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Amentum Industrial Electrician in Mossville, Illinois

Job Summary

Amentum is seeking a 1st shift Industrial Electrician for our facility operations & maintenance team in Mossville and Peoria, IL.

This position is responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in responding to work orders, troubleshooting, servicing, and documenting the electrical and controls needs of equipment and systems related to HVAC units, conveyors, motors, lighting systems, control circuits, VFDs, PLCs, conveyors, cranes, and hoists.

Must have the ability to maintain, improve, and participate in developing control systems, programming ladder logic / PLCs (Allen Bradley, Siemens, Wago, GE, MicroLogix, ControlLogix, PLC-5) and HMI. Works with Allen Bradley controls and instrumentation such as thermocouples and transducers, as well as primary voltages up to and including 480v.

Responsibilities:• Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs electrical equipment and control circuits from 24v up to and including 480V AC, electro-mechanical test devices, instrumentation devices, PLCs / ladder logic controllers, and variable frequency drives as necessary.• Calibrates instrumentation equipment and controls for optimum performance.• Procures parts from crib systems, OEM or authorized vendors.• Identifies and documents root cause analysis and cost savings.• Assures work conforms to NEC guidelines. • Utilizes the building automation system to track building conditions and the operation of facilities equipment.• Utilizes strong electrical and mechanical skills in order to complete assignments.• Performs preventive maintenance as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).• Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.• Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.• Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.• Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.• Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  • Five years of experience performing electrical maintenance in an industrial environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.

  • Must have a valid Driver's License

  • Ability to work in the U.S. without sponsorship/work authorization

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree in industrial technology or certificate from an industrial electrical course

  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing 480V 3 phase.

  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing electrical issues on cranes and hoists

  • Experience installing, troubleshooting and repairing VFD’s, Allen Bradley PLC’s, Allen Bradley RS Logix Software.

  • Experience installing rigid conduit and EMT up to 3 inch

  • Working knowledge of NEC, sizing wire and transformers, calculating conduit fill.

  • Experience troubleshooting and replacing 3 phase motors up 60hp.

  • Experience with a CMMS or Maintenance Management System (i.e. Maximo, MP2, etc.)

  • NFPA-70E training preferred

  • Other Attributes:• Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. If you are an applicant with a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability—or unable to use—the online application system and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Reasonable Accommodation Helpline at 1-888-877-3181 or 301-944-3299 or email for assistance. In order to address your request, the following information is needed:


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