Maintenance Electrician

  • Full Time
  • Davenport, IA
  • $35.50 USD / Hour
  • August 31, 2024

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As the Maintenance Electrician, you are responsible for the preventative electrical maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of all electrical equipment in the factory. You will follow plant sanitation practices and procedures while staying informed of new technology and equipment as it pertains to plant operations. Working in a safe manner at all times, you will play a major role in machine reliability and process improvements across the plant. Our maintenance work includes both predictive and preventative maintenance.

This position is eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus. 

Properly use maintenance equipment including hand tools, lifts, threaders, benders, drills and welding equipment.
Install, troubleshoot, and maintain switch gears, control wiring and components, overcurrent and overload protection for plant motors including three phase systems.
Design, program and troubleshoot plant PLCs, VFDs, input/output devices and associated equipment.
Read, update, and create electrical prints and documentation.
Properly install conduit, raceways, fittings, etc.
Use test equipment such as multimeters, megohmmeters, and process simulators.
Troubleshoot and repair both mechanical and electrical equipment.


High School Diploma or GED equivalent
1+ years’ maintenance experience in a manufacturing, industrial, technical, military, or related environment OR 2 Year Technical Degree

The approximate starting hourly pay for this position is $35.50 per hour for Maintenance Electrician. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as geographic location.

Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with company match, healthcare coverage, and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more about us at Nestle in the US Benefits | Nestlé Careers (


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