Electric Motor-Service Technician/Mechanic
Click the Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn icons to share this job with your friends or contacts. Click the Twitter icon to tweet this job to your followers. Click the link button to view the URL of the job, which then can be copied and pasted into an e-mail or other document.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following are desired tasks and skills preferred in potential employees:
Inspect and test equipment to locate damage or worn parts and diagnose malfunctions or read work orders or schematic drawings to determine required repairs.
Reassemble repaired electric motors to specified requirements and ratings, using hand tools and electrical meters.
Lift units or parts such as motors or generators, using cranes or chain hoists, or signal crane operators to lift heavy parts or sub assemblies.
Record repairs required, parts used, and labor time.
Disassemble defective equipment so that repairs can be made, using hand tools.
Adjust working parts, such as fan belts, contacts, and springs, using hand tools and gauges.
Lubricate moving parts.
Read service guides to find information needed to perform repairs.
Inspect electrical connections, wiring, relays, charging resistance boxes, and storage batteries, following wiring diagrams.
Scrape and clean units or parts, using cleaning solvents and equipment such as buffing wheels.
Capable of working as part of a two-person service call team, willing and enthusiastic about learning the ins and outs of our service call work. (Not expected to know everything but must be willing to learn and be trained).
Must be able to lift at least 80 pounds by yourself daily.
Must possess a clean driving record.
Must possess reliable transportation.
Must possess or be willing to purchase a set of basic hand tools within the first 90 days.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma or Equivalent required
Some form of trade school certification or on the job training preferred.