Electrician - Electrical Assembler
Carol Stream, IL 60188 US
Location: Carol Stream, IL
Hourly Rate: $24-$28 per hour (Depending on Experience)
Are you an experienced Electrician looking to join a dynamic team in Carol Stream, IL? We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Assembler to join our growing organization. This position offers contract-to-hire with a competitive hourly rate and the chance to work on cutting-edge projects.
The Electrical Assembler is primarily responsible for the electrical and mechanical assembly of electrical control panels and cabinets. This role involves point-to-point wiring, machine wiring, and assisting in machine troubleshooting and start-up according to electrical schematics, machine drawings, and engineering specifications.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Build and wire electrical control panels using point-to-point wiring.
Perform machine wiring based on machine drawings and electrical schematics.
Execute mechanical tasks such as attaching enclosures to machines, punching holes in cabinets, drilling and tapping holes in machine conveyors, and bending conduit piping.
Assist electrical engineers with machine electrical systems pre-functional testing and start-ups.
Maintain accurate weekly timesheets documenting work completed.
Participate in Kaizen events targeting improvement activities.
Maintain a clean and organized workplace.
Adhere to all workplace safety standards.
Follow company policies and procedures.
Perform other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Occasionally work under supervision in various areas of production in response to production demands.
Travel to customer sites for machine start-ups as needed.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Associates degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology is a plus.
10+ years of experience in a manufacturing or general labor industry.
6+ years of hands-on experience in electrical control panel building.
6+ years of experience with power and hand tools (e.g., wire cutters, crimpers, soldering irons) and fabrication machinery (e.g., drill press, lathe, grinder), and pneumatic tools.
Previous experience as a temporary contractor working in panel building at our facility is preferred.
Previous experience operating material handling equipment, including forklifts, overhead cranes, gantry cranes, etc.
Electrical licensing is a plus.
Must have a valid Illinois driver's license.
Fluency with Windows Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.).
Meet Your Recruiter
Andy Borycki is a proficient Technical Recruiter with a focus on the Automation Division. With 2 years of invaluable experience in the recruitment field, Andy's passion lies in assisting candidates who are genuinely motivated to embark on new career journeys or redefine their existing roles.
In his role as a Technical Recruiter, Andy's expertise in the Automation Division allows him to expertly connect candidates with opportunities that align with their career aspirations. His commitment to understanding each candidate's unique experiences and goals positions him as a trusted partner in their professional endeavors.
What Andy enjoys most about his work is the opportunity to support candidates who have a genuine desire to find new opportunities or enhance their existing positions. He derives immense satisfaction from guiding individuals motivated to make a change and dedicated to advancing their careers.
Andy's advice to job seekers reflects his emphasis on long-term thinking. He has observed that many candidates focus on the short-term benefits of a job offer, but he encourages them to consider the bigger picture. He believes that thinking about how one can progress and grow within a company in the long run is crucial, as this perspective can lead to more fulfilling and sustainable career choices.