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Electrician/Instrument Man in Laurel, MS
Masonite Corporation

Date Posted: 10/8/2018

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Job Description

Our vision is to be the best provider of building products in the eyes of our customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and communities.

At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another.

We hire people that demonstrate integrity under pressure. Integrity is at the foundation of everything we do. It is in each door we make, in our commitment delivery and in our honest and sincere communication.

Our employees are flexible, versatile and resilient. Our ability to weather any storm, to bend without breaking, is what allows us to hear the knock and open the door with confidence, no matter what's on the other side.

At Masonite, we hold the door open for each other and for new ideas. We want everyone to freely contribute ideas and add value, so we are positive and encouraging. This collaborative environment is what makes Masonite a transparent, fair company- one that doesn't hide behind closed doors.

We continuously strive to improve both our products and our customers' experiences. This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.


Under general direction, performs a variety of duties including installation and maintenance of all high and low voltage electrical equipment, signal systems, overhead power lines, electric motors, generators, and electronic controls. Measures and cut wire. Measures, marks, lay out and bends conduct into desired shape. Lies out, measures and cuts material for fabrication of items used in electrical construction, such as frames for starters, etc. Performs other duties as required.

Under general supervision, installs, replaces, maintains, services, tests and repairs various indicating, recording and/or controlling instruments used throughout the plant. Performs related duties as required.


  • Performs regular limited supervision over, normally one or two electricians and apprentices. Trains apprentices as required.
  • Performs major electrical construction on all plant electrical equipment and controls, which are widely diversified and complex nature. Repairs and erects power lines by erecting pole and stringing wire from pole to pole, as a lineman. Read blue prints and diagrams on new electrical installations, and when such prints are not available, lays out conduit, lines, etc. into location without prints. Works at all plant levels from roof to cellar. Uses hand tools, feeler gages, meggars and other testing equipment, power driven drills, hydraulic conduit rings benders, fuse puller, hickey, etc. Determines by frequent inspection repair work necessary to prevent breakdowns or repairs.
  • Operates power saw in machine shop. Operates flame-cutting torch. Operates electric and acetylene welding equipment. Operates pipe-threading machine. May operate other machinery as required.
  • Assists other maintenance personnel in various maintenance and construction tasks as required.
  • Assists foreman to maintain safety and good housekeeping practices in shop and work area
  • Performs regular limited supervision over, normally, one or two instrument repairman and helpers. Trains apprentices as required
  • Checks, inspects, repairs, and maintains in good operating condition all plant process control instrument (electronic, electrical, pneumatic and mechanical), such as boiler combustion controls, pressure gauges, temperature recorders, temperature controllers, pressure recorders and recorders, draft gauges, vacuum gauges, micrometers, manometer, spring wound and electrical clocks, potentiometers, pyrometers, combustion analysis equipment, air flow switches, mercoid switches, pressure switches, board weighing scales, engraving machine, thermometers, humidity recorders and controllers, internal resistance scales PH meters magnetic flow meters, audio paging systems, etc. Repairs and maintains dynamic speed controls.
  • Tests control equipment and recording instrument using such test as portable potentiometer, pyrometer, thermometer, manometer, pressure gauges, volt meter, ohm meter, amp meter, oscilloscope, etc.
  • Reads meter and records readings for monthly report. Prepares requisitions for material required for storeroom. Prepares an instrument Repair and Replacement Record showing date, make model, serial number, range, chart size and number, location and service, and reason for removal and installation; prepares a Recorder Reading Report showing date, kiln number, potentiometer reading, recorder reading and changes made.
  • Reads and interprets working drawing and manufacturers instruction manuals
  • Assists other maintenance personnel in diagnosing and remedying operating difficulties.
  • Performs maintenance work on electric scooters
  • H.S Diploma or GED
  • 3 Years Electrician and or Instrumention tech experience in an industrial setting.


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