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Electromechanical Technician II - Dayshift

Company: Valmont Industries
Location: Valley
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016Why ValmontWelcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.A Brief Summary of This PositionThe Electromechanical Technician 2 performs highly skilled technical work in areas of installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical, electronic, and mechanical equipment with a wide knowledge and high degree of proficiency. Responsibilities include new installations of equipment, major repairs and replacements. The Electromechanical Technician also performs general responsibilities such as recording labor and materials and reporting of abnormal conditions and safety hazards. The incumbent also occasionally is in charge of different industrial lifting equipment and is expected to operate all the hoists and forklifts in a safe and efficient manner.Essential FunctionsInstall various types of power distribution equipment including gutters, disconnects, conduits and cables in accordance with UL and National Electric CodePerform diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, precise measuring, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components with limited instructionMaintain and install controllers and control equipment and change, alter, or modify existing equipment when necessaryInstall and repair lighting up to 480VRepair small fixtures, fans, and appliances while also repairing welders, wire feeds, plasma cutters, and motors over 110VPerform pneumatic, hydraulic, mechanical, and electrical troubleshooting and repair plant production equipment as neededUse troubleshooting aids such as digital VOM to accurately interpret readingsMaintain a neat and orderly work area and perform general housecleaning tasks as neededPerform other general responsibilities such as recording labor an materials and reporting abnormal conditions and safety hazardsMay occasionally assist newer co-workers and technicians in the first-tier with various tasksThis is an individual contributor position with no direct reportsRequired Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)Must agree to complete and pass a defined list of technical course work within a specified period of time (Note: This requirement will be waived for employees who have a degree in Electromechanical Technology.)2-4 years of relevant work experienceThe ability to climb and work at elevated heights of up to eighty feetThe ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needsOne year of previous experience maintaining industrial equipmentOne year of previous experience using industrial lifting equipment, cranes or hoistsOne year of previous experience using at least one of the following troubleshooting aides: thermography gun, digital VOM, volt, ohm or amp metersThe ability to accurately interpret electrical schematics, blueprints and National Electrical Code books for both AC & DC electrical systemsThe ability to read and understand hydraulic and pneumatic valves and printsA working knowledge of using e-mailAbility to operate a forkliftExperience welding and fabricatingSelf-starter requiring a minimum of supervision and directionExperience with pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical troubleshootingExperience with low-voltage electrical / electronic troubleshootingPassion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional resultsHighly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These QualificationsA degree in Electromechanical Technology or Electrical Technology is preferred5+ years of relevant work experienceValmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email

Keywords: Valmont Industries, Omaha , Electromechanical Technician II - Dayshift, Professions , Valley, Nebraska

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