South Brunswick, NJ   /   Electrical & Instrumentation Tech

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Job Code: 1516
Job Title: Electrical & Instrumentation Tech
Location: South Brunswick, NJ
Job Category: Craft Workers (skilled)

Job Description:
$1,500 sign-on bonus for new employees, paid after successful 90-day probation period.

Sunny Delight Beverage Company in Dayton, NJ has an employment opportunity for a skilled Electrical and Instrumentation technician. The successful candidate will demonstrate technical skills with minimal direction. This individual will support and maintain plant electrical, controls, instrumentation systems and will have the ability to operate equipment and machinery safely while meeting all quality and production expectations.


Maintain and troubleshoot plant electrical distribution panels
Install, maintain and troubleshoot all 480vac to 24vdc plant electrical systems and Motor Control Centers
Use EI&C, Mechanical and Operational skills to be able to troubleshoot and repair process and packaging equipment (fillers, conveyors, drives, packers, palletizers, etc.)
Troubleshoot PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, servo drives and other electronically controlled equipment
Install, setup, calibrate, inspect and troubleshoot process instrumentation equipment
Troubleshoot PLC and HMI (Wonderware and other) programming
Provide on-going support for evolving machine controls needs and provide the daily support required to maintain the manufacturing systems by maintaining, troubleshooting and modifying/editing EIC systems, technologies, and documentation
Performs necessary steps to ensure Personnel Safety, Quality and Food Safety
Performs other duties as assigned
REQUIRED Education/Work Experience:

High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum 1-2 years practical or work experience in electrical & instrumentation field
Experience working in a fast paced environment.
DESIRED Education/Work Experience:

Formal EI&C education via trade/vocational school, military or other industrial electrical certification or equivalent work experience a plus
Demonstrated mechanical skills/knowledge
Experience with Power Distribution Systems up to and including 480VAC with working knowledge of the N.E.C. and strong experience with basic electrical tools (Meggers, Amp meters, Volt meters, conduit tools, etc.). Able to read power and controls schematics.
Experienced with integrating electrical, instrumentation and mechanical knowledge into a single troubleshooting system and operating equipment experience *Experience with the Utilities, Process, and Machine Controls systems below or equivalent:
PLC-5, SLC-500, Control Logix 5000
Communication Networks (DH+, Control net, Device net, Ethernet)
Vision systems, online printing/coding system is a plus
Allen Bradley 1336, SEW drives, Power Flex series motor controls, Pacific Scientific/Krones/Rockwell or other Servo Controls
Knowledge of Operator Interface Systems
Wonderware HMI and Panel View HMI or equivalent *Experience with Instrumentation
Experienced in the calibration of flow, pressure, level, and temperature instruments.
Capable of supporting basic board level electronic system repairs (i.e. troubleshoot to the board level and replace boards as necessary)
Familiar with P&IDs and able to use as tool for troubleshooting
Experience in a flexible, multi-skilled, team based working environment
Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00 - $36.00 per hour

Sunny Delight Beverages Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans & the disabled are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or national, permanent resident, refugee or asylee, or temporary resident under the legalization program of the 1986 Immigration Act. Sunny Delight Beverages Company does not offer practical training positions nor sponsor foreign citizens to obtain work visa or permanent residency (except for certain highly specialized roles such as some R&D positions requiring Doctorate degrees.)

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