Pinnacle Foods

Maintenance Electrician

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We are the maker, marketer and distributor of branded food products that have been American favorites for decades. Our employees located in more than 20 offices and plants across North America rally around our mission, Reinvigorating Iconic Brands. We work to transform our brands to be more profitable for our customers and more enjoyable for our consumers.


At Pinnacle Foods, every employee has the opportunity to make an impact—from marketing and research & development, to manufacturing, finance and sales—each function plays a critical role in our success. By living our values of trust, candor and ownership we create great relationships that help us deliver results and drive meaningful change for our brands and business




  • Strong Electrical skills, including PLC and HMI experience (Allen Bradley)
  • Must follow all JSA, GMP, PPE and Lockout/Tagout regulations
  • Maintain operational functions of plant machinery and equipment, ensuring Safety and Quality
  • Must be able to work from various heights on scaffolding, ladders and mechanical lifts
  • Follow plant safety and environmental regulatory compliance
  • Support delivery of brand quality and customer satisfaction
  • Complete special projects, duties and assignments, as appropriate
  • Must be able to obtain a forklift license
  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent motivation, attitude, desire and performance in  correcting machine failures, preventative maintenance and in developing working relationships with fellow employees and supervision
  • Prior experience should include fabricating, machine shop skills, and strong mechanical background. Working knowledge of electrical motors and industrial electrical controls, including design, wiring, and troubleshooting of advanced motor control circuits
  • Must be familiar with variable frequency drives and troubleshooting
  • Must be able to read, interpret and work from schematics, sketches, and documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to analyze data and information, and to make effective and timely decisions
  • Ability to work with others to identify opportunities
  • Ability to work under pressure and to react to situations with a strong sense of urgency
  • Solid problem solving, multi-tasking and prioritization skills
  • Track and monitor hours of electricians, and prepare required documentation (per state guidelines) for certification
  • Provide support in developing a new program for apprenticeship work for the plant



To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.  The individual must be available to work 7 days per week during peak production seasons.



  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Trade School Certification preferred
  • Bachelor of Science, Associates, or Certificate in an Engineering field preferred


Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer – qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other legally protected basis.


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