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Position Title: Electrical Instrumentation Tech

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Position Location: Rice Lake 

Grade: Scale 07_NONU 

Requisition ID: 8287 



Home | McCain FoodsJoin our team in making delicious, planet-friendly food, you and your family already enjoy!


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 $27. Shift Differential $3.00 for 2nd and 3rd Shift.


About McCain: McCain Foods is proud to be a family and values-driven company. Our values are integral to our culture, helping to shape how we operate, how we work together and the choices we make. They are a big part of what makes us unique. McCain Foods opened their first production facility in their hometown of Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada. McCain Foods quickly established itself within the Canadian marketplace and then began a journey to become the world's largest manufacturer of frozen French fries and potato specialties.


McCain products can be found in thousands of restaurants and supermarket freezers around the world. In addition to fries, McCain also produces other foods, including appetizers, oven meals, vegetables and juice for both the retail and foodservice industries.


As a McCain employee, you will receive…

  • 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.
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Job Family: Engineering & Technical      
Division: NA Appetizer Manufacturing 
Department: ​Rice Lake Maintenance 3 ​
Location(s): US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Rice Lake 

Company: McCain Foods USA, Inc. 

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