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Benson Industries, Inc. Electrician/Production in St Charles, Missouri

Job Description

MiTek® USA Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. is the world's leading supplier of state-of-the-art, engineered connector products, engineering services, and computer-driven machinery for the building component industry. We provide the industry's most advanced, most comprehensive, and most innovative software for design and manufacturing. Our products and services are backed up by a team of industry professionals who are dedicated to one goal – making our customers successful. Performs electrical assembly and power up of machines, equipment, and their subassemblies using Lean and 5S methodologies and by following blueprints and other written and verbal specifications.

Required Skills


  • Assemble electrical sub assemblies and panels per drawing and/or work instructions with supervision

  • Bend conduit and solder components

  • Recognize wire and conduit types and their usage and use correct terminology to describe each

  • Understand both AC and DC type circuits

  • Maintain clean and organized work area

  • Perform other duties as assigned B Class: (all of the above including)

  • Read and understand electrical schematics and ladder diagrams

  • Wire machinery per instruction or engineered drawings

  • Use basic electrical test equipment and understand the readings

  • Perform final hook-up of electrical connections

  • Assist other electricians when needed. A Class: (all of the above including)

  • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical formulas and their applications

  • Troubleshoot and correct problems with equipment

  • Use all electronic test equipment and understand readings

  • Demonstrated knowledge of PLC components and their functions

  • Effectively use PC or laptop computer

  • Prepare product for shipment and load shipments as needed.

  • Assist other electricians and act in a leading role on jobs requiring more than one employee.

  • Supervisory Responsibilities


  • Education and/or Experience:High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Computer Skills: Windows Operating Systems. PLC software knowledge (GE, Allen Bradley, & Mitsubishi)
  • Other Requirements:Have basic understanding of electric, hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • C Class: Possess good mechanical background with the ability to use hand tools and small power tools.
  • Read a scale or tape rule with 1/32" increments accurately.
  • B Class: (all of the above including) Ability to read and follow mechanical drawings and schematics and have a general knowledge of layout work.
  • Understand pneumatics, hydraulic, electrical and mechanical components.
  • A Class: (all of the above including) Ability to read and understand PLC program logic and Ladder diagrams. Demonstrated ability to identify issues and provide sound practical solutions. Required Experience

MiTek is an E-Verify and Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Tracking Code: P04026

Job Location: St Charles, Missouri, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular