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Title:  Electrician & Instrumentation

Requisition ID:  18137 - 159

West Monroe, LA, US, 71294

Category:  Maintenance & Skilled Trades
Travel:  No Travel Required


 This is a journey-level position with strong electrical and instrumentation skills. This position is responsible for troubleshooting and servicing all production and support equipment within the facility in a safe and efficient manner while ensuring minimal downtime. This position will work closely with the Operations and the Mechanical Maintenance Team to provide maximum facility support


Required Skills



  • Repairs, maintains, and installs wiring, motors, motor controls, PLC’s, AC/DC Drives, transformers, motors, generators, lighting, instrumentation, valves and other electrical systems.
  • Maintain and repair equipment –Distribute Control System (DCS), PLC Equipment, variable speed drives, level, pressure and temperature controls, automatic and pneumatic controls for flow pressure, turbine generators, breakers and power distribution equipment.
  • Provides technical support by operating a variety of electrical testing equipment in locating and determining types of electrical malfunctions within the mill.
  • Studies plans, drawings, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirement and sequence of repairs and/or installations.
  • Application of NFPA Guidelines including publication 70 (National Electric Code).

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to work in a physically intense environment / Ability to lift to 74 pounds.
  • Requires frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, and climbing. 
  • Ability to work in elevated temperatures more than 100 degrees F.
  • Ability to substantially move wrists, hands, and/or fingers to turn wrenches and adjust the equipment.
  • Ability to climb ladders, stairs and work in high places off mobile platforms (i.e. scissors lift, etc.).

Required Experience


  • 3-5 years of troubleshooting experience with close support of production equipment.
  • Understanding of National Electric Code (NEC)
  • Experience with electric motors, drives, & PLCs



  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Associates Degree in Electrical / Instrumentation preferred

Nearest Major Market: Monroe

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