Electrical Maintenance Technician

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_403637

Location

Newton

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD17.60-26.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Newton, NC - (USA) 2535 Highway 70 Southeast Suite 101 NC Hickory , NC - 28658 Phone : 828-322-1968

ContactNumber

828-322-1968

Job Description

Electrical Maintenance Technician needed immediately!!!



SUMMARY

The primary function of an Electrical Maintenance Technician is to support production operations through maintaining electrical systems on industrial machinery.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

* Eliminate problems through Root Cause Analysis

* Interacting with other departments to ensure the proper functioning of all systems in the facility.

* Comply with all safety and internal requirements set by OSHA, NFPA 70E and the Company policies.

* Troubleshoot and general repair of the building and facilities.

* Assist Maintenance Department with other duties and assignments as required.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

* Accomplishes all tasks as appropriate.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

* High School diploma or equivalent.

* Extensive industrial electrical experience.

* Minimum of five years verifiable industrial electrical maintenance experience.

SPECIAL SKILLS

* Must have a basic working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers and Human Machine Interfaces.

* Must have an extensive working knowledge of Ohms law and its applications, Variable Speed Drives, PID Loop Controllers and relay logic based control schemes

* Must have the ability to understand and utilize all functions of a multimeter, megohmeter, and other specialized electronic test equipment

* Must have good mathematical aptitude, both in knowledge and practice.

* Must be capable of identifying technical problems with little or no assistance and preventing and/or resolving issues rapidly.

* Must be able to read and interpret machine electrical schematics.

* Ability to lift 50 pounds as required.

* Ability to effectively communicate with cross-functional peers as well as upper level management.

* The ability to make independent judgments and utilize problem solving skills.

* A/C Inspections and maintenance.

* Ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously.

* Ability for strong attention to detail in following procedures and technical specifications.

* Must be able to work flexible shifts and overtime.



COMPETENCIES

* Highly motivated

* Proactive

* Strong interpersonal skills.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

* The Company retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS

Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Frequently moves about the production facilities. Must be able to detect unsafe conditions from long distances.

Work Environment - The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid and dry/arid conditions. Frequently required the use of personal protective equipment to prevent exposure to hazardous conditions.