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PEPSICO Industrial Maintenance Electrician-468 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Quaker Oats Industrial Maintenance ElectricianOverview:Quaker Oats, a division of PepsiCo, is an exciting place to work and start your career! We are currently recruiting Industrial Maintenance Electricians for full-time opportunities at the Cedar Rapids Plant.As an Industrial Maintenance Electrician, you will be part of a department focused on optimizing the operations of our packaging and processing equipment. You will work in an autonomous fashion to respond to machine stoppages, troubleshoot complex equipment issues and focus on root cause problem solving for the prevention of future downtime.Job Duties:- Responsible for the installation and maintenance of a wide variety of electrical controls and systems in a manufacturing environment.- Troubleshoot issues with Allen Bradley components and PLCs utilizing Logix 5000, SLC 500, PLC5 and other Rockwell Software controls.- Frequent work with industrial controls, PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, servo motors, metal detectors, weighing systems, temperature controllers, various feeding systems, extrusion systems, material transport systems and mixing systems.- Responsible for maintaining and repairing 120/208, 277/480 and assisting with 13,800 volt electrical systems.Qualifications:- Successful candidates will be able to operate in a team environment and possess excellent communication skills. Past experience with root cause problem solving and troubleshooting complex machinery is required.- These positions require the ability to work on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts and the ability to work a 12 hour alternate work schedule.- Associates degree in Industrial Maintenance and/or five years experience is required- Familiarity with LOTO and safe work practices is required- Strong background in Rockwell software, PLCs, and HMIs preferred- TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) experience a plusCompensation and Benefits:- Journeyman wage of $39.07- Ability to earn up to 6 weeks paid vacation- 13 paid holidays- Competitive benefits package- Pension and 401K MatchPre-employment assessment testing will be required and all offers are contingent upon passing a pre-employment drug screen and background check.PepsiCo is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the low, please download the available EEO is the Law ( and EEO is the Law Supplement ( documents by copying and pasting the appropriate URL in the address bar of your web browser.