EMR, the global forerunner in metals recycling is hiring! If you're looking for a great opportunity to move into the recycling industry we thank you for your consideration. We are a privately held company with a heritage dating back to the 1940's, employing 4,500 people operating at 180 locations around the world. We offer an excellent benefits package, dynamic company culture, and ample opportunity for professional development in an ever-relevant and growing industry. To learn more about EMR please take a look at our website: http://us.emrgroup.com.

We are currently looking for a full-time Electrician, to be based out of our facility in New Orleans, LA. The incumbent will be directly responsible for electrical maintenance activity within the yard over the course of the Day Shift.


  • Capable of trouble shooting, installing and repairing electrical equipment in a heavy industrial setting
  • Familiarity and experience in working with high and low voltage systems
  • Experienced in working with three phase and single phase equipment
  • Able to assess, repair and maintain industrial electrical controls & hydraulics
  • Familiar with all aspects of plant maintenance and general preventative maintenance
  • Install various types of raceway, cable tray systems and electrical systems
  • Familiarity with cranes, DC magnets, controllers, conveyors, heavy equipment, and PLC’s (Siemens and Allen Bradley)
  • Troubleshoot and repair motor and control systems
  • Perform routine maintenance on electrical wiring and systems
  • Adhere to all quality and safety codes


  • Graduate from a recognized electrical training institution or be certified as an apprentice in training under a licensed electrician for a minimum of one year
  • Previous experience in electrical engineering or other related fields
  • Familiarity with electrical schematics, blueprints, and manuals
  • Familiarity with electrical equipment and hand tools
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills

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To Apply :

Please utilize the following link: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/bc28b5bc

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EMR is a proud equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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