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Electrician Job

Date: Mar 9, 2018

Location: Quincy, FL, US

Company: BASF


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with strong emphasis process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Electrician – 1800880 – Quincy, FL

Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical equipment in an industrial plant, including power distribution, motor controls, PLC’s, wiring and process controls, involving work of a varied nature with minimum supervision. Perform other tasks as assigned by management.

• Recognizes and practices safe work habits in all facets of daily duties.
• Conforms to good work habits at all times.
• Must be physically able to do normal lifting of heavy motors, circuit breakers, electrical cable and other equipment utilized in the electrical industry.
• Possess ability to read and interpret charts, tables, drawings, symbols and equipment manuals used in industry.
• Possess ability to use a multi-meter, clamp-on ammeter and meg-ohmmeter in motor and control troubleshooting.
• Possess skills and ability to properly wire 3-phase, 240/460 volt nine-lead motors and respective starters.
• Have a working knowledge of relay logic and be able to wire I/O PLC systems per provided drawings.
• Experience with troubleshooting relays, starters, actuators and motors.
• Able to relate to routine operations in a manner that is consistent with existing solutions to problems; to conform to established policies and procedures.
• Able to make decisions on available information and take action; make commitments and not change decisions when challenged.
• Able to maintain a mature problem solving attitude while dealing with inter personal conflict, hazardous conditions, hostility or time demands.
• Able to take action in solving problems while exhibiting judgment and a systematic approach to decision making; to identify the important dimensions of a problem, determine potential causes, obtain relevant information and specify alternate solutions.
• Requires lifting up to 50 lbs, carrying up to 25 lbs.
• Requires sitting, standing (in place), walking, and using arm/leg control.
• Requires bending, kneeling, squatting, and crawling.
• Requires wrist turning and finger manipulation.
• Requires ability to climb vertical, fixed ladders with ladder cages (up to 178 ft. structure)
• Requires ability to climb portable step and extension ladders
• Requires the ability to push and pull up to 25 lbs
• Requires ability to twist, turn, and reach above shoulder level.
• Requires simple to firm grasping ability.
• Ability to work a rotating shift Monday-Sunday.
• Willingness to work overtime and respond to call out after hours.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You @BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Basic Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or GED and 5 years experience an industrial electrical field or an Associate’s Degree in electrical maintenance/technology from a technical school or college with three years experience in the industrial electrical field.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience using a multi-meter, clamp-on ammeter and meg-ohmmeter in motor and control troubleshooting.

• PLC experience

• Experience troubleshooting relay logic

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Primary Location: US-FL-Quincy
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Rotating
Organization: N-EDN-Dispersions North America

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee

Job Segment: Electrical, Electrician, Engineering