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Florida’s Natural Growers
A Division of Citrus World, Inc.
20205 US Highway 27 North
Lake Wales, Florida 33853
(863) 676-1411
Job Title: Electrical & Instrument Tech 1-2
Company Name: Florida's Natural Growers
Reference: 17-123
Job Type: Full time-Days/Nights
Job Status: 4-6 days a week
Location: Lake Wales, FL
Company Info:

Florida's Natural Growers
Human Resources Department
20205 US HWY 27
Lake Wales, FL  33853

We are a Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Workplace.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Requirements: High School Diploma or GED  and either an A. S. Degree in Electronics/Electrical field OR formal technical training.
E&I Tech 1: 1 (one) year on the job experience. 
E&I TEch 2: 3 (three) years or more on the job experience.
Must pass the following tests:
E&I Tech 1: Electrical Skills and PLC tests with an average score of 55% or more
E&I Tech 2: Electrical Skills and PLC stets with an average score of 60% or more

6 (six) month of equivalent work experience will be given for completion of each 1 (one) year of higher education from an accredited college or university in the area of Electrical or Electronic Engineering.  Maximum credited years  of experience is not to exceed 2 years.  Must have basic knowledge of PLC Controls, Ladder Logic and Programming for consideration into the Tech Shop.  PLC experience not necessary to be in the E&I Shop.



Skills and experience must include ability to install and troubleshoot PLC controlled equipment/processes based on diagnostics, electrical drawings and circuit testing.  Must also possess ability to install, calibrate, configure and troubleshoot all plant instrumentation to include: Flow Meters (mass, mag and turbine), Pressure and Level Transmitters, Temperature (RTD, Thermocouple) Sensors and Analytical Instrumentation (pH, Conductivity), Electrical/Instrument skills must include the ability to wire and troubleshoot electrical control systems for industrial processing and packaging equipment to include: 480 volt motors and starters/VFDs with related control circuits for building electrical and lighting, electrical distribution equipment (transformers, distribution panels, switchgear).


Must be computer literate and have the ability to communicate and work as a team member to solve problems and improve the reliability of equipment operation.  Requires excellent work habits, including initiative, safety and attendance.  Must possess a positive attitude that promotes teamwork.  Must possess advanced troubleshooting skills.  Must be self-motivated and work with little supervision. Must be willing and able to work additional hours over 48 when required. Must provide some tools.  Must be able to work in all environments on site.  Must be able to lift 50 pounds-requires frequent lifting of 15 pounds and occasional lifting of 35 pounds.

Job Functions:

Perform assigned work projects.  Develop and maintain technical procedures and documentation.  Troubleshoot equipment, performing needed repairs to minimize downtime.  Communicate effectively with all employees.  Regular attendance required.  Must interact cordially  with co-workers.

Additional Duties:

Additional Job duties
Perform any other duties assigned.

Compensation: $24.66-$27.41 per hours
How to Apply:

Please visit our Human Resources Department to fill out an application and take required tests. 

Applications are accepted Monday thorugh Friday from 8:00am to 4:00 pm.