Lead Factory Electrician in Kent, WA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 9/12/2017

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    Kent, WA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

The essential function of the Facilities Lead/Factory Electrician is to serve the facilities of Carlisle Kent by monitoring, troubleshooting, repairing and servicing the facilities, maintenance, HVAC and electrical systems. Provide facilities, equipment, machinery and HVAC preventative maintenance (PM), with an emphasis on quality work, performed efficiently and following all applicable local and national codes. Must be able to work with suppliers, inspectors, and co-workers to ensure facilities, maintenance, equipment, machinery and HVAC systems remain operational and projects are completed on-time with minimal disruption to operations. Must be able to read and draw diagrams, perform office activities and assist in maintaining facility systems, equipment, machinery and esthetics.

Determine type and cost of materials required for projects, ensure specifications and drawings are accurate, review plans, determine layouts and testing electrical patterns. Responsible for preventive maintenance (PM), and retrofitting equipment to improve the efficiency and performance of the factory. Must be able to work with suppliers, inspectors, and co-workers to ensure electrical systems remain operational and projects are completed on-time with minimal disruption to operations. Perform office activities and assist manager in maintaining facility systems, equipment and esthetics.


* Lead facilities team on daily basis
* Read and maintain electrical designs

* Monitor electrical system(s) and equipment

* Maintain service, and repair electrical system interruptions
* Carry out PM tasks and inspections
* Add/remove electrical drops and outlets

* Troubleshoot, test, and repair various electrical systems, and perform quality control system testing
* Read blue prints, run test, wire devices, isolate problems, replace defective equipment or damaged sections of wiring, and lay conduit
* Interpret electrical drawings and code specifications, and determine wiring layouts

* Coordinate vendor resource requirements and tooling needs
* Document activities by preparing reports for all incidents
* Travel between facilities, coordinate and perform service as required

* Perform or coordinate upgrades and preventive maintenance to electrical control systems

* Keep abreast of new technology, electrical services, and manufacturing processes

*Other duties as required in support of the department and the company*


* This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Regular sitting, standing and walking throughout the day to accomplish tasks
* Occasional sitting
* Manual and finger dexterity used regularly with some repetitive finger motions, and required usage of both hands as needed
* Lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds
* Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision; able to identify colors, small letters and numbers; hand/eye coordination, depth perception and able to adjust focus
* Hearing and speaking
* Other conditions may include frequent reaching, stretching, pushing, pulling, pinching, grasping, gripping, and crouching or stooping


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate


Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies


* Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas


This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)


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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Proficient in electrical installation and maintenance
* Knowledge of electrical tools and machines
* Possess strong manual dexterity
* Strong eye-hand coordination
* Ability to recognize wires by colors
* Excellent written and verbal communicating skills, and problem solving ability
* Works effectively in a fast paced, and rapidly changing environment with ability to multi-task
* Self-motivated, works well in a team and independently
* Flexible to work nights and weekends as needed on short notice
* Demonstrates good judgement and decision-making skills

* Exceptional customer service skills
* Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver's license


* High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

* 5+ years' experience as Journeyman Electrician in a commercial environment


Must maintain industry certifications as applicable to position and value stream that is supported. Including but not limited to; IPC-WHMA-A-620, IPC-JSTD-001, IPC-610, IPC-600 and NASA 8739

* Must have a minimum Journeyman Electrician Certification


* Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled