Technician Electrical Instruments

Abbott Laboratories Casa Grande , AZ 85194

Posted 5 days ago

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Primary Function/Primary Goals/Objectives:

Maintenance Electricians are responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining the electrical functionalities of Casa Grande equipment and facilities. The Electrical Maintenance Department is responsible for responding to electrical breakdown of equipment, for completing submitted electrical maintenance work orders and for conducting scheduled electrical preventative maintenance tasks as defined by equipment/plant specifications.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Respond to machine breakdowns due to electrical malfunctions or hardware/software failure (PLC/ladder logic, hard wire)

  • Conduct preventative maintenance tasks for equipment including UPS back- ups, machine PMs and video jets

  • Design electrical modifications which includes researching appropriate software, submitting ECAs, making back-ups of programs as needed and utilization of ladder logic

  • Install and troubleshoot new and modified equipment

  • Conduct project work/electrical upgrades and monitor contractor project work and upgrades

  • Monitor and repair facility and emergency system electrical failures

Education:

High School Diploma/GED required. Associates Degree in Electronics, Electrical Engineering or related education preferred.

Background:

  • Five years OJT experience in electrical machine troubleshooting; experience with computers, PLCs, reading blueprints and schematics

  • Experience with drives, I/O devices, man-machine interfaces and ladder logic (Allen Bradley and Modicon)

  • During electrical troubleshooting, an electrician must be able to track down the source of power failure. For example: The electrician would be checking for incoming power and blown fuses, troubleshooting software in the PLC, checking sensors/photo eyes and checking sequences

  • Good communication skills and prioritization skills are required

Accountability/Scope/Budget:

  • An Electrician is accountable for the proper diagnosis and repair of plant electrical equipment. Errors can result in product spoilage/loss, material loss, equipment repair or replacement, downtime and overtime

  • Accountable for the safety of other employees while operating equipment

  • This position is accountable for complying with applicable FDA (GMP), USDA, OSHA and Abbott regulations, policies, procedures or guidelines

JOB FAMILY:Facilities & Maintenance

DIVISION:ANSC Nutrition Supply Chain

LOCATION:United States > Casa Grande : Plant

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:Standard

TRAVEL:No

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:No

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

EEO is the Law link

  • English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf

EEO is the Law link

  • Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf
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Technician Electrical Instruments

Abbott Laboratories