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Bemis Company, Inc.

Electronic Technician

Bemis Company, Inc. - Centerville, IA

If Excellence Drives You, This Is Your Destination.Job DescriptionWHAT YOU GET TO DOInstall, connect, test, and maintain electrical systems for a variety of purposes, including climate control, security, and communications.Install and maintain the electronic controls for machines in business and industry.Work with blueprints during installation of electrical systems in factories, office buildings, and other structures.Update blueprints to reflect improvements or upgrades to plant equipment.Must follow the National Electric Code and comply with State and local building codes when installing these systems.Use testing equipment, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to check the circuits for proper connections, ensuring electrical compatibility and safety of components.Install coaxial or fiber optic cable and other telecommunications equipment.Install telephone systems, perimeter lights, intercom systems, and fire alarm and security systems.Connect motors to electrical power and install electronic controls for industrial equipment.Repair motors, transformers, generators, and electronic controllers on machine tools and industrial equipment.Periodically inspect equipment, and locate and correct problems before breakdowns occur. Includes the monthly work orders associated with preventative maintenance.Replace items such as circuit breakers, fuses, switches, electrical and electronic components, or wire.When working with complex electronic devices, they may work with engineers, engineering technicians, or industrial machinery installation, repair, and maintenance workers.Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, knives, and hacksaws. They also use power tools, conduit bender, and testing equipment such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps.Perform all job duties with safe work practices.All Good Manufacturing Practices must be followed.WHAT WE WANT FROM YOURequirementsMust be able to perform the duties stated above with minimal supervision.Must provide own personal hand tools.Must be willing to work overtime as needed.Must follow electrical safety policies and procedures at all times.Scheduled shifts A,B,C,DMay work nights or weekends, be on call, and willing to provide vacation relief when necessary.A background in electronics is increasingly important because of the growing use of complex electronic controls on manufacturing equipment. Therefore, special training offered by postsecondary technical schools or equivalent experience is required.ResponsibilityResponsible for maintaining plant electrical equipment.Responsible for installation of electrical equipment per NEC guidelines.Responsible for completing the monthly checks associated with the electrical group.Physical Requirements(Occasionally: 1 to 33%; frequently: 34 to 66%; continuously: 67 to 100%)Strength: Heavy work exerting up to 80 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.Climbing: Job requires frequent ascending and descending steps of work platform, ladder, or scaffolding to work on equipment.Standing/walking: Job requires continuous standing and frequent walking; opportunity to sit on breaks.Bending/stooping/kneeling/crouching: Job requires frequent bending body downward and forward by bending the spine at the waist; and occasional crouching.Reaching: Job requires occasionally extending hands and arms in any direction.Push/pulling: Job requires frequent use of upper extremities to press against objects with steady force, and frequent use of upper extremities to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.Lifting: Job requires frequent lifting of objects up to 80# from a lower to a higher position and moving objects horizontally from position to position.Grasping/fingering/feeling: Job requires frequent grasping of objects by applying pressure with the fingers and palm.Talking/hearing: Job requires frequently talking and hearing for the purpose of

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Bemis Company, Inc.

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Location: Centerville, IA

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Established in 1858 in St. Louis, Missouri, as a manufacturer of machine sewn cotton bags for milled food and grain products, Bemis has played an influential role in the packaging industry ever since its founding. Now a global supplier of flexible packaging and pressure sensitive label materials headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis serves customers worldwide and produces packaging for products found in virtually every aisle of the grocery store. With 2011 net sales of $5.3 billion, Bemis operates 78 facilities in 12 countries. Over two-thirds of Bemis packaging is used in the food industry, with the balance used in markets including medical, pharmaceutical, chemical and agribusiness. Our pressure sensitive products are used in industries including graphic arts, digital imaging, assembly engineering, communications and medical.