Pinnacle Foods

  • Electrical Controls Technician

    Location US-TN-Jackson
    Job ID
  • Overview

    At Pinnacle Foods we are at the top of our game and the key to our success is clear. Everything we do is driven by our purpose: unleashing brand potential, dynamically evolving and improving our already beloved products to bring more convenience, taste, nutrition, and joy to today's consumers.


    The results? Our well-recognized products are found in 85% of American households and are leaders in their respective categories, holding the #1 or #2 market share position in 10 of the 14 categories in which we compete — and we're just getting started. We are committed to adding value through strategic growth that synergizes our portfolio of "Leadership" and "Foundation" brands and plays to our strengths in R&D, consumer insights, and senior management experience.


    Individuals must be capable of performing all of the following job duties as required:

    • The ability to troubleshoot and repair all electrical problems on maintenance equipment.
    • Program and troubleshoot PLC’s, HMI’s, VFD’s, SERVO Controls.
    • Troubleshoot plant lighting systems.
    • Estimate materials and equipment needed to complete electrical job assignments.
    • Train other maintenance associates in basic electronics.
    • Disassembly, repair and re-assembly of components, motors, etc. to maintain production equipment.
    • Perform mathematical calculations.
    • Use mechanical tools to include wrenches, meters, etc.
    • Must be able to obtain OSHA Industrial Power Lift Certification.



    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Employee must have the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. OSHA forklift certification is required for this position. 


    Education and / or Experience:

    High School diploma or General Education degree (GED); 5 years experience in Electrical and Electronic Industrial Maintenance. Experience in a food environment as well as a Vocational Technical degree is preferred.


    Physical Demands:

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to fingers, handle, and feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    Work Environment:

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee are regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts and high, precarious places; extreme temperatures ranging from -20° to 110°F, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.













    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.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed