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Plant Maintenance Electrician (San Antonio)

San Antonio, TX, US, 78257

Texas Materials

 
 

Job ID:  414239

 

Texas Materials is a locally-based construction company and building materials supplier, which is A CRH Company, the largest asphalt, ready mix and aggregates producer in North America. Texas Materials is part of CRH's growing Texas-based network of 47 locations and over 1,200 employees statewide. 

 

Position Overview

This position will be responsible for analyzing and correcting electrical problems and repairing and overhauling electrical equipment and controls

and ensuring the proper electrical functioning of plant equipment and machinery and to troubleshoot any electrical/electronic malfunctioning and complete appropriate repairs and maintenance.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Maintain all electrical components at company locations including plants, scale houses and mechanic shop
  • Maintain and repair all existing electrical/electronic equipment in the production areas
  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment
  • Operate mechanical tasks as directed by supervisor
  • Prepare maintenance reports for management as directed
  • Maintain strict documentation of all plant electrical circuitry
  • Provide general lead electrician support
  • Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, process sheets, and assembly schematic drawings
  • Diagnose and test malfunctioning machinery and discuss malfunction with other facility personnel
  • Replace or repair faulty electrical/electronic components of a machine
  • Calibrate and adjust all electrical/electronic equipment according to the manufacturer’s specifications
  • Do minor programming and maintenance for programmable logic controller based equipment
  • Maintain proper stock of tools and electrical parts to perform routine work
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Education/Experience

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Vocational school or junior technical college training in electronics. 
  • Satisfactory completion of formal apprenticeship or completion of in-plant, four year training program to satisfaction of the plant training committee. 
  • State license required (Grade III) for Installation and Industrial Electrician.
  • Must have a Journeymen's license and experience with VFD's, soft starts and other motor controls.
  • Valid state driver’s license and satisfactory driving record is required.
  • Two years minimum experience as an Electrician required.

     

    Work Requirements

  • Must be 18 years in age or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes and Safety Vest.
  • Compliance with all OSHA and/or MSHA regulations.

     

    Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • High degree of precision working with minimum tolerances required. 
  • High degree of attention and care required to prevent injury to others when responsible for flow of electrical power. 

 

Work Environment

  • Conditions where there is danger to life, health or bodily injury such as closeness to moving mechanical parts; working on scaffolding and high places; exposure to burns, radiant energy, explosives, toxic chemicals, and electrical shock.
  • Exposed to high voltage electricity.
  • Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.

 

The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

 

 

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Texas Materials  is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Nov 21, 2022


Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

Job Segment: Machinist, Facilities, Plant Operator, Electrical, Electrician, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering