Plant Electrician

Job Title: Plant Electrician


Please Note:

  • Preference will be given to qualified internal applicants. 
  • This position is located in Hermitage, PA. Please do not apply if you are not in the area, able to commute, or willing to relocate.


The Cookie Plant Electrician is responsible for installing, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical systems and equipment throughout our Cookie Plant.


  • Install, maintain, and repair electrical systems, machinery, and equipment in the plant
  • Ensure all electrical work complies with relevant electrical codes and safety standards
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical issues in a timely and efficient manner
  • Identify and rectify problems with electrical components, circuits, and systems
  • Develop and implement preventative maintenance programs for electrical equipment
  • Conduct routine inspections to identify potential problem and address them proactively
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to upgrade or modify electrical systems for improved performance
  • Participate in projects involving the installation of new electrical equipment
  • Adhere to safety protocols and standards to ensure a safe working environment
  • Implement safety measures during maintenance activities and adhere to lockout/tagout procedures
  • Maintain accurate records of electrical installations, repairs, and maintenance activities and minimize downtime
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors, engineers, and other plant personnel
  • Respond to emergency situations promptly to address electrical failures or hazards
  • Implement emergency repair measures to restore functionality
  • Conduct testing and calibration of electrical systems
  • Ensure that equipment meets specified performance criteria
  • Maintain and organize tools, equipment, and spare parts necessary for electrical maintenance
  • Report any issues with tools or equipment for prompt resolution
  • Stay informed about advancements in electrical technology and industry best practices
  • Participate in training programs to enhance skills and knowledge


  • Ability to read, analyze and follow directions
  • Must be able to speak, listen and effectively communicate with team members and actively participate in team meetings
  • Ability to apply formulas and mathematical concepts and to use them in product and process development
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw a valid conclusion
  • Must be able to perform assigned work duties independently with minimal supervision
  • Must exhibit excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to demonstrate a good Electro-Mechanical aptitude and have strong multi-tasking ability
  • This position involves bending, stooping, twisting, and lifting
  • Must be able to have full use of arms and legs to climb stairs and ladders to access all areas of the plant and office
  • Push or pull with up to 50 lbs. of force on an occasional basis
  • Required to stand on their feet and/or walk 10 hours per day
  • Must be able to detect audible tones and alarms
  • Must be able to travel occasionally
  • Must be able to read and comprehend wiring diagrams and electrical schematics
  • This position requires frequent use of platform lifts


  • Journeyman Electrician, BS in Electrical Systems or related Electrician degree from a Certified Technical Institute
  • A minimum of 5 years of commercial and industrial experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of PLC systems, controls and programming a plus

Internal Applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to your local facility HR manager. 

External Applicants select “get application” below for a printable application form or complete the fields at the bottom of the page to submit your application online. 

Location: Hermitage, PA

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