Control Panel Wirer/Assembler
at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 8/20/2019

Job Description

Under general supervision the Control Panel Wirer will perform skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical and electronic systems, wiring, fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment; and perform related work as required.



Job Responsibilities

         Determine the existence of electrical hazards and problems. Safely isolate, ground, and prepare circuits and electrical apparatus to enable repairs.

         Troubleshoot and wire motor control centers, motor start circuits, protective relaying, and related equipment.

         Read/interpret engineering drawings and manuals to install, Work from complex engineering and manufacturers drawings or manuals to complete projects and assigned work.

         Install electrical conduit, pull and terminate wiring. 

         Ability to use electrical/electronic testing equipment to such as multi-meters, ammeters, to troubleshoot and repair equipment. 

         Use hand and power tools related to the electrical trades. 

         Install and wire control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays, circuit breakers, and control panels.

         Install and wire drive systems.  Install and wire programmable logic control systems (PLC).  Interpret and/or modify PLC control logic as necessary. 

         Observe installed systems to detect hazards and determine the need for adjustments or modifications. 

         Design layout work on panels, set up complex control systems, interpret and alter engineering drawings and wiring diagrams.

         Repair or replace faulty electrical equipment, including electronic controls, meters, outlets, and panels

         Effectively communicate problems and solutions to resolve electrical problems.

         Observe safe work practices and ensure work does not endanger others.




         Graduation from high school, or general education diploma or trade school.

         Five (5) years of experience in the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of industrial electrical equipment with related training.

         Considerable knowledge of electrical systems, including high-voltage switchgear, protective relaying, grounding procedures, personal protective equipment requirements, safety procedures, and electrical test equipment.

         Good knowledge of electrical codes and regulations.

         Knowledge of electronics and instrumentation.

         Ability to use engineering drawings, schematics, and service manuals to troubleshoot, install, and repair equipment. 

         Skill in the use of electrical equipment and tools.

         Some knowledge of the methods, materials, and tools used in general maintenance work.

         Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

         Good verbal and written communications skills.

         Considerable knowledge of the approved methods, practices, code requirements and safety standards, including equipment, tools and materials of the trade.

         Ability to work effectively with others.


Working Conditions

         Exposure to usual noise associated with equipment and plant environment.

         Exposure to potential electrical hazards.

         Exposure to atmospheric conditions such as heat, cold, dust, fumes, vapors, or mists.

Job Snapshot

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Join a winning team that gets the job done right. At Engage Partners, Inc., we focus on excellence in the industry of staffing solutions. We work hard every day to get it right and get it done – the right employees, the right businesses, the right time.

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  • Pharmacy
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