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Electrician Apprentice

Company: Corteva
Location: York
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

DescriptionNow Offering SIGN-ON BONUS of $2,500!!
At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what's next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture - solving the world's food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrician Apprentice to join our team at our York NE facility!
As an Electrician Apprentice, you will gain knowledge in the development, installation, and maintenance of mechanical and/or electrical equipment as well as expand upon your ability to read and interpret electrical schematics, blueprints, and diagrams. This experience will provide you with hands on experience using the National Electric Code (NEC) to better prepare you for future licensing exams. This will be a full-time position working with a team of experienced electrical and mechanical professionals

VISA Sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
This role will be on-site at our Corteva location.

What You'll Do:

Assist in installing, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical systems, industrial machinery, and production equipment.
Assist in performing electrical and mechanical maintenance functions necessary to maintain all service equipment (palletizers, conveyors, bagging equipment, bucket elevators, augers, HVAC, etc.).
Learn, troubleshoot and maintain Process Control Systems such as Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) Human-Machine Interface (HMI) Motor Controls, etc.
Accurately complete reports, logs, and maintain records on equipment.
Diagnose malfunctions of defective equipment by performing Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and implementing corrective action.
Gain knowledge in the development, installation, and maintenance of mechanical and/or electrical equipment.
Expand upon your ability to read and interpret electrical schematics, blueprints, and diagrams.
Adherence to all quality systems and safety procedures including environmental regulations OSHA and PSM.
Make recommendations for improved safety.
Various other duties as assigned.

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

What Skills You Need (qualifications):

Basic understanding of electrical systems from education or hands on experience.
You have working knowledge of electrical theory and diagnosing and troubleshooting power and electrical controls using AC and DC voltages ranging from 24V to 480V 3 Phase Motors and Controls.
You can accurately use industrial electronic testing equipment such as: Megger, Multimeter, Amp Meter, and other testing equipment as required.
You have a valid US driver's license.
You possess good computer aptitude including the use of Microsoft Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), and are willing and able to learn other company specific applications as required.
You are willing and able to perform the physical aspects of the job with or without reasonable accommodation: climb and/or work in elevated areas, stand and sit for extended periods, work outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet, and dry conditions, lift up to fifty (50) lbs., and perform work that involves repetitive motion and lifting.
You can work independently as well as in a team environment.
You have good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
You have high diligence, can multitask, maintain an organized workplace, and have excellent critical thinking skills.
You value health and safety! You will always work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely every day.
You are willing and able to work a rotating shift and overtime hours, which include nights and weekends during seasonal peaks to support production demand.

What Makes You Stand Out (preferred skills):

Two-Year Technical or Associates Degree in Industrial Electronics, Industrial Technology, Automation, or related field.
Military experience in Electricity, Electronics, Power Distribution, or related field.
Previous experience with Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) Servo Drives and PLC Systems.
Direct experience and knowledge of industrial maintenance, automated systems, hydraulics, and pneumatics.
Benefits - How We'll Support You:
  • Numerous development opportunities offered to build your skills
  • Be part of a company with a higher purpose and contribute to making the world a better place
  • Health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment
  • Four weeks of paid time off and two weeks of well-being pay per year, plus paid holidays
  • Excellent parental leave which includes a minimum of 16 weeks for mother and father
  • Future planning with our competitive retirement savings plan and tuition reimbursement program
  • Learn more about our total rewards package here -
  • Check out life at Corteva! Are you a good match? Apply today! We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team. Corteva Agriscience--- is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to boldly embracing the power of inclusion, diversity, and equity to enrich the lives of our employees and strengthen the performance of our company, while advancing equity in agriculture. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. Discrimination, harassment and retaliation are inconsistent with our values and will not be tolerated. If you require a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit:Accessibility Page for Contact InformationFor US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' posterTo all recruitment agencies: Corteva does not accept unsolicited third party resumes and is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Keywords: Corteva, Lincoln , Electrician Apprentice, Professions , York, Nebraska

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