Industrial Electrician

City:  Newark
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

Building excellence through our people, meaningful relationships and superior quality since 1972, PABCO® Building Products, LLC, manufactures gypsum wallboard products, paper and asphalt roofing shingles for the building industry.  We have the product to serve your needs.


What is the Job?

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair all electrical and simple mechanical and instrumental equipment.
  • Ability to read blueprints and technical drawings.
  • Ability to design and assemble motor starters.
  • Ability to design and assemble electrical controls.
  • Ability to read and troubleshoot pneumatic and hydraulic schematics.
  • Ability to run conduit, pull wires, and make connections with a minimum of assistance.
  • Ability to do simple welding.
  • Knowledge of AC Drive.
  • Ability to order and reorder parts.
  • Records daily activities in a logbook.
  • Ability to assemble motor starters and other circuits.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs field instruments.
  • Troubleshoots of PLC, AC Drive, and QCS.
  • Works extended hours and responds to repair calls at any hour of the day to keep the mill in operation.
  • Maintain excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Maintain work area per plant standard for safety, efficiency, and cleanliness.
  • Attend safety meetings and abide by all safety rules set forth by the company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned. 



  • High school education or equivalent.
  • 4-10 years of experience in the electrical field.
  • Ability to operate a forklift, front-end loader, and any other equipment required to perform duties.
  • Ability to read and troubleshoot pneumatic and hydraulic schematics.


Who are we?

PABCO® Gypsum, a division of PABCO® Building Products LLC, has provided quality gypsum board products and services for over 35 years.  PABCO® Gypsum supplies a complete line of gypsum products for commercial and residential construction.


At our Newark location, we make Gypsum Wallboard. Your job as an Industrial Electrician is to troubleshoot and repair all electrical equipment and controls, mechanical equipment, and instrumentation.


What we offer!

  • Competitive Wages & Salaries
  • On the Job Training
  • Work Shoe Reimbursement
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Profit-Sharing & 401(k)
  • Life Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation & Sick Leave
  • Family-Owned Compassionate Workplace


What is the pay?

Wage offered depends on experience. This is an hourly position and with overtime has the potential to earn: $90,000 - $130,000 / year.


What we offer!

  • Typically, the schedule is 6 am – 2:30 pm.
  • Must be available for work on weekends and call in for upset conditions during off hours.


PABCO offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit-sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs.  We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug-free workplace.