Industrial Electrician

Date: Apr 9, 2024

Location: Cambridge, CA

Company: Tenneco

Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designer, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with approximately 78.000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Ride Performance, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.

Tenneco Cambridge is currently increasing our long term production and looking for Maintenance Electrical team members to be a part of our growing maintenance team


Plant maintenance personnel are responsible for supporting the operations department to ensure timely and accurate preventative maintenance, trouble shooting and repair of manufacturing equipment. We are looking for a professional who has experience working in the automotive industry, with a high level of robotics and automation. The successful applicant will use their strong problem solving ability to support the changing and growing environment of a large company.


Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


Major Duties and Responsibilities


  • Will be expected to diagnose and repair. Robots, Transfer systems, welding equipment and complex production machinery.
  • Work at height on 600 volt buss bar systems.
  • Must be able to read and understand electrical schematics.
  • Work on general plant requirements. Office upgrades, outside lighting, etc.
  • Understands and follows the Standard Work/Process/Operating Instructions as posted at work station prior to undertaking tasks
  • Ensures full compliance with all OHSA (Occupational Health and Safety Act) requirements, the Electrical Code, plant safety rules, work rules and procedures as may apply to duties performed
  • At all times, wears Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriate to the tasks being performed 
  • Maintains valid licensing to operate forklifts and other lifting devices as required 
  • Efficiently performs all assigned duties to ensure work meets or exceeds the quality standards of our customers both internally and externally
  • Actively participates in training and continuous improvement activities that promote the efficient and cost effective utilization of plant resources
  • Completes assigned paperwork as may be required, for example, scrap; production counts; downtime; quality; labor reporting; preventative maintenance; work order forms etc.
  • Complies with requirements and assists in maintenance of the necessary quality standards (QS9000/ISO/TS16949/ISO14001) to ensure re-certification as may be appropriate for the tasks assigned
  • Ensure daily electrical work is recorded in electrical log book
  • Participates in 5S activities by initiating and maintaining a clean and orderly work area, as necessary
  • Utilizes methods of transportation provided by the company to move tools and equipment, while efficiently and effectively responding to service calls
  • Collect and report monitoring data in support of the EHS management system
  • Strive towards meeting company EHS goals
  • Understand and follow all EHS policies
  • Participate on EHS teams and committees
  • Participate and promote EHS activities
  • Report opportunities for improvement and any EHS issues
  • Stop work activities that create EHS hazards


Minimum Qualifications

  • Valid Provincial Journeyman’s Electrician License (442a)


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.