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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.



Position Summary:

Responsible for electrical work and general mechanical duties throughout the plant and on machinery; this is a comprehensive list of responsibilities.  There are several levels of proficiency, which can be attained through the testing procedure.

Essential Functions and Key Responsibilities:

  • Continuously perform all required tasks in a safe manner, adhering to all established safety rules and procedures.  Must take immediate action to correct and/or report any unsafe conditions and hazards.
  • Follow all federal, state, local, corporate and plant rules, procedures, and guidelines associated with electrical safety.
  • Keep work area clean and organized, per standards.
  • Follow all applicable food service policies and procedures.
  • Follow all PPE and GMP’s policies, wearing steel toed shoes, hearing protection, safety glasses, hair nets/beard nets, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all quality standards are maintained when performing job duties.
  • Review electrical malfunctions as they occur in order to determine cause and solution.
  • Monitor radio and respond to calls as needed.
  • Review electrical malfunctions as they occur in order to determine root cause and solution.
  • Understand Ohm’s law.
  • Proficient using a multimeter.
  • Keep plant lighting up to date.
  • Control wiring knowledge (24vdc and 120vac)
  • Strong understanding of VFD’s
  • Ability to read ladder logic and troubleshoot PLC’s
  • Able to bend conduit and pull wire
  • Knowledge of wiring step-up and step-down transformers
  • Understand how to read schematics
  • Handle all electrical wiring, repair, modifications and upgrades as needed in the plant.
  • Ensure electrical dangers are minimized for employees.
  • Order parts as needed
  • Monitor plant equipment and facilities in order to discover and prevent potential problems.
  • Handle emergency repairs as quickly as possible in order to minimize downtime.
  • Repair air valves as needed.
  • Repair and monitor all broken machine parts.
  • Repair and rebuild drive motors as needed.
  • Remain familiar with all electrical equipment used in plant.
  • Act as Emergency Action Support.
  • Replace any lights.
  • Keep accurate records on work completed.
  • Ensure that electrical dangers are minimized for employees.
  • Meet/achieve production goals set forth by management.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned by management.


Candidate Requirements:


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience
  • Three to five years of industrial electrical experience is needed.
  • Must have proper electrical education training and be able to pass the NOCTI
  • Must have basic reading, math and communication skills.

Physical Requirements:


  • Lifting; a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Carrying; a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Reaching above shoulders
  • Use of fingers
  • Walking;   8   hour
  • Standing;   10    hour
  • Kneeling   1/2   hours
  • Bending   1/4   hours
  • Visual ability
  • Depth perception
  • Hearing ability


Our Mission:

  • Novolex’s™ mission is to continue a tradition of leadership established by our historic brands in the areas of packaging choice, customer service, manufacturing innovation, quality, and sustainability.

Our Vision Statement:

  • To be a leading provider of packaging solutions that are environmentally friendly, create value for the customer and Novolex™, have excellent quality, and provide superior service.
  • We want to accomplish this with an entrepreneurial culture which drives operational excellence and proactively creates ecological solutions.

Our Environmental Mission:

Novolex’s™ sustainability goal is to establish a viable environmental program and product line that:

  • Reduces the impact of plastic and paper on the environment through recycling and increased recycled content.
  •  Sets a high standard of industry leadership and corporate citizenship.
  • Creates meaningful benefits for the environment and the community.
  • Facilitates environmental action by retailers and the community.
    For more information on Novolex™, visit our website at www.novolex.com
    The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included.  It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities.  Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

Novolex does not publicly post salary information on job boards.

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.


City:  Tolleson
State:  AZ

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

Job Segment: Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing