Industrial Electrician

United States of America
15 October 2019

Our purpose is simple and compelling: To release the natural power of stone to enrich modern living.

ROCKWOOL products save energy and water and reduce CO2 emissions, protect buildings from the spread of fire; reduce waste; improve acoustic comfort, building performance and aesthetics; and enhance Precision Growing, thereby improving the efficiency of fresh food production.

While the stone we use may be millions of years old, what we do with it is cutting-edge. Every day, ROCKWOOL colleagues are developing and applying new technologies to release yet more potential of stone wool to enrich modern life.

Would you also be proud to enrich society like we do? Apply now to join us as we improve modern living conditions for millions of people worldwide.


The ROCKWOOL Group’s main business area is building insulation, providing thermal comfort along with fire safety and acoustical comfort for all types of buildings.

This is the role:

This position reports directly to the Electrical Supervisor. The objective of the Electrical Maintenance Department is to provide electrical maintenance services for all company equipment and buildings within budgeted costs, to pursue plant improvements and to improve cost effectiveness. The goal for the department is to achieve less than 1% electrical down time. Maintain a clean, safe and efficient workplace without jeopardizing product quality or the environment. To efficiently and systematically solve machine related problems. Work takes place mainly while the plant is in production but will also include maintenance and equipment modification during down times. To help resolve any recurring electrical problems with a view to maximizing equipment availability time and efficiency, ensuring this is done within the guidelines of the OSHA Standards. The Supervisor may add different tasks each day at his/her discretion. The position is based out of the Factory in Byhalia, MS.

This is what you offer:

  • Must hold an Industrial Electrician License
  • A minimum of Grade 12 with a post-secondary education in an electrical field
  • Have a minimum of 5 years industrial experience
  • Have a good command of the English language
  • Be capable to work with minimal supervision
  • Be willing and able to work overtime on short notice
  • Work closely with the Maintenance Mechanic (and contractors as needed)
  • Own quality tools capable of performing routine tasks
  • Good troubleshooting skills
  • Must be able to communicate well with all departments
  • Must be a team player
  • Drive, commitment, positive attitude and high energy

Basic knowledge of the following:

  • ABB/Danfoss VFD drives
  • Lenze servo drives
  • Siemens PLC controlled Automation
  • Motor control circuits
  • Industrial instrumentation
  • A good understanding of the Electrical Code

Personal Competencies:      

  • Provides guidance and services to others in a way that leads to optimal results
  • Hands-on problem solver
  • Demonstrates leadership ability
  • Personal drive and commitment to continuous improvement
  • High energy and commitment
  • Practical knowledge in a continuous flow automated manufacturing process
  • Effective training and demonstration skills

Plans & organises their own work effectively

This is what we offer:

Join a rapidly growing stable organization that offers a range of career development opportunities with a comprehensive salary and benefits package. ROCKWOOL is an accessible employer.


If you recognize yourself in this opportunity, please apply, sending an English version of your resume and cover letter.


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