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2nd Shift Electro-Mechanical Repair Technician

General Information:

Hitachi Energy located in Alamo, TN is seeking a 2nd Shift Electro Mechanical Repair Technician to join its team. In this position, you will follow safety and work procedures to perform preventative maintenance, routine mechanical and/or electrical repairs on production and processing equipment. The selected candidate will troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and replace electrical and/or mechanical components as necessary to ensure maximum uptime and customer satisfaction and   modify equipment as assigned to support a continuous improvement culture.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Observe and follow all safety rules and procedures including Lock-Out-Tag-Out
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment
  • Install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain production machines and plant equipment
  • Perform preventive maintenance on machines and equipment and make recommendations to PM program
  • Run conduit and pull wire for new machines and equipment. 
  • Must be able to read/follow blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings and technical manuals
  • Working knowledge of 115 & 480V equipment, how to safely troubleshoot, diagnose and repair
  • Troubleshoot/repair systems or equipment such as hydraulic systems, transformers, motors, DC circuitry, PLCs, variable frequency drives, relays, switches, position sensing devices and printed circuit boards
  • Monitor and document observations, settings, readings, meters, gauges as required
  • Proficient in using common electrical/mechanical devices.  Ex. multi-meter, amp-probe, megger, calipers, micrometers, dial indicator
  • Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities
  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions
  • Basic welding and cutting, including acetylene torch, plasma, stick, and brazing
  • Secure and complete required department work order documentation
  • Responsible for housekeeping in his/her work area and general surroundings
  • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned.
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your Background:

  • Associate’s degree in an engineering discipline or industrial maintenance/electrician certificate from an accredited trade school. 
  • Candidate must already have work authorization that would permit them to work for Hitachi Energy in the United States.
Location Alamo, Tennessee, United States of America
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Production & Skilled Trades
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-10
Reference number R0050986

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.

Hitachi Energy is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. We welcome you to apply and want you to know that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, protected veterans' status or any other legally protected characteristic. For more information regarding your EEO rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites here and here. Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access Hitachi Energy career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling a Hitachi Energy HR Representative at 1-888-504-2007 or by sending an email to: [email protected]. Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.