Teknor Apex

  • Electrician Maintenance

    Job Locations US-RI-Pawtucket
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    Celebrating over 90 years…


    Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China, Belgium and Germany.


    In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities. 


    Join our team as an Electrician  11pm to 7am -- Full Time benefits - 40 hours week PLUS overtime in our Pawtucket, RI facility.This position maintains and ensures reliable operation of all Plant Manufacturing and auxiliary equipment.Duties include:


    This position maintains and ensures reliable operation of all Plant Manufacturing and auxiliary equipment. Being a member of the Maintenance Department, a 40 hour work week is guaranteed but weekend overtime is expected when necessary.



    • Knowledge of Power Distribution Systems including switchgear and power distribution panels.
    • Experience with AC and DC motors, motor starters, transformer wiring and relay logic.
    • Experience with Allen Bradley Variable Frequency Drives.
    • Experience with Allen Bradley PLC's, which include ControlLogix, PLC-5  and SLC 500.
    • Be able to follow and understand wiring diagrams.
    • Work well independently and within a group as part of a team.
    • Worked at least 5 years as a Journeyman Electrician in an industrial environment.



    • Handle diagnostic testing, troubleshooting and repairs of electrical components and systems.
    • Troubleshoot equipment using PLC Software.
    • Troubleshoot drive failure and set up replacement drive if needed.
    • Execute and perform diagnostics on electronic components.
    • Execute and perform work based on wiring diagrams sketches and specs.
    • Inspect, repair or replace motors.
    • Maintain power distribution equipment and lighting.
    • Work to complete departmental predictive and preventive maintenance program.



    • Active Rhode Island Electrical Journeyman's License


    • Other related duties as required.

    There are two positions open -    3p to 11p   or     11p to 7a

    Qualifications & Competencies

    • Knowledge of mechanical systems.
    • 5 years maintenance experience with relevant electoral electronics industry, mechanical experience and experience with microprocessor based control instruments.
    • Associates Degree in Electrical field or Electrical Trade School Certification.
    • valid electricians license
    • Be able to lift thirty pounds over their head at least 4 times in 8 hours.
    • Be able to climb and work from Ladder.  


    Our best performers possess the following core competencies:

    Teamwork* Work Ethic and Values * Problem Solving 


    Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees.  We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

    • Medical w/prescription drug coverage
    • Dental and Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k w/company match 
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Service Recognition 
    • Competitive pay 


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