Maintenance E&I Technician

Florence, KY

Company description

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 40,000  dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role:

The Maintenance E&I Technician is a member of the plant maintenance team that supports factory operations by maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical and mechanical equipment. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform electrical and mechanical system preventative maintenance troubleshooting and repair in a team environment
  • Follow Food Factory Good Management Practices GMPs to guarantee food safety
  • Work safely following all required safe practices including LOTO PPE risk predictions and work permits
  • Utilize SAP Plant Maintenance CMMS system to document activities such as planned work repair and future work needed
  • Proactively utilize available resources for troubleshooting and repair operators maintenance team electrical prints manuals OEM website resources
  • Properly and safely utilize tools and diagnostic equipment
  • Perform all work in a professional and workman like manner
  • Identify parts required for repairs utilizing available resources bills of material parts lists manuals mechanical assembly drawings etc
  • Perform machine adjustments as required to support operations
  • Examples of commonly encountered electrical devices and systems include switchgear and power distribution devices MCCs safety circuits disconnects fuses PLC automation motors motor starters relays circuit breakers VFDs photo eyes prox switches relays motor starters temperature probes level sensors flow meters control valves and more
  • Participate in and support the Ferrero Operational Excellence system
  • Perform additional duties as required

Who we are looking for:

  • Associates degree maintenance related certificate or equivalent experience in Electrical Maintenance or Industrial Automation field
  • 3 years of prior experience as an Electrical Mechanical Technician OR 2year technical degree in Electrical Maintenance or Industrial Automation AND 1 year of prior experience as Electrical Mechanical Technician
  • Prior work experience must include diagnostic troubleshooting repairing and replacing defective parts adjusting machinery and modifying units to meet proper operating specifications 
  • Must be able to work overtime when required
  • Able to work with computers navigating systems recording information locating information necessary to perform the job
  • Able to use basic mathematical skills in order to perform machine and mechanical systems maintenance calibrations and repairs
  • Working knowledge in the area of pipefitting and rigging
  • Basic knowledge of steam distribution systems and principles
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic principles
  • Advanced understanding of industrial electricity including motor basics and controls
  • Advanced knowledge of industrial automation and PLC based controls
  • Communication skills
  • Critical thinking skills

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati