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Journeyman Electrician - Ontario Processing Plant

Caldwell, ID 97914

Posted: 09/18/2023 Industry: FOOD PROCESSING Job Number: 999 Pay Rate: $40.00/hr

Job Description

Gem State Staffing-Caldwell is seeking Experienced Journey Electricians for a factory located in Ontario, OR. These full-time, temp-to-hire, opportunities will work for an industry leader in food processing.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES including the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and specialized potato-processing equipment such as conveyors, and programmable logic controllers.

Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment.

Shall have proven and demonstrated history of responsible and safe electrical work and possess a strong knowledge of NEC safety standards and other associated standards and codes.

Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables.

Tests malfunctioning machinery and discusses malfunction with other maintenance employees, (General Maintenance, Pump Mechanics and Electronics) to diagnose malfunction.

Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices as appropriate or necessary.

Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.

Reads blueprints, and all types of electrical schematics.

Replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors as necessary or required.

Operates equipment to test for malfunctions, and to verify repairs. Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings.

Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.

Must own and maintain the minimum required quality and quantity of personal hand tools for use on the job as instructed by your supervisor.

Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Must hold current Journeyman Electrical License from the State or Oregon.


· 1 Day Shift and 4 Night Shift positions available

· Shifts are 6-6

· Example of scheduled work days for the month of Sept 2023: 1-3rd, 6-7th. 11-12th, 15-17th, 20-21st, 25-26th, 29-Oct 1st.

· 30 Working Day Probationary Period before conversation to factory payroll as full-time employee.

· Weekly payroll schedule, every Friday for last week’s hours

· Starting pay $40.00/hr – pay increase to $43.47/hr after conversation + with shift differential for night shift(s)

Additional Information

Applicant Instructions

Interviews are conducted daily at 304 Cleveland Blvd in Caldwell. No appt needed for interviews during normal biz hours. Feel free to call/text if you have any questions before heading to our office: 208-455-3504

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Dustin Cureton
Branch Manager - Caldwell

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