Pinnacle Foods

  • Master Electrician

    Location US-MI-Imlay City
    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.



    The Master Electrician will provide the required support, per state of Michigan regulations, for all electrical work at the production plant. This will include, but not be limited to tracking, monitoring, and reporting on hours accumulated by junior electricians that are seeking certification through the state of Michigan.  This individual will be a leader and set a sufficient example for other technicians in daily troubleshooting of PLC systems as well as power transmission throughout the facility and on multiple shifts of production.



    Essential duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned.


    • Must provide a copy of current Master Electrician license, and be able to apply the license accordingly if hired (per state of Michigan regulations)
    • 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
    • Contribute to the strategic electrical infrastructure development within the facility, and the implementation of this strategy in a systematic phased approach.
    • Solid problem solving, multi-tasking and prioritization skills
    • Allen Bradley PLC and HMI experience preferred
    • 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


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



    To perform this position successfully, an individual must possess a Master Electrician license and 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 positionThe individual must be available to work 7 days per week during peak production seasons.






    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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