Electrical Technician

Date: Jan 31, 2023

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Belvac is the world leader in the design and production of continuous motion rotary machinery. We provide beverage canmakers with high-speed trimming, necking, base reprofiling and reforming, shaping, bottom rim coating, flanging and inspection technology. Over the years, we have been responsible for numerous advances in canmaking technology. This technology has enabled our customers to steadily increase line speeds and improve quality and productivity, while significantly reducing materials costs.  Belvac was founded in 1962 in Lynchburg Virginia. Philosophies of quality, pride, craftsmanship, and work ethic set extremely high standards and quickly drove Belvac to become the world leader in its industry revolutionizing many manufacturing processes.   For over forty years Belvac has turned innovative ideas into world class machinery.  Serving both the Can Making and Plastics industry.sts.

General Function:    

This position has the responsibility to support the production line and new projects, assist with electrical/mechanical installation and PLC programming. Maintaining, completing the current electrical diagrams and keep those updated, troubleshooting electrical and line control failures, as well as participating in the development of electrical and mechanical maintenance routines.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an effective working knowledge and awareness Belvac’s current documented Quality Management System as it pertains to their job assignments.
  • Troubleshooting the electrical and control failures in the production line
  • Maintain electrical diagrams and PLC programs updated.
  • Develop and stablish electrical maintenance routines for all electrical equipment and panels in the Pilot Line.
  • Assist in the electrical installation and control of new projects.
  • Developments of PLC Programs and generate new ideas for line control improvements.
  • Perform boilers (Gas) safety checks quarterly
  • Assist in process control when required.
  • Follow EHS procedures and use appropriate PPE.
  • Generate and follow equipment Lock-Out-Tag-Out (LOTO) procedures
  • Maintain documentation in accordance to ISO 9001-2015 requirements.
  • To support Electrical/Mechanical activities as needed.
  • Other duties as required and defined by reporting manager.


Industrial Electrician Technician.



Skill and Experience



  • Working knowledge in:
    • Industrial control (Temperature controllers, Timers, Motor soft starter, etc.)
    • Electrical installations (Industrial and commercial).
    • Motor Installation and control
    • Panels wiring
    • Read electrical diagrams (Ladder).
    • PLC Programing AB and Siemens. RS Logix 5000 and Simatic
    • HMI programing. FactoryTalk5000
    • Variable Frequency Drivers programming and installation AB.
  • Able to work in office and production environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing
  • Job related experience for 5 years minimum.
  • Familiar with National Electrical Code (NEC)
  • Handle confidential and proprietary information in accordance to company policy.
  • Ability to wire, assemble, and layout electrical/electronic systems following stablish procedures.
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimum supervision
  • Expert knowledge on MS Office Suite computer skills.
  • Solid communication skills, both written and verbal.




  • Experience in can-making industry.
  • Apply statistical analysis techniques to trial data and develop key observations and conclusions.
  • Experience in the use of Quality Tools like Root Cause Analysis, Pareto charts and Statistical Process Control, among others.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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