Hormel Foods Corporation Industrial Electrician in Tucker, Georgia

Job Description:

  • Performs all functions of the job in a safe manner and promptly reports any unsafe behaviors to the shift supervisor.

  • Reads and works from basic blueprints and drawings to perform maintenance and service, install and/or modify equipment.

  • Reads wiring diagrams and sketches.

  • Possesses sufficient knowledge for correct analysis of mechanical/electrical difficulty and makes necessary corrections.

  • Assembles, dismantles and/or moves any type of equipment using proper tools, rigging and gear.

  • Installs and repairs electrical conduit, connections and splices cable.

  • Uses all types of testing equipment normally used in an industrial setting.

  • Diagnoses both electrical and mechanical problems and develops fastest, low cost options to fix.

  • Is willing and able to instruct, train and direct the efforts of others.

  • Works alone or in cooperation with others and other department to do any work on any plant equipment in the most time and cost efficient manner. 1 Handles all maintenance requests as directed.

  • Performs other related duties consistent with the nature of the job as directed by the supervisor.

  • Willing and able to work any shift, variable start times, overtime,weekends, and holidaysas scheduled

  • Willing and able to work on machinery at various heights

  • Willing and able to work variable shift start.


Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions

  • Must possess strong communication and organizational skills

  • Must have the ability to multi-task

  • Must have strong internal and external customer service skills

  • Must work well in team environment

  • Must have the ability to do basic mathematical calculations

  • Candidates with a appropriate degree must have a minimum of 2 years of industrial maintenance experience.

  • Must be certifiable within 90-day probationary period.

  • Must be able to complete or oversee project work or craft work when required.

  • Must learn new controls technologies and systems as required through out plant.


  • Associate or Vocational Degree (or Certificate/Diploma) or High School Diploma or GED and five (5) years of industrial electrical manufacturing experience

  • Experience with 480VAC, 3 phase motor circuits

  • Experience with 120VAC and 12-24DC control circuits

  • Experience reading electrical schematics, P&ID (Process & Instrumentation Diagrams), and mechanical drawings

  • Experience installing industrial electrical equipment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience installing, examining, replacing, and/or repairing Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) and AC/DC motor controllers

  • Experience with installing conduit

  • Willing and able to provide personal hand tools to include but not limited to: wire cutters, wrenches, screwdrivers, sockets, pliers, etc.