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I&E Maintenance Apprentice

Salary Range

$29.91 - $35.64


Explore what Matters

A career at SABIC provides you with an opportunity to leave a lasting positive impact to the world and yourself. From excellent health and well-being benefits to our comprehensive learning programs. We offer a wide range of benefits and offerings that recognize that our people have unique motivations and ambitions. It’s all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. Let’s explore what matters!


As one of the world’s largest diversified chemical companies, we activate the power of human capital to address society’s future challenges. Through partnerships, we enable life-saving medical innovations and help fight world hunger. We are driving the circular economy for the benefit of communities and our planet through sustainability initiatives, such as our TRUCIRCLE™ portfolio.  Our success is built upon the collective excellence of our 32,000 employees in 50+ countries.  Our values – Inspire, Engage, Create, and Deliver – are the foundation of our success. To learn more about these and how we strive to Be the Impact, click here.


Our purpose is "Chemistry that Matters". This is what drives us to do what we do. "Chemistry" goes beyond applying science and technology to enhance the supply of essential materials to the world. It is how we work, to build long-lasting relationships of trust. “What Matters” is making a meaningful impact for the world – through the customers and communities we collaborate with, so that we succeed and grow together.


It is all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. Let us explore this together!


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Job Summary

The Maintenance Instrument Electrician is responsible for the electrical maintenance of manufacturing equipment and support systems within assigned areas. Candidates must safely and effectively troubleshoot and repair designated equipment. Candidates will complete work orders and document findings, actions and feedback. Candidate will perform preventive maintenance tasks and help identify and implement reliability improvements. Candidate must understand and comply with company safety policies and procedures. Job assignments may include work in chemical operations and plastic compounding/extrusion. Must have the ability and willingness to work overtime and take call-ins as needed, including nights, weekends and holidays.


How You Can Be the Impact

  • Has knowledge and can correctly complete all safety permitting necessary to perform tasks.
  • Maintain instrumentation and electrical equipment across the site.
  • Troubleshoot failures and upsets on process instruments, control valves, motor control circuits, programmable logic controller and process control computer hardware and software, loss of weight feeders, AC/DC drives, and other electrical and control systems. 
  • Perform preventive and predictive maintenance activities. 
  • Planning and laying out work, interpreting blueprints, manuals, and other specifications.
  • Safely use a variety of tools and equipment associated with completion of varied work assignments.
  • Ability to prioritize information and tasks within your assigned area.
  • Continuously learn on the job and in the classroom as technology changes.


What Matters to SABIC

  • Completion of a qualified electrical or instrumentation program.
  • Must be able to perform the essential physical requirements of the position.



  • High safety and environmental awareness
  • Work well within an inclusive team environment
  • Ability to communicate with team and other individuals
  • Identifies opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal skills and professionalism
  • Takes initiative and demonstrates the desire to learn and develop
  • Basic level skills in problem solving, trouble shooting, and analytical thinking
  • Should possess good written and verbal communication skills
  • The position requires ability to organize and plan your work. 
  • Detailed oriented and deliver tasks in timely manner


Eligibility Requirements

  • You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the “Apply Now/Apply” option on this page.
  • You must be 18 years or older
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work for SABIC in the United States on a full-time basis.


Work Availability

Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this position. Applicants must be regularly available and willing to work Monday – Friday during assigned hours of operation and such other hours as the company determines are necessary or desirable to meet business needs


We are proud to be a diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We are fully committed to a culture of respect and inclusion

Nearest Major Market: Albany