Process Specialist - Electrical Technician - 1st Shift

What Production Set-up & Maint contributes to Cardinal Health

Beat the heat and come into our air conditioned facility with a 24 hour operating cafeteria.

Sets up, aligns, monitors, and/or calibrates production equipment. Assists and may perform maintenance on machines and cleans up minor chemical spills in assigned area as well as glassware, ovens, and other equipment.


  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 5+ years related work experience and/or training required

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies extensive knowledge and company policies to complete a wide range of assisgnments
  • Demonstrates expert undeerstanding of all levels of the job family and has thorough knowledge of jobs outside area of responsibility
  • Takes the lead in effectively applying new processes and skills in accomplishing assignments
  • May provide technical guidance and training to others
  • Maintains appropriate licenses, training and certifications
  • Works on complex problems that require independent action and a high degree of intiative to resolve issue
  • Makes recommendation for new or revised processes and has a role on the implementation
  • Adheres to all quality guidelines
  • Works with minimal degree of supervision. Has latitude to make decisions in exceptional circumstances within established guidelines
  • Provides guidance to less experienced team members
  • May have team leader responsibilities but does not formally supervise


  • Observe all safety precautions and regulations at all times in all areas where duties are performed.  Will be responsible for reporting all safety hazards and potential unsafe working conditions.  Must actively participate in current safety program and attend all scheduled safety meetings for department.
  • Maintain work area in a safe, clean, and orderly condition.
  • Understand and comply with all current plant policies and procedures.
  •     Repair, maintain, and install a wide variety of complex electrical and electronic equipment used to the manufacturing department with and/or without assistance and/or direction from others.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair electrical and electronic systems on complex production equipment.  After completing, test and make necessary adjustments for proper operation before turning machine over to production.
  • Will Layout and install new equipment, modifications, or upgrades.
  • Work from verbal and/or written instructions, work orders.
  • Utilize manuals, tables, and schematic drawings to perform job duties.
  •     Assemble, rebuild, or modify equipment under the direction of co-workers, supervisors, or engineering department and instruct operators and mechanics on the operation of equipment where applicable.                
  • Install, repair, and replace temperature controls, solid state controls, programmable logic controllers, HMI’s, MMI’s, position sensors, servo systems, AC and DC electrical motors and motor controllers, transformers, disconnects, and distribution panels.
  • Use a variety of electrical diagnostic equipment to include oscilloscopes, meggers, digital and analog volt/ohm meters, ammeters, tachometers, computers and other test equipment specific to an area.
  • Perform preventive maintenance manufacturing electrical equipment following schedules and procedures.
  • Attain a license in operating a forklift for the purpose of moving equipment and heavy parts.
  • Record and process parts removed from the stockroom on the proper work order or stores log sheet.
  • Maintain necessary records to include maintenance logs, time sheets, downtime logs, etc. using software packages such as Microsoft Word and/or Excel.