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Job Title: Industrial Electrician

Job Time Type: Full Time (30 Hours or More)


Job Description: Currently, we are seeking a qualified Industrial Electrician to perform building, and maintenance electrical work at our Quincy, CA location. This a unique opportunity to experience the beautiful community of Quincy while earning top wages

About the Position

The Industrial Electrician will perform all regular electrician duties at a high level of competence and will additionally perform hands on programming, troubleshooting, and maintenance of advanced control systems.

Duties include:

  • Maintain and troubleshoot 480V, 3 phase motors, PLCs, motor control circuits, and electrical and hydraulic systems
  • Install conduit, pull and terminate wires, using appropriate tools and methods
  • Install, disconnect, troubleshoot, and repair electrical motors
  • Troubleshoot and maintain Ethernet and other communication networks
  • Commission, program, and troubleshoot VFD’s
  • Use PLC functions and tools to troubleshoot machinery
  • Troubleshoot and install encoders, linear transducers, vision systems, and other advanced sensors
  • Identify and help implement process improvements to optimize performance and production
  • Perform preventative maintenance and diagnosis on equipment
  • Perform job duties in a safe and efficient manner and maintain a clean work area


  • The Industrial Electrician will be capable of understanding complex networks, including PLCs, as needed to construct, operate and control modern wood products processing machinery.
  • A 2-year or higher technical degree in a relevant field with field experience, or Journeyman Electrician Certification with related field experience. Applicants with a minimum of 4 years of industrial experience with         verifiable proficiency in the primary duties listed above will also be considered.
  • Knowledge and practical experience using tools of the trade to accomplish duties
  • Proven strong working knowledge of motion controllers, PLCs, servo systems, and HMIs
  • Knowledge of programming structures and techniques such as PID, data handling, UDT’s, etc. would be a bonus
  • Experience working with servo and hydraulic motion control and tuning would be a bonus
  • Ability to manage time and priorities under demanding circumstances
  • Excellent communication, listening, and reasoning skills

Hiring Requirements: Drug Testing/Screening

Education Level: 2 Years at College or a Technical or Vocational School

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, 401K

Job Application Methods Accepted: In Person


How to Apply:

If you are qualified and would like to join our team, please send a resume referencing this position and a cover letter to: Sierra Pacific Industries Human Resources PO Box 496011 Redding, CA 96049 (530)378-8200

Employer Information:

Sierra Pacific Industries

1538 Lee Rd.

Quincy, CA 95971

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 24
Education Required: Vocational Certificate
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: DOE
    Maximum Hourly Wage: DOE