Electrician Technician in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Electrician Technician

Temp to Hire

Night Shift: 6 pm to 2:30 am (availability nights, weekends, holidays)

We are looking for someone with 3 to 5 years of industrial control experience in any industry and with some type  of  training in electronics, industrial controls or related field.


Provide electrical maintenance support to all areas of production.  Maintain and repair a broad scope of machinery and equipment.  Analyze problems, implement solutions, and fabricate assemblies as needed to ensure timely repairs and a smooth running operation.


  • Someone with knowledge of variable frequency drives
  • DC/ AC motor knowledge 
  • Asynchronous motor, stepper motor, servo motors knowledge is a plus 
  • PLC knowledge 
  • Technician knowledge is a plus
  • Industrial controls
  • Oscilloscope, Scopemeter experience 


  1. Install, maintain, and repair wiring and devices relating to newspaper press controls, press drives, and press sub-systems to the sub-assembly/component level.
  2. Install, maintain, and repair wiring and devices relating to newspaper packaging devices such as inserters, stackers, strappers, and bottom-wraps to the sub-assembly/component level.
  3. Install, maintain, and repair wiring and devices relating to conveyance of product such as the tray, rollertop, slat-top, waste conveyor and gripper conveyors to the sub-assembly/component level.
  4. Install, maintain, and repair electrical conduit and wiring for building electrical distribution. 
  5. Maintain a thorough working knowledge of code requirements relative to conduit work, wiring specification, and compliance matters.
  6. Install, maintain, and repair lighting fixtures and circuits.
  7. Install, maintain, and repair motor controls, transformers, and switchgear.
  8. Install, maintain, and repair industrial duty lead acid batteries.
  9. Install, maintain, and repair small and large AC and DC motors.
  10. Install, maintain, and repair battery operated devices such as pallet trucks and forklifts to the sub-assembly/component level.