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Roseburg Forest Products Electrician in Chester, South Carolina


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  • 12-Aug-2018 to 20-Sep-2019 (PST)

  • Chester Engineered Wood

  • Chester, SC, USA

  • 23.00 to 32.00

  • Hourly

  • Full Time

Full benefits package

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Job Title: Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Founded in 1936, Roseburg Forest Products is a privately owned company and one of North America's leading producers of particleboard, medium density fiberboard and thermally fused laminates. Roseburg also manufactures softwood and hardwood plywood, lumber, LVL and I-joists. The company owns and sustainably manages more than 600,000 acres of timberland in Oregon, North Carolina and Virginia, as well as an export wood chip terminal facility in Coos Bay, Ore. Roseburg products are shipped throughout North America and the Pacific Rim. To learn more about the company please visit


  • Performs highly skilled electrical maintenance tasks including equipment installation.

  • Repair and PM electrical machinery. This may include, but not limited to, such equipment as AC/DC motors, drives, pneumatic, hydraulic, conveyors and packaging systems, and instrumentation and PLC controls.

  • In downtime situations, must be able to analyze cause of breakdown with equipment.

  • Must also determine and complete maintenance repairs required to return the equipment to effective operating conditions.

  • Follow and adhere to safety lockout procedures and strictly adhere to plant safety rules as well as follow excellent housekeeping practices to help maintain a clean work environment

  • Must be able to work independently as well as in a group.


  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Stable employment history with a minimum of four years of experience in Industrial Maintenance work AND/OR equivalent education to include vocational/technical school certificate/diploma.

  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, on-call and rotating shifts and holidays.

  • Proficient in the use of hand and power tools.

  • Experience with reading electrical drawings and schematics.

  • Troubleshooting experience, including the use of necessary test instruments such as digital multi-meter, oscilloscope, megger, etc.

  • Experience using a computer for record keeping and documentation.

  • Able to work in extreme heat/cold, navigate catwalks and ladders physical ability to perform the essential physical functions of the position, which includes climbing stairs, lifting up to 50 pounds, stooping and bending.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and constructively.

  • Comprehension of complex work instructions and documentation.

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts in an industrial environment.

  • Team oriented.

  • Willing and able to learn new jobs and skills.

  • A personal and total committement to observe all safety rules and regulations including NEC and NFPA70E (including LOTO and Arc Flash).

  • Knowledge of DC motors and motor controls.

  • Knowledge of AC motors and motor controls.

  • Knowledge of DC, VFD, and servo drives.

  • Knowledge of single phase and 3-phase power distribution systems.

  • Knowledge of various process instrumentation, including pressure, flow, temperature, level,weight, etc.

  • Knowledge of PLC controls, HMI operator interfaces, and control systems networking.

  • Working knowledge of basic industrial mechanical issues.


  • Experience with CMMS.

  • Knowledge of fire alarm and protection systems.

  • Experienced in pneumatic, hydraulic, and conveyor systems.

  • Excellent skills in root cause analysis.

  • Previous experience in Rockwell Software RSLogix5000 and FactoryTalk View Studio (Editor, Me, & SE), AB PowerFlex VFD's and Kinetics Servos, and Ethernet IP networks using AB Stratix switches.


Roseburg Forest Products