Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician
Location: New Hampton, IA
Salary Range: $22-38/hour
Job Overview of the Electrical Maintenance Technician: The Electrical Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining and repairing electrical systems and equipment in our industrial manufacturing plant. This includes troubleshooting, installation, and testing of electrical components.
Job Responsibilities of the Electrical Maintenance Technician:
Develop and implement new and used equipment, process improvement, and building enhancement in a timely manner.
Collaborate with robotic automation systems as needed.
Create and integrate PLC programs and systems for new and used equipment.
Install and maintain production machines and equipment in the plant facility, performing various mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic duties.
Perform emergency repairs on production equipment during production, and conduct scheduled maintenance repairs during machine service.
Utilize troubleshooting skills to diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, and test and adjust as needed.
Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required fabrication and installation on equipment.
Troubleshoot PLC systems as necessary.
Utilize a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment to perform job duties.
Detect and report faulty operations, defective material, and any unusual situations to the appropriate supervisor.
Adhere to safety regulations and ensure clean and organized work areas.
Education & Experience of the Electrical Maintenance Technician:
- High School Diploma or G.E.D required. Preferably possess an associate's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Maintenance. Journeyman degree is a plus.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, with strong skills in hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanics, and industrial equipment. Some experience with PLCs is desired.
- Previous experience in PLC programming is an added advantage.
- Master Electrician certification is a plus.