Electrician – Nights

Acme Brick Co.

Ouachita, AR

“Join the Acme Brick Family”


FLSA Status:  Non-exempt

Acme Brick Company (a Berkshire Hathaway Company) is an organization of professionals in the manufacturing and building material distribution industry.  We manufacture brick and distribute our own brick as well as brick and associated products manufactured by others.  We operate in 13 states with a philosophy that we are much more than a brick manufacturer and distributor.


We are currently seeking a “best in class” Electrician that will be responsible for the care and maintenance of all electrical system, components and equipment of buildings, machinery and grounds. The ideal candidate has a natural ability to roll with the punches, being flexible to handle anything that might come their way. You will be a strong and reliable support to company operations, maintaining procedures, communication and customer service.  Not only will your efforts allow us to achieve organizational efficiency, you will nurture the pleasant work environment our people love.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned) This is a safety sensitive position

  • Ensure electrical operation of machinery and equipment on production, packaging, processing equipment and utility systems

  • Read, analyze and interpret technical procedures, electrical schematics, service manuals and work order to perform required maintenance and service

  • Use a variety of hand and power tools and handling equipment in performing duties
  • Assist in maintaining parts and supplies inventory
  • Follow all required work safe practices including lock-out tag-out requirements and wearing of all required PPE in designated areas

Skills and Experience Required for Success

  • Ability to interpret blueprints, specifications and other standards

  • Knowledge of power/hand tools

  • Extensive knowledge of PLC’s, VFD’s, instrumentation and motor control circuits

  • Must be able to lift 25-50 pounds regularly

Competencies Required for Success

  • Integrity

  • Self-Motivated

  • Teamwork

  • Demonstrated prioritization / time management skills


  • High school diploma or equivalent; OR one to three months related experience AND/OR training; OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

Safety Sensitive Position:

(1) Any position involving a safety-sensitive function pursuant to federal regulations governing drug and alcohol testing adopted by the US Department of Transportation or any other rules, guidelines, or regulations adopted by any other federal or state agency; or (2) Any position designed in writing by the Company as a safety-sensitive position which includes tasks or duties that could affect the safety and health of the employee performing the task or others including, but not limited to, the operation or repair of a motor vehicle, equipment, or machinery or the supervision of an employee responsible for operating or repairing a motor vehicle, equipment, or machinery. A list of positions currently classified as safety sensitive are attached and may be updated from time to time.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.