Electro-Mechanical Technician in Elgin, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


We are currently looking for experienced maintenance electrician to install, repair, and maintain facility equipment, electrical, electronic components of industrial machinery, and equipment.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:




  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed production machines and equipment



  • Connects power supply wiring to machines and equipment



  • Connects cables and wiring between machines and equipment



  • Diagnoses malfunctioning Items such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, and replaces damaged component



  • Tests and repairs malfunctioning production equipment/machinery and notifies appropriate personnel



  • Uses welding skills/equipment (TIG, Stick, Torch) to fabricate and repair chutes, conveyors, hoppers, etc.



  • Reads electrical blueprints



  • Replaces faulty electrical components such as relays, switches and motors, and positions sensing devices



  • Diagnoses and repairs faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards (solder component level wiring and/or component)



  • Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical components in building



  • Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components and equipment



  • Maintains current knowledge and actively addresses safety and environmental issues



  • Other duties may include: janitorial, plumbing, pipefitting, painting, security, carpentry



  • Perform other duties as assigned.



Job Requirements

Required Qualifications




  • High School diploma & electrician certification, or associates degree from a Technical College required



  • Ability to read and understand electrical blueprints



  • Apprenticeship or Journeyman experience preferred



  • Ability to complete basic mathematical calculations



  • Forklift Truck Experience preferred



  • 3-5+ years maintenance and electrical experience



  • Strong mechanical aptitude



  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals



  • Ability to complete routine production and quality reports.



  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds



  • Understanding and compliance with safety rules and regulations



  • Strong verbal and written communication skills