Electrician in Alcoa, TN at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

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Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of Electricians to join our global Rolled Products (GRP), business unit in Alcoa, TN. Arconic’s Tennessee Operations, is one of the most modern aluminum fabricating facilities in the world. Our plants produce high-quality molten metal and aluminum sheet, and are recognized as a world leader in the business. The facility has been located at the Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains for 100 years, and continues to thrive and grow. 

 The Electrician will troubleshoot, repair, and maintain heavy industrial machinery and equipment with a working knowledge of AC/DC motors and controls, Programmable Logic, combustion, metering, air conditioning, power distribution (low and high voltage), conduit and schematics. Duties include, but are not limited to: • Read electrical schematics to troubleshoot equipment. • Create job kits for maintenance jobs including repairs, new equipment installation, and preventative maintenance. • Perform preventative maintenance on production equipment. • Ability to work at heights •  Adhere to all safety procedures and state and federal regulations. • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, measuring devices, and test equipment. • Hot Work •  Follow instructions and respond to management direction. • Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner. • Exercise strong communication skills and being a good team player. • Maintain a safe and clean work environment. • Provide improvement suggestions to increase quality, production, and safety. •  TN Operations is a 24/7 operation.  This position requires the ability to work a variety of shifts and schedules, including overtime.  • Successful candidate must pass Arconic electrical entrance exam


Basic Qualifications High School diploma or GED

Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status.  ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee. Preferred Qualifications 1+ year of electrical maintenance experience with a variety of areas, including AC/DC motors, electrical controls, programmable controllers, 480v power distribution, PLCs, combustion,
Associate's or bachelor’s degree in an applicable field such as industrial maintenance or industrial electricity program
Completion of an approved technical training or apprentice program
Knowledge of National Electric code
Proficiency with basic computer applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel
Experience with Lean Manufacturing principles and applications
Strong written and verbal communication skills