the place for you!

Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ offers an excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more!

As the Industrial Electrician & Maintenance Mechanic, you will work with the Maintenance Team to maintain the facility all of the equipment at the location. You will work to improve the local process control network and propose and implement programming changes. You will be challenged with duties and responsibilities that will evolve throughout the year. Come grow your career with Pioneer, where you'll have opportunities to nurture your passion and use your talents to help solve some of the biggest challenges facing the world today.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain integrity of the PLCautomation servers and PLC processors at location

  • Maintain electrical and mechanical equipment inside andoutside of the plant

  • Troubleshoot and modify ladder logicprograms on Allen Bradley processors using RSLogix 500 and 5000 software

  • Understand the strategy for theProcess Control Network operating production locations and is accountablefor the implementation of the strategy at the local level

  • Lead and foster the safety culturewith team members, and drive maintenance and reliability of the processcontrol network

  • Develop a strategy for PLC automationsupport for the location which includes training of operators

  • Assist in the development,installation, inspection and maintenance of new or enhanced mechanicaland/or electrical equipment

  • Preventative maintenance conducted onfield or facility equipment/machinery or vehicles

  • Estimate labor and equipment costs,maintain appropriate maintenance, inventory and repair logs

  • May lead others in maintenance oroversee certain program, processes or projects


Thefollowing are required:

  • High School Diploma or GED and two years of relatedIndustrial electrical and PLC Automation experience

  • Previous Mechanical or Maintenance experience

  • Previous electrical experience voltages ranging from24v to 480v 3 phase

  • 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

  • Willing and able to work overtime hours includingweekend work and to be on call for operations

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Problem solving skills, conflict resolution skills, andteamwork skills

  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communicationskills

  • Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft Office

  • Understanding of or experience with Allen Bradley

  • Willing to complete additional training if necessary

Thefollowing are preferred:

  • Previous HMI graphical interface programming experienceusing Allen-Bradley FTVSE\FTVME and PanelBuilder32 Software

  • Previous experience programming ladder logic with AllenBradley logix 500 and logix 5000

  • Knowledge of electrical panels and electricaltroubleshooting

  • Advanced degree in related field

  • Ability to read blue prints

  • Ability to obtain professional certifications

  • Training/coaching skills

  • Project management 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-Ohio-Grand Rapids

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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