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Mechanic Electrician

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Location: West Haven, CT, US, 06516

Company: Glanbia

Mechanic Electrician

Pay Range: Non Exempt, starting pay based on experience

Schedule: Primary Hours 1st shift (7:00AM-3:30PM) other shifts including weekends as needed.




To maintain the company’s facilities and machines to enable an efficient manufacturing operation.



  • Responsible and accountable for completing assigned work orders in a timely manner.
  • Responsible and accountable for the accuracy and quality of work performed.




  • Minimum: High school graduate.
  • Preferred: Trade school graduate/training.
  • Must be a licensed electrician.
  • 5 or more years of experience as an industrial electrician working with Packaging machines
  • Have hands on electro-mechanical troubleshooting/repair experience.
  • Experience in a food industry a plus.




  • Must speak, read, and write using the English language.
  • Able to multi task and bring tasks to closure.
  • Must be able to read shop and electrical drawings for parts, dimensioning, and troubleshooting.
  • Must be able to communicate and document work in process and /or completed during the shift.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot electromechanical & pneumatic equipment, perform maintenance and work with minimal guidance on a 3- phase, 480 volt equipment.
  • Must be able to work safely and follow all safety procedures.
  • Must have follow-thru skills.
  • Must be “level-headed” and work in a professional manner with all levels of employees.
  • Self starter, team oriented, able to get along with employees at all level.
  • Must be able to work additional hours/days as requested
  • Must be able to work in areas processing powders and liquids at high temperature.
  • Must be able to work most of their time is spent standing, stooping, and /or bending while performing job tasks.
  • Demonstrated electro-mechanical skills.
  • Trouble shooting and repairing of scales
  • Pneumatic controls and sensors
  • Hydraulic controls and sensors
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail skills.
  • Must be a “team-player”.
  • Able to plan and accomplish job from start to finish according to schedules, and other instructions.
  • Use of hand tools, verniers, and micrometers
  • Boilers, air compressors, DI water, pumps, heat exchangers, and other process equipments
  • Able to learn new equipment and controls
  • Day to day trouble shooting, repair and installation of low and high voltage (single/three phase) industrial electromechanical & control systems for utility & production equipment.
  • Must be competent to make electrical/mechanical diagnostic evaluation and prescribe corrective action.
  • Must be proficient in PLC’s, hydraulics, pneumatics, power transmission, and electrical supply and logic. This includes up to 480V systems.
  • Very beneficial to have experience in controls, variable speed drives, servo drives, encoders.
  • Occasional facilities support as needed in HVAC, Mechanical, etc.
  • Help maintain a clean, safe and efficient workplace via standard industrial 5S and other practices




  • cGMP
  • SOPs as required.
  • All PPE as required.
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention Training.
  • General machine operation for all machines.





  • Moderate to heavy physical effort required.
  • Lifting, Pushing, Pulling, Bending, Stooping, Squatting, Standing, Stretching, etc. are required at various levels through out the day.
  • Continuous mental and visual attention required.
  • May be required to operate a forklift and or scissor lift.




  • Safety glasses as required.
  • Uniforms.
  • Hair nets.
  • Gloves.
  • “Dust” masks as needed.
  • Any other PPE as needed/required.




  • Works in an assembly facility with air borne particles and moderate noise levels.




  • Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford