Find Jobs for Military Veterans in Maine

Maine Job Search for Transitioning and Former JMOs, NCOs, and Enlisted Technicians

Maine has a high number of veterans in the state, and is second in the country for the most veteran-owned businesses. Maine is known for its beautiful forests, low cost of living, and excellent food, most notably its infamous lobster.

The Top Industries for Veterans in Maine

Maine has been known for its shipbuilding, fishing, agriculture, and paper making industries, but in recent years has switched to technology, healthcare, and manufacturing. The state anticipates a growing job market, ideal for veterans looking to move to the Pine Tree state.

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Electrical Technician
Job Ref: # EB-4537667237
Date Posted: 10/17/2023 10:04:52 AM
City, State: Rumford, ME
Category: Corrugated/Paper
Salary: $32 - $44

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Maintenance Technician (Electrical)
Location: Rumford, ME (~90 minutes north of greater Portland)
Shift: 1st shift Mon.-Thu. 6am-4pm for first 6-months then possible shift rotation as needed for shift coverage.
Compensation: $32/hr.-$44/hr, depending on skillset and experience (low rate is fresh out of tech school, highest rates is fully qualified E&I tech) + $0.65/hr. for any off-shift work + typically 5-15 hours O/T work weekly on average + sign-on relocation opportunity.
Benefits: Comprehensive healthcare, wellness, insurance offerings, 401(k), work-life benefits, fully paid for schooling and professional development, and much more! A comprehensive summary will be provided!
Travel: None.

Position Description: This position is part of the company’s Northeast flagship plant maintenance team. Maintenance Technicians primarily troubleshoot, maintain, and repair production systems and equipment. You will troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, and install all electrical equipment and systems in the plant to insure smooth operation, production, & safe working conditions. Key duties include:
• Troubleshooting & solving production and facility equipment problems during day-to-day operations.
• Performing preventative maintenance on equipment & systems to prevent downtime/deterioration.
• Work assignments on projects for continued growth, expansion, & safety of the plant and work areas.
• Work with outside contractors to perform installation or service of equipment within the facility.
• Assisting operators to minimize downtime and complete scheduled equipment cleaning/changeovers.

Requirements: HS Diploma. Candidates must be maintenance professionals with 2+ years industrial electrical experience troubleshooting & repairing industrial systems. Strong systems-level electrical experience in typical working-leveling voltage range required, ideally up to and above 480V. Ideally good electrical & instrumentation knowledge/experience. Candidates must have excellent input/output electrical troubleshooting & be able to read schematics, blueprints, drawings for maintenance/troubleshooting/repair. You will be fixing gear boxes & wiring, motors, relays, starters, variable-frequency drives, some instrumentation, input/output controls, conveying systems, and some robotics on production line equipment and systems. Candidates must pass background, physical, and full-panel drug test prior to employment.

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