Electrical Technician

Electrical Technician

Job Summary

The Electrical Technician will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, and analysis of electrical products and systems. Performs equipment engineering design evaluations. Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures. The Electrical Technician will be responsible, but not limited to:

Responsibilities

     Safety

  • Promote and engage in a safe work environment
  • Report safety incidents
  • Display good housekeeping in work areas
  • Ensure adherence to OSHA and Onex safety policies
  • Ensure components and assemblies adhere to applicable industry and business standards (NFPA, etc.)

     Work Tasks

  • Evaluate electrical systems, products, components, and applications by applying knowledge of electricity and materials
  • Confirm systems and components’ capabilities by designing and testing properties
  • Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements and determining manufacturing and assembly methods and materials
  • Review designs / drawings with managers
  • Provide component and system pricing to be used in quotation process
  • Design and build control panels
  • Programming of PLC systems
  • Commission and troubleshoot the startup of new equipment

     Administration

  • Organize and maintain engineering records
  • Reports daily progress to manager to keep the job on schedule
  • Identifies ways to improve efficiency

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Others

     Knowledge

  • OSHA
  • NFPA 86, NFPA 70E, AND AMS 2750E
  • MS Office
  • Microsoft Visio
  • PLC Software Allen Bradley, Siemens, Honeywell

 Skills

  • Problem Solving
    • Finding solutions to difficult or complex issues.
  • Administrative Skill
    • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work Responsibilities, Information Ordering.
  • Multi-Tasking
    • Deal with more than one task at the same time.
  • Social Perceptiveness
    • Awareness and understanding of others’ reactions.
  • Monitoring
    • Assessing performance and conduct of self, other individuals to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Active Listening
    • Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made.
  • Time Management
    • Managing one’s own time and the time of others.
  • Collaboration
    • Working well together with others.
  • Resource Utilization
    • The ability to effectively use the available resources, including equipment and personnel to meet objectives.

Abilities

  • Oral Comprehension and Expression
    • The ability to speak with and listen to others, and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Written Comprehension and Expression
    • The ability to write and read, speak and listen to, and understand information and ideas presented through written words and sentences.
  • Detail-Oriented
    • Careful about details, concise and thorough in performance.
  • Numerical Ability
    • Utilize basic calculations effectively, mathematical reasoning and formulas to solve problems based on numerical data.

Physical Requirements

  • Respirator Fit Testing
  • Activities often require considerable use and coordination of the arms, hands, fingers, and legs, such as in the physical handling of equipment and or materials
  • Must be able to move or handle materials generally weighing up to 100 pounds if needed
  • Subject to random Drug Testing
  • Wear PPE in field environment

 Attitude

  • Team Player
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Change and Adaptability
  • Good work ethic
  • Ready to take on new challenges and is willing to learn
  • Honest and acts with integrity
  • Work Independently

Qualifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour Training
  • Valid US Driver’s License

Work Environment

  • Moving mechanical parts and vehicles
    • Fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals;
    • Loud noise levels in the work site.
    • Cold and hot temperatures
    • Wear PPE in field environment
    • 65% office
    • 35% field