Electrical Controls Technician

City:  Tacoma
State:  WA
Country/Region:  US

PABCO Roofing Products is adding to our Electrical Controls team. Are you looking for the right opportunity to work hard and grow in a company that lives its Values? We're looking for people that want to be a part of our company culture and walk the talk.


Starting in our Electrical department means you're ready to be there for your team, through genuine teamwork and a steadfast commitment to safe work practices. This position assists with the development, installation and repair of the plant's electrical and control systems.


Here are the details:


  • Coordinates with others to schedule shutdown and run-time electrical maintenance.
  • Coordinate with the plant electricians to help ensure maintenance requests are appropriately prioritized and completed.  
  • Inspect the quality of all electrical repairs and new installations for safety and compliance with NEC code.
  • Maintain a complete library of software back-ups of all operating systems and drive programs in use at the plant. 
  • Maintain a complete inventory of all electrical spares needed to ensure against unplanned shutdowns in excess of 24 hours. 
  • Maintain an inventory database detailing the parts and location in which they are stored.
  • Work with outside vendors to maintain current knowledge of electrical and control systems. 
  • Maintain plant system updates as industry progress occurs.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other special projects or tasks as assigned.


Successful candidates will have:


  • Certification or degree to prove body of knowledge as an Electrician and
  • Minimum 3 years experience in Industrial Electrical field, preferably in a manufacturing environment;
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to maintain a forklift certificate;
  • Requires electrical, mathematical, mechanical, and troubleshooting experience to be able to perform duties.

The work environment can include the following:


  • Working near moving mechanical parts and electrical
  • Extreme heat or cold (both weather & non-weather).
  • Fumes or airborne particles
  • Vibrations
  • Exposure to loud noise
  • Uneven ground


This position is physically demanding and requires the following:


  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Talk and listen
  • Stand, walk and sit
  • Bend at the waist
  • Lift and/or move up to 80 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required


Local Wages:      DOE, non-exempt range from $35.00-$55.00


PABCO Roofing Products is proud to offer the following benefits to employees who meet eligibility requirements:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401K
  • Profit Sharing Retirement
  • Opportunity for various discretionary bonuses
  • One week of vacation the first year
  • Sick time accrued in accordance with State law
  • 10 Paid Holidays per year
  • Double time at 50 hours worked or more for non-exempt employees


*Variables in stated pay may be attributed to education, experience, regional location, minimum wages, and internal promotions may include factors such as merit and seniority. We practice equal opportunity employment and are a safety-sensitive, drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Tacoma