Electrician +$500 SIGN ON BONUS

Engineering/Technical Operations Georgia, Vermont


Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

Position Description 
Provide project oversight/direction, responsible for maintenance and troubleshooting of the electrical/electronic aspects of manufacturing and packaging equipment and facilities in compliance with current electrical codes.

Performs project planning/labor to include but not limited to machine rebuilding, repair, troubleshooting and preventative maintenance and moves equipment.

Provide oversight, direction and training to less senior technicians. Completes general work orders and interfaces with other technicians across all shifts in a team environment.

Continuously looks for and helps to implement improvements to the process, productivity, quality and reduce costs. Performs special projects and other related duties specific to the department as assigned.

Must follow all safety policies and procedures. Works in advance to promote the safety culture at the site. 

Requires a minimum of 10 years applicable experience as a Licensed Electrician.

Requires completion of a high school diploma, General Education Development (GED) or equivalency.  

Must possess a solid background in electrical repair with the ability to perform/provide oversight installation, alteration and repair of machinery and components.

Must be highly results orientated and able to work in a changing environment where a high degree of teamwork and collaboration are required, communicate effectively (both verbal and written), handle multiple assignments, handle wide diversity of assignments, and work with a minimum of supervision. 

Programmable Logic Controls (PLC)/Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) background desirable.  Familiarity with Variable Frequency Drives (VFD’s), servos, high voltage distribution and arc flash. 

Must possess good math and reading comprehension skills and be able to read, speak and comprehend instructions in English or language of country as applicable, including procedure documents, as well as proofread alpha and numeric data.  Computer skills in Microsoft Suite and experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) such as SAP needed and the ability to navigate through compute- based training systems and use in the course of daily work. 

Ability to read and work from Blueprints. 

May require own transportation to drive between facilities as applicable.  Be on call as necessary including nights/weekends to troubleshoot plant issues.  Must be able to meet all locally defined training requirements.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to walk, bend, stoop, and lift up to 55 lbs. is required. 
  • Ability to walk up and down stairs as well as work at elevated heights and various climates (both hot and cold).
  • Stand for approximately 90% of a 8 hour shift. 
  • Incumbent will be exposed to noise and hot and cold temperatures.
  • Willing and able to wear appropriate safety equipment to perform specific job duties per zoning requirements.
Perrigo Perks
  • Perrigo has a comprehensive benefits package. Including:
  • Health, Vision, and Dental at reduced rates
  • Quarterly and Annual Bonus
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401 (K) with Employer Matching
  • Starting three (3) weeks of vacation
  • Tuition & Gym Reimbursement
  • And More!
Internal applicants can apply by end of day August 7, 2019 to be considered.

Internal applicants' direct supervisor and senior management will be notified by the talent acquisition team upon candidacy.