Ken's Foods - US Facilities

Industrial Electrician - Marlborough

Marlborough, MA

Job Description

Industrial Electrician

Posted: Wednesday, 10/11/2023

Come join an amazing team in our state-of-the-art facility located in Marlborough, MA. We are looking for A+ talent to deliver our brand of dressings, marinades and BBQ sauces. This is a great opportunity to grow your career in the electrical field!

Ken’s Foods is a family owned business that takes pride in its roots. Ken's Foods, Inc was incorporated in 1958, and currently has plant operations in Marlborough, Massachusetts, McDonough, Georgia, Las Vegas, Nevada, and Lebanon, Indiana. In addition, Ken's employs over 1000 employees nationally. To this day, Ken’s is still owned by the same family, as they continue their tradition of flavor obsession. Joining Ken’s Foods is becoming part of an enthusiastic team. Whether you’re in our state-of-the-art facilities or in our corporate headquarters, you’ll enjoy a warm company culture and get all the tools you will need to succeed in your career.


The Industrial Electrician will install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical/electronic components of industrial machinery, equipment, and building systems by performing the following duties.


  • Tests and diagnoses malfunctioning machinery, and reviews diagnosis for proper corrective action with other maintenance workers such as mechanics and supervisors.
  • Must have knowledge and the ability to perform various duties in the following industrial control software: RS Linx, RS Logix 500, RS Logix 5 and RS Logix 5000.
  • Must have knowledge and the ability to perform various duties in the following industrial networking platforms: DeviceNet, ControlNet and Remote I/O.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and maintain the following industrial networking platforms: DH+, DH485, DeviceNet and Ethernet
  • Develop and foster strong relationships with all maintenance department co-workers, outside contractors and vendors.
  • Troubleshoot and maintain advanced controls such as servo, servo amplifier, and servo controllers.
  • Actively pursue and correct problems with electrical components and systems throughout the facility and grounds.
  • Perform installation, maintenance, and repair of all facility, grounds, and industrial power and electrical systems (low and high voltage).
  • Capable of reading and interpreting electrical schematics.
  • Diagnose electric motor, motor control, and device control problems
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair sensors and solid state equipment.
  • Ability to identify and order parts and materials from manufacturers manuals and prints.
  • Capable of communicating both oral and written instructions.
  • Other duties as assigned

***Education and/or Experience *

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or minimum of 5 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Journeyman or Master Electrician license required.

Employment with Ken’s Foods is contingent upon successful completion of a drug test, background screening, and pre-employment assessment.

Please send resumes to Ann Levenson, Staffing Specialist at [email protected].

You should be proficient in:

  • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills
  • PLC Troubleshooting Skills
  • Mechanical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Troubleshooting Industrial Automation Equipment
  • PLC Programming Experience
  • Experience in a Manufacturing Environment
  • OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturing)

Machines & technologies you'll use:

  • Servo Motors
  • Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) (Fanuc, Allen Bradley)

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