102 Westside Blvd NW Roanoke, VA 24017
Founded in 1993, our client is one of the largest domestic steel producers and metals recyclers in the United States based on estimated annual steelmaking and metals recycling capability, with annual revenues of $8.8 billion in 2014, over 7, 700 employees, and manufacturing facilities primarily located throughout the United States (including six steel mills, eight steel processing facilities, two iron production facilities, over 90 metals recycling locations and six steel fabrication plants).
Their steelmaking operations consist of mills, producing steel from steel scrap using electric arc furnaces, continuous casting, automated rolling mills, and downstream finishing facilities. This segment accounts for over 60% of the company’ s external net sales. The steel products they manufacture include high quality sheet and long products, and are used in a wide variety of end markets, such as automotive, construction, manufacturing and energy
The company seeks energetic, hardworking electricians with PLC experience to perform scheduled & unscheduled maintenance at its plant. Former service members (especially those from the Navy Nuclear program) are highly encouraged to apply as are electricians from heavy industries. The electricians work a four day on (12 hour shifts- 7am-7pm, 7pm-7am), four day off schedule. They rotate from night to day every 8 days. This is a fast paced environment where technicians are encouraged to problem solve and safety is paramount. It is a Non Union shop.
· 2+ years of hands-on experience
· Need to understand and still be an expert of basic electrical theory learned in " A" school
· Extensive high voltage systems maintenance, operation and theory, including electrode regulation
· Basic mechanical and hydraulic knowledge
· Extensive AC & DC drive experience
· Proven team player that works effectively in a group
· Effective written and verbal communication skills
Compensation & Benefits
Electricians earn an hourly wage, production bonus & monthly bonus. Most rotating shift electricians earn $70-90K a year. Complete suite of corporate benefits (Medical, dental, 401k...) are part of the package