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I/E Craftsman

Job ID 9212 Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States;

Solvay is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.

Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Silica focuses on highly dispersible silica (“HDS”), primarily used in fuel-efficient and performance tire. It develops innovative solutions for global tire manufacturers, as well as silica ranges for many other market segments like toothpaste, food, industrial products, and rubber articles.

Job Overview and Responsibilities:

This position, like the others in the Silica Plant, will require the job holder to do the following, with minimal or no direct supervision: Take initiative on a regular basis? Suggest and/or make improvements to quality, to the way the work is done? and to making Silica a good place to work? Help build and maintain a positive work environment? Continuously learn new things about the work, the products, the consumers, etc.

This position is comprised of, but is not limited, to the following dimensions:

Safety; Teamwork; Communicate effectively with operational personnel and supervision to troubleshoot equipment problems.

Education and Experience:

Good working knowledge and skills of fundamentals of electrical construction, circuits, instrumentation, etc.   A test will be given to assist in determining the qualifications of candidates.   A minimum score of 71% will be required to be considered for the position.  High school diploma/GED and at least one-year of relevant experience is required.


Candidate will:

Maintain and repair electrical systems: voltages up to 4160 volts

Install new instrumentation, controls, electrical systems, conduit and electrical circuitry

Troubleshoot and solve problems by consulting manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams.

Inspect and test equipment circuits to identify malfunctions or defects using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or ammeters

Skills Required:

Electrical-Industrial Controls (Troubleshooting/Programmable Controls Instrumentation); Industrial Controls; Troubleshooting; Electronic/Pneumatic; Microprocessor

Additional Information
This position may require rotating shift work.  This position also may be required to work some weekends and holidays.


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