Electrician - Houston

AB InBev | Houston, TX

Posted Date 1/25/2021

Our Supply group is responsible for brewing, packaging and shipping the famous Budweiser beer. They also oversee aluminum can manufacturing, barley fields, hop farms and a rice mill. Life in the brewery is non-stop action with high-speed lines, tight production schedules and astonishingly high quality standards. This is a place where we measure efficiency in seconds, not hours, days or weeks. Paramount in all of this is a dedication to safety above all else and social responsibility. 99.8% of everything that enters our breweries is either completely used in the process or recycled. We also dedicate those big, high-speed lines to help our communities during times of disaster by packaging cans of emergency drinking water. Our customers expect the best and the Supply team provides it.

Job Description

  • Maintain machinery, meeting maintenance requirements for 480-volt, 3 phase systems, and minimizing downtime will be necessary.
  • Support, troubleshoot, improve, and maintain high-speed production and packaging machinery.
  • Utilize SAP to accurately and thoroughly detail and track all corrective and preventive maintenance performed throughout the course of the day; including searching and issuing parts, documenting equipment issues and entering inspection/measurement points
  • Prioritize and self-schedule maintenance work around production activities.
  • Drive plant goals & objectives through individually led projects and continuous improvement activities
  • Responsible for programmable controllers and computer process controls.
  • Ensure quality standards are met at all times.
  • 8 hour work day, on one of three shifts, 1st: 11PM to 7AM. 2nd: 7AM to 3PM. 3rd: 3PM to 11PM
  • Holidays and weekends are also required.

Job Qualifications


  • PLC programming and troubleshooting experience required.
  • 3 year industrial electrical/programming experience or two-year technical degree preferred
  • Outstanding communication and team-orientation skills.
  • Knowledge of Servos and related controllers including hydraulic and pneumatic, temperature controls.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems, identify root causes (e.g. six sigma analysis) and propose and implement remedies
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics
  • Ability to perform mechanical work, valve replacement, conveyor bearing and chain replacement, motor/gearbox replacement, lube routes
  • Application of high-level quality standards.
  • Adhere to plant safety and 5S requirements; Complete assigned work efficiently and per Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Outstanding work history, including good attendance.

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