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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.



Job Title:

Electrical Supervisor


Position Summary:

This position is for a hands-on Electrical, Maintenance, & Reliability Leader with a minimum of five years Industrial Electrical /Maintenance experience. This requires a strong mechanically and electrically oriented individual with LEAN background.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for all Electrical / Maintenance programs including:

  • The installation and repair of all Electrical machinery / equipment.
  • Participate in organizing and implementing preventive maintenance programs.
  • Controlling and improving the plant’s machinery and electrical system repairs and upgrades.
  • Providing technical recommendations and implementations for continuous improvement of plant electrical processes.
  • Ability to supervise, instruct, and train individuals with electrical troubleshooting and repairs.
  • Oversee PLC installation, upgrades, troubleshooting, and programming.
  • Manage AGV system operations.
  • Liaison for in plant electrical projects and electrical contractors able to drive projects from conception to completion.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Electrical schooling and course completion, Journeyman credentials at a minimum.
  • 5-10+ years of relevant electrical experience in manufacturing environment preferred with emphasis in 480v systems, control circuits, VSD’s, and NEC code.
  • Strong electrical / mechanical experience with manufacturing process skills/experience.
  • Must have experience supporting and leading Lean manufacturing activities.
  • Must have at least three years of industrial electrical supervision. Degree in electrical or maintenance fields a plus.
  • Analytical skills and understanding of problem solving techniques/tools.
  • Data-driven, disciplined, objective and detail oriented.
  • Strong communication skills.  Demonstrated ability to act as a business partner, “see the big picture,” and work through ambiguity and change.
  • Knowledge with MS Office applications (Excel, Access, etc.) and other computer tools and software and a working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • PLC literate, capable of installing, programming, and troubleshooting. 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen.

Please no recruiting agencies

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at hrcompliance@novolex.com.

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City:  Elizabeth
State:  NJ