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Laitram®

Electrician - Master with license - Corporate Facilities

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Facilities & Maintenance

Division

Laitram LLC

Hours

Days
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Laitram, L.L.C. is seeking a Licensed Master Electrician to join the Corporate Facilities Management and Engineering Team at our Harahan office.  Under general supervision, this role performs electrical and technical tasks required to install and maintain electrical equipment including, but not limited to, panels, UPS and breakers.

Laitram, L.L.C., is a global manufacturing company that has been part of the Louisiana business landscape for more than 50 years.  Laitram is comprised of four operating divisions - Intralox L.L.C., Laitram Machinery, Inc., Lapeyre Stair, Inc., and Laitram Machine Shop L.L.C.  We employ over 2,400 people worldwide. Laitram has been recognized for innovation and workplace excellence in the New Orleans City Business “Best Place to Work” award.  Laitram is a vibrant, forward-thinking company that brings innovation, integrity and continuous improvement to every aspect of our work.  For more information, visit www.laitram.com.


Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, modify and repair all electrical distribution systems and associated electrical equipment
  • Remain in compliance with current National Electric Code
  • Inspect and test components of electrical systems, including transformers, transfer switches and switch gears
  • Inspect, diagnose, troubleshoot and repair electrical components, systems and wiring.
  • Complete work orders and record material utilized on jobs
  • Run computer cables, connect computer jacks and plugs and test for adequate operation
  • Utilize blueprints, wiring diagrams and manufacturer’s installation manuals to complete assigned projects
  • Survey electrical systems, circuits and plans
  • Must comply with work order system to include interpreting work orders, performing work requested and completing work orders per instruction.
  • Complies with all company policies and procedures and adheres to company standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Performs any other miscellaneous duties as requested.

Requirements

  • State of Louisiana Electrical License preferred.
  • High school graduate or equivalent.  (Trade School a plus.)
  • Minimum of five-year electrical experience in installation, repair, and maintenance of facilities, equipment and systems.
  • Ability to read labels, directions, work orders, wiring schematics, etc.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be a team player committed to working in an environment of continuous improvement
  • This work may require the use of machinery, man lift, scissor lift, etc. (training provided)
  • Must be able to perform the essential requirements identified in the functional job description for this position, including the ability to lift 76lbs.

Desired Qualifications

  • Some computer experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel).
  • Prefer someone with Leadership skills and desire for advancement opportunities.
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EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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