1+ months

Quaker Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
Auto req ID: 214278BR

Job Description

We are Quaker Oats Supply Chain. We are the game changers, innovators, collaborators, ground-breakers, and history makers. We win with purpose. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. Together, we raise the bar in lean manufacturing practices. We put forth new standards and stretch to reach beyond the goals we set. We are a think tank, bringing our ideas into action and are determined to find ways to drive efficiencies, improve processes and achieve the highest level of safety - all while meeting the demands of our customers and consumers to deliver the best products. At Quaker Oats, we are committed to performing well as individuals and in teams, and to strengthen the company as a whole.

As an Industrial Maintenance Electrician, you will be part of a department focused on optimizing the operations of our packaging & processing equipment. You will work in an autonomous fashion to respond to machine stoppages, troubleshoot complex equipment issues and focus on root cause problem solving for the prevention of future downtime.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for the installation and maintenance of a wide variety of electrical controls and systems in a manufacturing environment.
  • Troubleshoot issues with Allen Bradley components and PLCs utilizing Logix 5000, SLC 500, PLC5 and other Rockwell Software controls.
  • Frequent work with industrial controls, PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, servo motors, metal detectors, weighing systems, temperature controllers, various feeding systems, extrusion systems, material transport systems and mixing systems.
  • Responsible for maintaining and repairing 120/208, 277/480 and assisting with 13,800 volt electrical systems.



  • Successful candidates will be able to operate in a team environment and possess excellent communication skills. Past experience with root cause problem solving and troubleshooting complex machinery is required.
  • These positions require the ability to work on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts and the ability to work a 12 hour alternate work schedule.
  • Associates degree in Industrial Maintenance and/or five years experience is required
  • Familiarity with LOTO and safe work practices is required
  • Strong background in Rockwell software, PLCs, and HMIs preferred
  • TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) experience a plus
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Journeyman wage of $38.21 per hour
  • Ability to earn up to 6 weeks paid vacation
  • 13 paid holidays
  • Competitive benefits package
  • Pension and 401K Match

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Cedar Rapids","state":"Iowa


Posted: 2020-08-06 Expires: 2020-10-08

Performance with Purpose

Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

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