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Industrial Electrician

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Company:  The York Group, Inc.
Line of Business:  Funeral Home

York, PA, US, 17406


The York Casket Company, A Matthews International subsidiary, is seeking a qualified Industrial Electrician to work in our Production Facility in the York, PA area for our memorialization business segment. The Industrial Electrician will be responsible for the troubleshooting, repairing, upgrading and installation of production equipment with a Successful and growing Company in the York, PA area. This is a first shift position with weekend overtime. (Payrate: up to $32 per hour)

Competitive Starting Rate (based on experience) plus full benefits starting day one which includes: medical, dental, vision, Health Saving Account (HSA) with company contribution, short and long term disability (after 90 days), life insurance, earned time off (starts accruing immediately), 401(k) retirement plan with company match, employee stock purchase plan with company match and a guaranteed annual bonus based on year of service.


  • Troubleshooting automation and process equipment on the manufacturing floor, determine root causes of failures and recommends changes to the electrical design.
  • Supplying Industrial Machinery and other building systems with three-phase Electrical Service (running of conduit, sizing of motor wiring, and proper termination methods)
  • Maintain / improve existing automation systems. (Allen Bradley PLC programming for CompactLogix / MicroLogix / PanelView / PowerFlex VFDs.
  • Supporting operation of industrial robotics in a variety of systems (Kuka, ABB, etc.)
  • Assembling and wiring panels for inhouse designed electrical systems.


  • You will be working with maintenance and engineering team to improve the production and electrical equipment process.
  • Assisting maintenance team leaders in the trouble shooting and assessment of maintenance activities.
  • Identify and correct equipment failures and diagnosing root cause analysis on production equipment and performing correct repairs.
  • Multi-tasking and being part of several projects to improve production process


  • 3+ years of previous electrical experience.
  • High School diploma and/or Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a technical college in a related field.
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and management.
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting.
  • Possess a mechanical aptitude; ability to use a large variety of hand tools and basic knowledge of power tools, forklifts, welding equipment, and cutting torch.
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary.


•    Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
•    Regularly 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 ability to adjust focus.
•    Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, 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.

Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company.   

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: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster