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Company: 2350-The Chemours Company FC, LLC
Location: Starke
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.


From the frontline to the back office, every Chemours employee is part of something bigger than themselves as together we work to create a better world through the power of our chemistry.

Chemours is a $6.3 billion company with a portfolio of products and processes that enable technologies and products that people use every day in their lives. From cellular phones to lower emission vehicles, to 5G communications and clean energy from hydrogen, we're collaborating with customers to make these innovations more capable. Simply said, we use our chemistry to change lives, shape markets, and redefine industries-one improvement at a time.

Chemours is seeking an Electrician to join our growing team! This position will report directly to the Maintenance Coordinator in our Starke, Florida location.

Safely perform highly skilled maintenance, installation, repair and troubleshooting work involved with electrical systems for mining and mineral processing facilities operating 24-hours per day, 7-days per week maximizing equipment availability and reducing downtime. Electrician will support active operations by maintaining and servicing mechanical and electrical machinery, instrumentation, control, lighting and fixtures, outlets and wiring, generators as well as install, replace, troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical distribution systems including electric motors, transformers, switchgear, starters, and MCC's. Preferred candidate will be a qualified industrial electrician capable of working closely with maintenance and operations teams in a mining and mineral processing environment.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Install, replace, troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical distribution systems including electric motors, transformers, switchgear, starters, and MCC's. Fabricate, install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain DCS and PLC control systems, SCADA and wireless systems, control panels, control boxes, and specialized electrical equipment and machinery. Maintain and service all machinery, including mechanical and electrical, instrumentation, control, lighting and fixtures, outlets and wiring, generators, etc.
  • Transfer primary power from one source to another. Install cables, conductors, wire tray, splice cables, build terminations and perform necessary hook-up for primary power lines.
  • Ensure all work is performed within company, state, and federal regulations, standards, statutes, policies, and procedures. Complete open work orders and preventive maintenance activities as required by manufacturers OEM standards.
  • Assist mechanics in maintenance and troubleshooting of mechanical and process equipment. Promote continuous improvement in maintenance approach, encourage initiatives intended to reduce safety risk, increase productivity and efficiency, reduce maintenance cost.
  • Respond to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service.
  • Act as a Safety Leader to ensure individual and team Safety remain top priority in the planning and execution of all tasks. Work closely with Company Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) personnel targeting zero incidents and continuous improvement of mine site EHS performance. Report all personal injuries and EHS incidents and assist with both safety and environmental investigations.
  • Work in a self-guided manner in the absence of supervision and demonstrate creativity, exercise sound judgment, and demonstrate initiative. Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in all assigned areas.
  • Support down-day planning to accomplish required work per agreed cost and schedule.
  • Requisition material and supplies from stockroom; call vendors to discuss needs for parts and supplies and recommend purchases and suppliers.
  • Monitor work done by outside contractors for adherence to National Electrical Code Requirements and report back to supervisor.

    In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or five (5) to ten (10) years related experience as an E&I Mechanic in an industrial environment and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience OR Military Equivalent Experience
    • Knowledge of the National Electric Code required and familiarity with NFPA Arc Flash safety regulations, valid Journeyman Certification.
    • Ability to read electrical circuit diagrams and specifications, OEM maintenance manuals and requirements, interpret blueprints and technical drawings to correctly assemble panels, control boxes, etc. Skills in reading complex instructions required. Methods and techniques of troubleshooting, repairing and installing plant equipment and machinery and programmable logic controls, co-processors, DCS, SCADA and wireless systems.
    • Knowledge of MSHA rules and regulations.

      Physical Requirements:
      • Frequently ascends or descends ladders, stairs, elevated walkways, ramps and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms.
      • Perform heavy manual labor when needed such as moving and installing equipment in different weather conditions.
      • Frequently lifts or moves up to 25 pounds and occasionally lifts or moves up to 50 pounds.
      • Position requires working near and around operating mechanical parts and mobile equipment and is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibrations.
      • Ability to read and interpret various plans and designs.
      • Capable of wearing personal protective equipment, such as hearing protectors and respirators, as necessary.


        Competitive Compensation

        Comprehensive Benefits Packages

        401(k) Match

        Employee Stock Purchase Program

        Tuition Reimbursement

        Commuter Benefits

        Learning and Development Opportunities

        Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

        Company-paid Volunteer Days

        We're a different kind of chemistry company because we see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it-by taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture. Our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves, at Chemours and in life. And we're proud to be Certified--- by Great Place to Work - .

        Learn more about Chemours and our culture by visiting

        Chemours is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. Jurisdictions may have additional grounds for non-discrimination, and we comply with all applicable laws.

        Chemours is an E-Verify employer

        Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

        Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

        At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say "We Are Living Chemistry".

Keywords: 2350-The Chemours Company FC, LLC, Gainesville , Electrician, Professions , Starke, Florida

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