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Nestle Multi Skilled Electrician in Fremont, Michigan

As part of our Nestle Nutrition

Company, our manufacturing facility in Fremont, MI produces high quality

Gerber Baby Food Products.

We are seeking a Multi-skilled

Electrician to join our fast-paced team-focused staff in our unionized

manufacturing facility.


  • Attend necessary equipment/system training with the intent of becoming a

Fremont Factory subject matter expert. Train and mentor Apprentices and peers

in all new technologies learned.

  • Service, installation, loop tuning, calibration, troubleshooting,

development, implementation, repair, and maintenance of Fremont Factory

instrumentation, control and electrical systems to attain 'World Class'

performance. Execute and manage calibration of factory instrumentation per

Nestle Requirements.

  • Support Projects by participating in the development of project scopes,

design of systems, and functional specifications. Perform design reviews,

factory acceptance testing, system start-ups and operational checkouts on systems

including NEC compliance, safety compliance, configuration, wiring,

calibration, validations, grounding and power quality testing. Specify,

organize and maintain adequate spare parts for control and instrumentation

systems. Assist with planning, coordinating and scheduling work with business


  • Use and maintain technical materials such as equipment manuals, MSDS,

Instrument database, system drawings, Process and Instrument Diagrams (PID's),

schematics, and blue prints to troubleshoot and maintain systems. Maintain

plant documentation in accordance with management of change procedures.

  • Network and Communications maintenance, improvement and troubleshooting.

Basic Computer Hardware, Operating System and Software troubleshooting.

  • System/equipment maintenance, troubleshooting and improvements for x-ray,

vision systems, power distribution systems, robotics, and PLC/HMI based


  • Be responsible for all predictive and preventive maintenance activities and

routine inspections of instruments, equipment, GFCI testing, installations, and

portable equipment including all supporting documentation.

  • Execute a Monthly Safety site walk to verify and document electrical system


  • Be responsible for developing and maintaining accurate documentation for the

following; Electrical distribution systems, automation systems, control

systems, instrumentation, ACAD drawings, bill of materials, PM activities.

Performs additional duties as assigned by Management or Team Leader(s).

All employees will support and participate in Nestlé Continuous Excellence

(NCE) and Total Performance Management (TPM) as a part of their job

responsibility within their Business Unit or as assigned within the factory.

Employee shall follow Fremont Factory safety & environmental objectives

& targets, follow the plant safety rules, report unsafe conditions

immediately, report incidents immediately or by the end of the shift, maintain

compliance with regulations, and refer to the Safety & Environmental

Management System(s) on all related procedures and programs.


Job requires heavy computer or other technical knowledge to be successful. Performs transactions and/or records information in a computer. High School Diploma or GED required as well as other training. The candidate must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills needed to calibrate all instrumentation loops including temperature, pressure, flow, turbidity, weight, and mass density. Must agree to attend and pass required training classes, including (2) classes from Endress & Hauser related to Instrumentation.


Previous experience in a food manufacturing or manufacturing setting preferred.

Three years' work experience as an Automation Technician or Instrument Technician is preferred.


  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels of the organization.

  • Effective reading, writing, communication, and computer skills.

  • Ability to obtain necessary certifications/licenses.

  • Should be proficient with troubleshooting and repairing PLC systems, primarily Allen-Bradley

  • Electrical and electronic circuits (480V and below)

  • Servo and motion controls troubleshooting and repair

  • Field devices (instruments, I/O, Field Networks, Safety Switches, Motors, VFD's, Valves, Pumps ... .)

  • Instrumentation including temperature, pressure, flow, turbidity, weight and mass density

  • Pneumatic systems troubleshooting and repair

  • Familiar with Control Database systems (Wonderware, Historian etc... )

  • SCADA / HMI's (with support)

  • IT Infrastructure and network (ability to learn)

  • MES and FFMW (ability to learn)

  • ISA CCST Level 1Certification or equivalent

  • Understanding of ISA symbols and PID loop drawings

  • Ability to troubleshoot Process Systems, automation systems, and instrumentation

  • Ability to maintain control system drawings and documentation such as 'Bill of Material'

  • Ability to develop and maintain Factory Specification documents

EOE M/F/D/V Nestle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is looking for diversity in candidates for employment. All candidates must apply online at