Electronic Technician in Cedar Rapids, IA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


IA Cedar Rapids

Job Type:

Production Maintenance

Job Posting Title:

Electronic Technician

Job Description:

Position Overview:

Perform skilled journey-level work in the construction, maintenance and repair of electrical and electronic equipment, apparatus and fixtures used at the plant.  Perform general plant maintenance duties.  Provide leadership and support for apprentices.  $27.24/hr

Immediate repair to maintain production will be major focus for the Plant Electronic Technician.   Must be able to work from a pre-assigned schedule and without direct supervision (will receive assignments (i.e. equipment breakdown) from Group Leaders).  Will also assist on major capital projects. 

Responsibilities and Essential Job Functions:

May perform a combination of the following duties based upon job assignment:

• Inspect, maintain repair and overhaul electromechanical and solid state electrical equipment, using a variety of electrical test equipment, meters, powered and non-powered tools and equipment.

• Install new electrical and electronic equipment and electrical wiring according to the National Electrical Code and company electrical standards.

• Maintain and repair electrical and electronic systems.

• Perform low voltage switching and operate generators in support of operations.

• Work safely and cooperatively with co-workers, contractors and the public.

• Lead a team in performing maintenance or repair work.

• Other related incidental work as needed.

• Comply with and practice proper equipment clearance procedures.

• Perform all work in compliance with applicable codes, standards, safety and environment regulations.

• Responsible for station lockout/tag out procedures as needed and as mandated by company policy.

• Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Mechanical - Repair chain, belt and gear drives, bearings.
  • Sheet Metal - Repair spouting, ducting, patch leaks.
  • Pipefitting - Repair valves, traps, fittings, (steam, air, water leaks).
  • Millwrights - Repair safety guarding, flooring (wood, concrete or metal), pneumatic systems, conveying systems (all types), milling equipment (rolls, aspirators, sifters, grinders etc.)
  • Lubrication - Grease equipment and change oil.
  • General - Respond to security and fire alarm systems.
  • Misc. – rebuild gearboxes, motors, pneumatic assemblies, etc
  • Other duties as assigned.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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