PLC Industrial Electrician

Skilled Crafts & Trades/Maintenance
KOCH CHEM TECH (Membrane/John Zink/Koch-Glitsch/KHT/KSPS/OPD/Knight)
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Koch Membrane Systems (KMS) was founded in the early 1960's by chemical engineering professors from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to commercialize technology developed in their laboratories. Since its inception, KMS has focused on the enormous worldwide need for purified water in a broad variety of applications. KMS also provides superior problem solving for purification, filtration and separation of fluids in the food, dairy, beverage and bio-technology areas. As a result, the company has grown into a world leader in the development, manufacture and sale of membrane-based separations equipment.PLC Industrial Electrician:

Repairs, maintains, and installs wiring, motors, transformers, generators, lighting, and other electrical systems. Working conditions include restricted movement, dirty environment, hazardous materials, lifting and carrying heavy objects.
Shift: First Shift (Mon - Fri)
  • Installs, repairs, and maintains motors, transformers, generators, lights, appliances, circuits, wiring, and other electrical system equipment and components in compliance with electrical codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Operates a variety of electrical testing equipment in locating and determining types of electrical malfunctions.
  • Studies plans, drawings, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirement and sequence of repairs and/or installations.
  • Repairs and maintains high voltage systems.
  • Perform Electrical/Mechanical maintenance tasks as assigned to keep up with Maintenance Department work load.
  • Execute Preventive and Corrective Maintenance work orders as assigned.
  • Properly document activities as to actual work done, parts used, etc.
  • Assist in improving PM procedures by participating in procedure audits and reviews, recommending PM changes based on personnel observations, etc.
  • Ensure all electrical and mechanical work meets established codes and KMS standards.
  • Participate in electrical code compliance and safety inspections as required.
  • Continually monitor KMS facilities and equipment for electrical code compliance and safety; document and report any discrepancies for correction.
  • Ensure any documentation and drawings used are returned to the designated storage location.
  • Perform duties to support Facilities maintenance as assigned.
  • Available for on-call rotation for Police, Fire Department, facilities emergencies and off shift requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned (shop clean up, general mechanical maintenance, general facilities support, etc.). 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to the electrical trade.
  • Knowledge of applicable electrical codes, standards, and regulations.
  • Knowledge of electrical application for high and low voltage electric system.
  • Skill in the installation, repair and maintenance of all types of electrical system equipment and components.
  • Skill in both verbal and written communication.
  • Experience trouble-shooting and correcting PLC/Controls issues;
  • Knowledge of complete range of system controls including power / motor circuitry, relay logic,
  • Allen Bradley PLC Hardware, PLC programming, HMI graphic design, SCADA systems and pneumatics.
  • Experience in developing, specifying and installing new/upgraded PLC/Process controls and AC drives.  
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current Massachusetts Electrician License in good standing
  • 3+ years experience as a licensed electrician in a manufacturing/industrial environment
  • Must have experience trouble shooting PLC
  • Must be able to read and understand PLC language 

KMS is headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts, a suburb north of Boston. We employ over 400 people worldwide. KMS has worldwide sales and a strong base of loyal customers. We are emphasizing new and improved products to solve the world's liquid separations problems. They are more fully described on our website ( We are now seeking additional outstanding professionals in all aspects of our business in order to augment our world-class capabilities and growth.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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