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Electrician, Master

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Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Destrehan, LA -Louisiana, US, 70047-5304

Company: Bunge

Position Summary:

The candidate will be responsible for the electrical maintenance of a grain export facility in Destrehan LA on a rotating shift basis. This will include troubleshooting and repairing electrical equipment in the facility.  

Core Functions:

Documented prior experience and/or training as an electrician to include proficiency in the following areas:

  • Performs electrical and mechanical operations necessary for the construction, installation, repair and operation of equipment and devices of the plant.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical components of mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic industrial equipment (includes 480 volt MCC motor starters and control circuits)
  • Maintain electrical switchgear
  • Lay out and install conduit
  • Reads and interprets drawings and layouts.
  • Sets up and operates the equipment necessary to perform all functions of the craft.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area and removes material and equipment from job site. Assists in overall plant cleanliness and housekeeping.
  • Works at all areas of the plant including, indoors, outdoors , confined spaces, and  working at heights with the proper PPE
  • Complete any and all other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager.
  • Abide by all company rules and policies as well as good manufacturing practices.
  • Must actively participate in Bunge’s Employee Safety Policy
  • All job duties require attention to safe operation and demonstration of safe work habits and behaviors.  This includes the use of appropriate personal protective equipment for the job task.


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Associates degree and/or Technical Certification preferred
  • 5 years of industrial electrical experience preferred
  • Documented experience or training
  • Ability to work Overtime required both as part of the normal schedule and to provide coverage as needed.
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  • Desired:
    • Knowledge of PLC’s (troubleshooting ladder logic) and instrumentation
    • HVAC experience
    • Working knowledge of Vibration Data Collector and Thermography

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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