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Position Title: E and I Technician

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Position Location: [[cust_locationName]] 

Grade: [[cust_payGrade]] 

Requisition ID: 20850 



Join our team in making delicious, planet-friendly food, you and your family already enjoy!  Apply and find out why everyone wants to work for McCain Foods.


We offer "Relocation Assistance"!  All Positions are full-time and include benefits!


The Rice Lake plant is looking for an Electrical Instrumentation Technician, Level 1 to join our maintenance department on a 12-hour night crew.  Pay is $28.68 plus a Shift Differential of $3.00 for 6pm to 6am shift. 


Applicants must provide a resume to be considered.


About McCain:

McCain Foods is proud to be a family and values-driven company where each team member is appreciated.  Our values are integral to our culture, helping to shape how we operate and how we work together. McCain Food’s facility in Rice Lake, WI is a state of the art food processing plant and employs approximately 250 employees. This site specializes in the production of frozen onion rings and other appetizers.  


As a McCain employee, you will receive a full benefits packaging including medical, dental, and vision.


Some of our additional benefits are..

  • 10 days of Paid Time Off and 10 Paid Holidays
  • Education Assistance
  • Headphones to Listen to Music While you Work
  • Dedicated Smoking area
  • Recognition as Employee of the Month and Year
  • Days off with Pay to Volunteer at Community Events and much, much more!


E&I Responsibilities:

  • Routine and emergency mechanical maintenance on various conveyance, processing, and packaging machines
  • Calibration of various end devices
  • Serve as on-shift subject matter expert in electrical troubleshooting
  • Effectively utilize corporate, Rockwell, ABB, OEM, and supplier resources to troubleshoot issues
  • Conduit installation, panel wiring, component replacement and schematic updating
  • Allen Bradley PLC program navigation for maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Allen Bradley HMI program navigation for maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Plant network troubleshooting in coordination with corporate IT resources
  • AutoCAD electrical reading and editing
  • Execution of assigned portions of electrical, instrumentation, and automation projects


Maintenance responsibilities:

  • Mechanical maintenance, equipment inspections, and plant PMs to support production



  • Follows all safety, including lockout/tagout, and sanitation procedures
  • Keeps shop and work areas in a clean and orderly condition
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. 


McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace.  As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger. McCain is an accessible employer. If you require an accommodation throughout the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. The health and safety of McCain employees and their families has been our number one priority since the start of COVID-19 pandemic. With vaccination restrictions easing across the globe we do not currently require employees to be vaccinated, but we reserve the right to change this mandate in line with health guidance and regulations in each country.


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