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JBS USA $23.55 - $36.00 BASE PAY RATE ELECTRICIAN HOURLY in Sumter, South Carolina

POSITION SUMMARY: Pilgrim’s of Sumter SC is looking for a licensed Industrial Electrician/ or Journeyman’s Electrician.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Troubleshoot electrical systems throughout the plant.

  • Help maintain electrical equipment through PM procedures.

  • Assist in instituting new control systems.

  • Research and develop better controls and electrical processes.

  • Track and monitor reoccurring problems and provide solutions to correct those problems.

  • Identify weaknesses in the equipment related to electrical systems and develop solutions.

  • Understand the technical functionality on electrical equipment and be able to train operators and maintenance technicians on the operations and troubleshooting of equipment.

  • Assist maintenance personnel in maintaining an efficient production operation and all other duties as assigned by supervisor.

EXPECTATIONS – All Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.

  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.

  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma.

  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization.


  • Industrial Electrician License/or Journeyman’s Electrician’s License with industrial electrical experience, extensive schematic reading capability.

  • Any and all other electrical certifications to include technical college and/or manufacturing certifications ie Allen Bradley, Square D, etc.

  • Preferred 3-5 years of documented experience.