MAINTENANCE - ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN
Company: GE Appliances
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Description JOB LOCATION
USA, Decatur, AL JOB POSTING TITLE
MAINTENANCE - ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN THE CHALLENGE
GE Appliances, a Haier Company is experiencing significant growth,
which is creating over 250 quality jobs in Decatur, AL. We have an
immediate need for an Electrical Technician. We offer competitive
pay rates, established/non-rotating shifts, a great work
environment, comprehensive benefits, generous retirement plan, paid
time off and for a limited time, you could receive a sign-on bonus
when you join our team! Summary
This position will be part of a maintenance team in a high volume,
fast-paced manufacturing environment. Under the general supervision
of the Maintenance Manager, this position will perform various
skilled and semi-skilled tasks in electrical repair and
maintenance. WHAT YOU WILL DO Essential Responsibilities:
Maintaining, troubleshooting/repairing electronic and mechanical
equipment and components.
Diagnosing and troubleshooting Variable Frequency Drives, Process
Logic Controllers, Servo Drives, Setting and adjusting Parameters
and replacement of such devices.
Thorough know of electricity to include AC & DC power, single phase
and 3 phase power.
hydraulic/pneumatic/electrical/mechanical equipment and pumps.
Basic knowledge of PLC's to include reading and modifying.
Performing preventive maintenance
Completing shop records and use reporting systems following
Adjust manufacturing equipment and testing machinery for
Assisting other maintenance persons with equipment repair
Using a wide range of powered-hand tools (air/electric guns) and
Work in a safe manner at all times being aware of potential hazards
in the area and safeguarding those hazards. WHAT YOU NEED TO
SUCCEED Required Qualifications Associates Degree in an
Electrical/Electronics field, or similar or equivalent trade
Minimum of 3-years experience in electrical maintenance in an
Must have work experience with AC/DC power & process logic
controllers (PLC) used in manufacturing.
Demonstrated multi-craft skills & proficient in at least one
additional craft such as pneumatics, welding, injection molding,
hydraulics or millwright.
Must be able to read and interpret detailed drawings and
Must be able to use a wide range of powered-hand tools
(air/electric guns) and vibratory tools/equipment.
The successful candidate must have required education and/or
equivalent experience Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must be team
oriented and work well with others.
Must be able to work any shift as needed with the ability to change
shifts, work overtime, holidays and weekends as required.
Must be capable of attaining annual medical clearance for
respirator usage as well as medical clearance to all areas of the
Must be able to obtain and maintain a fork truck certification.
While performing the duties of this job you may be asked to:
Intermittently sit or stand with frequent walking.
Occasionally lift or move component parts up to 50 lbs.
Pushing/pulling up to 35 lbs.
Use hands to handle or feel parts - grasp, squeeze, pinch, manual
Reach with hands and arms, stoop, twist, kneel, crouch, bend at the
waist or crawl.
Talk and hear, use close vision, distance vision, color vision,
depth perception, and peripheral vision.
May be exposed to outside weather conditions prevalent at the
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to
Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.
Occasionally exposed to wet and /or humid conditions; high,
precarious places, fumes, or airborne particles, foam rooms and
caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock, and vibration. We
Offer a comprehensive, competitive and flexible selection of
benefits that encompass a wide range of employee services that are
designed to support your physical and financial health and
encourage a healthy work-life balance. Healthcare Benefits
beginning first day of employment - Medical, Dental & Vision
Company provided disability benefits
Vacation/Paid time off
12 Paid Holidays
401K Plan with generous matching
Company provided Life & Accidental Insurance
Tuition Reimbursement - after 1 year of employment GE Appliances is
an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made
without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age,
disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics
protected by law.
Keywords: GE Appliances, Decatur , MAINTENANCE - ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN, Professions , Decatur, Alabama
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