Warren, MI Grow Facility
April 27 th, 2020
Description of Work:
We are currently seeking a highly-skilled, reliable, self-motivated Electrical and Powerhouse Technician to join our growing team. In this role, you will monitor the powerhouse, respond to all service tickets, perform routine maintenance, and provide infrastructure upgrades as needed. To succeed in this position, you will be an independent, competent, and thorough professional who takes great pride in their work and is committed to safety.
Duties & Responsibilities
ESSENTIAL:Conducts self in an appropriate manner as a representative of Livwell, working effectively in a diverse working environment.Works in the cultivation facilities, offices and stores to repair and maintain the facilities and assist other trades.Diagnosis, troubleshoots and repairs electrically related problems including wiring, lighting, BASystems, control systems, motors, 120v/208, 277/480 volt systems, etc. in various installations.Repairs and maintains electrical equipment in generating station and powerhouse: Tests defective equipment to determine cause of malfunction or failure, using voltmeters, ammeters, thermal monitoring, and related electrical testing apparatus.
Notifies facility manager and plant personnel of necessary equipment downtime requiring changes from normal generating and transmission equipment operation to maintain uninterrupted service.
Repairs and replaces equipment, such as relays, switches, supervisory controls, and indicating and recording instruments.
Tests and repairs switchboard and equipment circuitry, interpreting wiring diagrams to trace and connect numerous wires carrying current for independent functions.
Cleans and repairs brushes, commutators, windings, and bearings of generators, motors, and converters.
Monitor and maintain transmission and distribution equipment, including generators, transfer switches, transformers, switchgear, panels, breakers, and cabling.
Installs, repairs and maintains new and installed electrical fixtures, electrical services and systems and equipment. Work may also include but not limited to heating, air conditioning, and plumbing, pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanical, carpentry and other general building maintenance systems and equipment.Prepares materials lists and performs tasks to ensure completion of the work in a timely and efficient manner.Operates hand and power tools, Livwell facilities maintenance equipment, snow removal equipment, company vehicles, scissor/ bucket lifts and/or other heavy equipment as needed.Works under minimum supervision and on occasion may direct the work of others in assigned duties.Conforms to all safety regulations and practices.Works on occasion in confined spaces, at unusual heights, outdoors in all weather conditions, in a garage environment and lifts objects such as motors up to 50 lbs. in weight.OTHERPerforms other duties as assigned.
Must possess a journeyman electrician license and the ability to perform the work of the trade.Must have knowledge of 208/480 volt systems, control systems, generators, transfer switches, electrical distribution equipment, and experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical facilities and equipment, air conditioning, heating, plumbing, carpentry, locksmith work and fabrication.Must possess a minimum set of hand tools as required of trade.Must be able to acquire knowledge of EPA, MED, Dept of AG and other related safety rules and regulations and have knowledge and ability to follow safe work practices.Must be able to read and understand at the appropriate level technical manuals, schematics, blueprints and technical trade code books pertaining to facilities and equipment serviced.Must be able to work under minimum supervision and be capable of directing others in assigned duties.Must be able and willing to work changing shifts, in confined spaces, at heights, in a garage environment, outdoors in inclement weather and to lift objects up to 50 lbs. in weight.Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a diverse workforce.Applicants must be at least 21 years old.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.