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Industrial Electrician

Job Number:  62343
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Drive Automotive
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Piedmont, SOUTH CAROLINA, US, 29673

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About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


About the Role

The Press Maintenance Electrician is responsible for maintaining and repairing production equipment in the press shop which includes presses, transfers, automation, de-stackers, blanking lines, cranes, scrap conveyor controls and electrical components installed in dies.

Your Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot and program of Siemens S5 and S7 PLC’s, Beckhoff PC based controls and other PLC and control systems.
  • Troubleshoot robot / robot controllers and perform teach-ins on new jobs as required
  • Troubleshoot of servo drives and other drive controllers
  • Repair and maintain press shop equipment
  • Perform daily checks and preventative maintenance
  • Work on press shop projects as needed

Who we are looking for

  • Journeyman Electrician / Electronic degree from a recognized, accredited year college, or equivalent combination of education and experience or the completion of an electrical / electronic type apprenticeship program
  • Must be able to work with minimum to no supervision
  • Work may be done near moving mechanical or hydraulic operated parts, or on occasion in precarious places, which may involve work in elevated locations, confined spaces and around fumes or airborne particles; there may be the risk of electrical shock and vibrations. Able to work at heights above 30 feet

Your preferred qualifications

  • Siemens Step5 and Step7 PLC programming certificate
  • Beckhoff TwinCat programming certificate
  • Pilz safety PLC training certificate
  • Fanuc training certificate

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

  • Referral Program - Up to $1,000 per hired referral
  • Onsite cafeteria with multiple fresh-cooked options and salad bar, and fully stocked breakrooms throughout plant
  • Annual events (Summer cookout, Christmas party, etc.)
  • Onsite Nurses' office
  • Onsite Mother's room

Pay range: $27.95 - $36.92 per hour

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.



Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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