Job Locations US-FL-Deerfield Beach
Posted Date 4 months ago(9/14/2020 11:47 AM)
Requisition ID
Manufacturing and Distribution - Electricians
Position Type


Electrician position at The Sun Sentinel


3rd shift (overnight) position located in Deerfield Beach, FL 


  • To troubleshoot and repair complex electrical systems on all production related equipment.


  • To perform all electrical repairs assigned by the shift supervisor in accordance with the National Electric Code guidelines.


  • To determine the cause of electrical failures and make recommendations as to the continued safe operation of the equipment.


  • To perform preventive maintenance functions according to department programs and within a specified time frame.


  • To inform the supervisor of all completed work, follow-up and pending work or equipment problems.


  • To work effectively with co-workers in problems solving techniques and to adequately communicate to them the incomplete work and problem areas from shift to shift.


  • To ensure that safe and established work habits are used.


  • To maintain a clean and safe work area.


  • To maintain timely and accurate maintenance records and reports.


  • To recommend parts for repair or replacement and to help maintain current inventory levels.


  • Must be able to work any shift, holidays, weekends and overtime when required


  • Should have a high school education or equivalent related experience.


  • Required five years of on-the-job industrial electrical and electronic training or equivalent related job experience.


  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must have a strong knowledge of industrial electrical, and electronic theory and equipment, microprocessor controlled equipment, complex relay logic systems, high horsepower motor controls, troubleshooting, small motor repair, programmable controllers, un-interruptible power supply systems, and printed circuit board repair.


  • Must be able to read complex electrical and electronic schematic and blueprints, and use various test equipment such as oscilloscopes, multi-function meters, ampere probes and mego-meters.


  • Must have mechanical aptitude and the ability to do equipment design enhancement.


  • Must have a good working knowledge of National Electrical Code.


  • Must be able to lift equipment that will weigh up to 50 pounds.


  • Must be able to walk for extended periods of time.


  • Must be able to bend and kneel in order to work on hard to reach equipment.


  • Must be able to work in conditions which may be unfavorable, this could include varying temperatures, dusty conditions, greasy and dirty areas, and some work out of doors.


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