E&I Technician

EMPLOYER: Sappi North America



Position (job title):  E&I Technician
Department:  Maintenance – Westbrook
Reports to (position title):  Maintenance Planner, Westbrook

Entry requirements:  Technical Degree and/or a certified Apprenticeship Program.


In this multi-craft role, the ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively and demonstrate an ability to perform various E&I Technician duties.  The candidate will have a strong understanding of the importance of personal and group safety within the workplace.  The candidate will be a team player, working effectively with other craft employees, mill operators, maintenance planners and supervision.  The candidate will have the ability to read manuals, blueprints and working drawings, plan and lay out work, and take accurate measurements using devices common to the craft.


·         Work experiences with AC/DC Drives, I/A DCS and Rockwell (AB) PLC

·         Troubleshooting, repair, replacement and calibration of electrical control instrumentation such as, temperature, pressure, ph., conductivity, turbidity, flow meters, valve positioner actuators and associated 4-20ma control loops, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Steam Systems, Foxboro Spec 200

·         Experience with High Pressure Boilers and high voltage distribution

·         Demonstrate awareness of Electrical safe work practices including NFP70e awareness

·         Rigging experience, be able to safely rig all types of equipment

Special Skills including license certification

·         Methodical problem solving ability

·         Computer skills

·         Strong interpersonal and communication skills such as log entries or work order documentation

·         Ability to balance multiple tasks and conflicting priorities with confidence and accuracy

Working Conditions

·         Shift work may be required, as well as occasional weekend and holiday coverage

·         Occasional call-ins on nights and weekend, need to respond within an hour

·         Occasional work required from ladders, elevated platforms, hot and cold locations


·         Technical Degree or equivalent


·         Sappi offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D, short-term disability, and long-term care. 401(k) with company match, gain sharing (bonus), vacation plans, shift premiums, as well as 12 paid holidays per year.





Technical Degree or equivalent

How to Apply:

Contact: Lisa Patterson
Phone: (207) 856-4615

To apply for this job email your details to: lisa.patterson@sappi.com