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Electrical/Instrumentation Tech

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Date: Sep 9, 2021

Location: Wilmington, MA, US, 1887

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Lubrizol Advanced Materials is an essential ingredient in improving lives. Our innovative products enhance the shampoos, lotions and soaps you use; the medicine you take; the sports apparel and shoes you wear; the detergents that keep your whites whiter and your colors from fading; the medical devices that speed your recovery and enhance your comfort; the specialty coatings that make your wood furniture, floors and cabinets more durable, more beautiful and more sustainable; and the plumbing systems in your home that will never corrode, pit or scale.  With such a diverse portfolio, Lubrizol Advanced Materials offers unparalleled career growth opportunities for top-talent.  To learn more about each of our core businesses, click on the following links: Engineered PolymersPersonal CareHome CareLubrizol LifeSciencesPerformance Coatings, and Lubrizol CPVC Piping Systems

Responsible for the following electrical equipment:
•    High Voltage systems: incoming power service (12.47 kV), transformers, generators. Work can be outsourced as necessary.   
•    Electrical circuits from 24VDC to 480VAC 3-Phase: From control circuits to lighting circuits to motor circuits.
•    Control systems: PLC’s and other various independent controllers.
•    Instrumentation: thermocouples, pressure sensors, level sensor, flow meters, switches, transmitters, valves and actuators.

Responsible for the following duties to be performed on the equipment:
•    Maintenance of existing equipment:
    Respond to emergency work order requests from manufacturing to address electrical equipment issues, ranging from power equipment to instruments and controls equipment. Troubleshoot and implement corrective action safely and efficiently.
    Perform routine preventive maintenance on electrical equipment, instruments and controls to increase the reliability of the manufacturing operation.
•    Installation and commissioning of new electrical equipment.
    Support electrical equipment installation during capital projects to increase manufacturing capabilities.
    Coordinate electrical work during capital jobs with other crafts operating in the same area, internally and externally.
    Ensuring the proper documentation and procedures have been established, including PM frequency, calibration Standard Operating Procedure, maintenance SOP and operation SOP.

Responsible for contributing to the continuous improvement of the Electrical Safety Program
•    Assist in developing and improving internal standards regarding electrical installation, maintenance, and safety.
•    Assist in teaching other internal personnel on these standards and skillset.
•    Assist in evaluating outside resources regarding their quality o•    


Minimum 3 years’ experience with diploma from accredited Technical School or military electrical/electronic training or a minimum 6 years field experience in manufacturing environment without a degree
•    Working knowledge of process instrumentation, motors, electrical circuits and electrical distribution
•    Ability to interpret schematic drawings of pneumatic loops, hardware relay logic diagrams, PLC control programs, motor control circuit diagrams, etc.  
•    Ability to associate circuit symbols with actual components to include solid state electronics (transistors, integrated chips, resistors, capacitors, etc.) and common industrial electrical hardware (relays, contactors, starters, etc.).  
•    Have good mathematical skills for calculation of electrical/electronic equations 
•    Ability to install electrical conduit of the various trade size (pvc, emt, rigid) and install instrumentation tubing.
•    Demonstration of excellent troubleshooting skills and continuous improvement mindset.
•    Possess the following cognitive skills: perception, memory, judgment, reasoning, disseminating, discerning and troubleshooting/problem-solving.  
•    Utilizes data to make decisions.
•    Use of computers and all usual office equipment with a working knowledge of Office software such as Word, Excel, Outlook, etc
f work and adhering to standards of safety

Located just 15 miles north of Boston and 15 miles south of New Hampshire, this region offers a great place to live for all ages.  Wilmington is a vibrant bedroom community with a strong sense of community and one of the most affordable suburbs in Massachusetts.  In addition to having many available community activities it is a very short drive to the historical streets of Boston, the breathtaking views of the White Mountains of New Hampshire and Green Mountains of Vermont, as well as the beautiful coastline from Maine to Connecticut.  Blending a rich history with a stable economy, healthy business climate and outstanding schools and neighborhoods, Wilmington, MA is an excellent place to work and live.

Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.


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Please let us know if you need an accommodation to proceed with your application for a posted job, or with any other aspect of the interview or assessment process.  You can either call 440-943-4200 and ask for Talent Acquisition or send an email to talentacquisition@lubrizol.com. Please note that this phone line and email address are not to be used for checking on the status of an already submitted application and not to be used by third party recruiters

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