Industrial Electrician - Traveling Position

Brand:  Industrial Automation
Company:  EBF Enterprises
Line of Business:  Engineering

Lincolnton, NC, US, 28092

Req ID:  11657


The Commercial/Industrial Electrician position is a permanent and full-time traveling position.  Candidates can expect to work out of town and occasionally be required to work locally (Hickory and surrounding areas).  


EBF Enterprises, Inc. is a part of Matthews International Corporation and located in Lincolnton, NC.  Our company installs and upgrades large machines used in industrial factories such as extruders, presses, and converting equipment. 


  • Installation and/or removal of industrial machinery and equipment.
  • Install conduit, cable tray, wire, and associated equipment. 
  • The ability to bend and thread IMC and rigid conduit is a must.
  • Care and maintain company tools and equipment. 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Understand, practice, and enforce safe work practices.
  • May assist with tracking project costs, including time keeping.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of the N.E.C ability to read manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications is required.  
  • Knowledgeable with industry-standard hand tools, power tools, and electronic/electrical test equipment.  



  • Active Driver License
  • Background Check Required
  • Drug Test Required
  • Dependable transportation
  • High School Diploma/GED (Preferred)
  • Must be willing to travel


Schedule:  Full-Time, 80% Traveling Position 

Monday - Friday (7 am - 5 pm). Some Saturdays may be required. Travel is required (may involve international travel).  This is a local/traveling permanent, full-time position.  Must be willing to commute to the Hickory/Lincolnton/Conover/Charlotte areas daily.  Must be reliable!

Compensation:  $30-$35 per hour (pay depends on skill level).  Daily per diem when traveling out of town. 


· Medical Insurance (including prescription, dental, and vision).

· Health Savings Account

· Earned Time Off (ETO)

· 10 paid holidays

· 401 K and Company Stock Share Plan

· College Savings Programs

· Short Term/Long Term Disability

· Life and AD&D

· Many other benefits are available.


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk, hear, and see.  
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

The Matthews Industrial Automation division of Matthews International designs, manufactures and distributes a wide range of technologies and solutions for industrial automation applications including marking and coding, and warehouse automation. Our integrated systems identify, track, control, and pick products at the highest levels of accuracy. 

Our focus on innovation is leading to rapid growth in each of the solution areas we provide: product identification, warehouse automation and applied automation technologies.  

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants. In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord