Electrical Technician - B Shift 3pm - 11:30pm

Position Description

Job Summary


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, and using continuous improvement tools and principles, the position is responsible to design, troubleshoot, repair, replace, install, and modify all of the electrical components and control systems in our facility, using AC/DC circuitry, schematics, programmable controllers, and following the National Electric Codes and Standards at an advanced level. The position is also responsible for work closely with corporate IT and vendors to install and update our network systems, and resolve network system issues, repair, maintain, troubleshoot, and improve existing extrusion equipment from an electrical standpoint which is used in the production of CertainTeed’s Bufftech Fence, Rail and Decking products.  


  • Install, maintain, repair, and adjust electrical components, controls and equipment in accordance with applicable codes and standards such as but not limited to drives, PLC’s, etc.
  • Troubleshoot, locate and repair electrical malfunctions, utilizing proper tools and testing instruments.
  • Create, install, and modify routing programs on CNC routers.
  • Evaluate and address electrical problems of production and fabrication equipment in the facility.
  • Follow up on repairs made to ensure repair is working and production and fabrication needs have been met.

Required Qualifications


  • Education:  HS Diploma plus a 2-year degree in an electrical field required, a 4-year degree in an electrical field preferred.
  • Experience: 6 years’ experience as an electrical technician in a manufacturing environment, plus 2 years’ experience, good understanding and knowledge of the IT infrastructure preferred.
  • Certifications:  Electrical control systems, Current NFPA-70E Electrical Certification.

Company Summary

Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, Composite Systems is comprised of three business units including Films & Fabrics, Tape Solutions and Thin Films. Our ambition is to provide innovative solutions that combine material science, processing technology and design to save energy, provide protection, improve comfort, and give peace-of-mind to our customers. Our unique performance is delivered by passionate people, empowered to collaborate closely with our customers and solve their toughest challenges. 

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.


With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.


Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.


Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Composites, and together, let’s protect what matters most!


Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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Electrical Technician - B Shift 3pm - 11:30pm

Location: Buffalo

Posting Date: 07/22/2021

Job Code: 587076

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