• Reliability Electrician

    Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
    Job Description

    We’re a company leading the future of manufacturing, and our multi-brand strategy supports a culture of innovation, even after 50 years of success. In this role, candidates gain diverse work experience and exposure to multiple areas of manufacturing.


    To maintain and ensure capacity of equipment assets in assigned areas of responsibility that impact optimal efficiencies at lowest reasonable cost.



    • Execution of assigned tasks and duties with focus on:
    • Safe work practices
    • High quality, precision work with a customer service orientation in support of “Great Products & Service”
    • Adherence to standards and best practice application acquired through training and work experience
    • Learn and grow in knowledge of maintenance practices and equipment performance, understanding their impact on manufacturing processes and business objectives
    • Provide feedback on job assignment needs and improvement opportunities with peers and leadership



    Maintain manufacturing process and support equipment to highest, reasonable performance levels to include electrical systems including, but not limited to:

    • Electrical system components - MCC’s, inverters, motors, etc.
    • Control systems - PLC’s, robotics, and other associated automation equipment
    • Execute repairs of equipment causing or contributing to safety, quality, downtime/productivity opportunities and issues
    • Communicate findings, identifying potential causes, and correction steps to operations and maintenance leadership
    • Verify and provide feedback on needed updates to electrical schematics

    Execute proactive maintenance plans on assigned equipment to include:

    • Preventive Maintenance (PM) - inspection & measurement of equipment components for proper function applying specifications, drawings, and written instruction on pre-defined schedules 
    • Condition Maintenance (CM) – repair and replacement of components identified as requiring attention through PM & PdM activities based on detailed job plans, ensuring any necessary updates to schematics are noted with updates requested to appropriate resources
    • Execute assigned or scheduled work orders in support of projects and process improvement (PI) efforts identified as critical to business objectives
    • Assist Reliability Electrician III’s-V’s  in installation and removal of general electrical systems



    • Safety practices - LOTO, Confined Space, PPE, Hot Work, PIT,  Fall Protection, Hoisting & Rigging
    • Calculator and Computer application – work order documentation, parts requisitioning
    • Measurement units, techniques and application of appropriate tools including multimeters & amp clamps
    • Math skills to include
    • Arithmetic
    • Application of formulas such as current, voltage, etc.
    • Conversion of measurement units
    • Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical schematics/prints and make simple sketches
    • Identification and proper use of tools, focused on selection of the right tool for work assignment application 
    • Working knowledge of the National Electric Code (NEC)
    • Basic knowledge of sizing wire and components for specific single & 3 phase circuits
    • Working knowledge of motor controls and field wiring
    • Basic understanding of PLC components
    • Ability to bend and run conduit
    • Ability to wire electrical systems from a print, including termination, testing, & numbering applying corporate standards
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