Job Description

Electrical Maintenance Technician

Well established metal components manufacturing company is seeking 2nd and 3rd shift Electrical Maintenance Technicians to join its growing team in Lincoln, NE.  The Electrical Maintenance Tech installs, repairs, rebuilds, troubleshoots, diagnose, tests, programs, connects, and performs other electrical and occasional mechanical work for the facility.

Job Responsibilities

  • Use electrical measurement equipment and tools of the trade effectively.
  • Installs and repairs electrical wiring, controls, switches, etc.
  • Installs and repairs electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment, following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications, using hand tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment.
  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment, such as robots, conveyors, and programmable controllers, following electrical code and blue- prints, using hand tools and voltage tester.
  • Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment, following manuals, schematic diagrams, and blueprints, using hand tools and test equipment. 
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus, such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, using test equipment, and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables, using hand tools.
  • Tests malfunctioning machinery using test equipment, and discusses malfunction with other workers, such as machine operator, maintenance technicians and department Manager to diagnose malfunction.
  • Replaces faulty electrical components of machine, such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices, using hand tools.
  • Diagnoses, and replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards, using electronic test equipment and hand tools.
  • Replaces electric motors and rewires motors.
  • May push buttons and press keys on robot controller, teach pendant, and programmable controller to program automated machinery, such as robots, to operate automated machinery, to test for malfunctions, and to verify repairs.
  • May plan layout of wiring and install wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings.
  • May diagnose and replace faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.
  • Must work safely and in accordance with all rules and regulations of the plant, company and OSHA.

  • Two year technical degree in Electrical, or related field highly desirable. High school diploma plus four (4) years industrial maintenance experience preferred.
  • Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan experience- preferred
  • Hazardous Waste Operations/Handling Procedures- preferred
  • Ability to read, interpret, understand directions and other communication spoken or written in the English language

Application Instructions

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