Senior Electrician in Vernon, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/21/2020

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    Direct Hire
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    Vernon, CA
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Job Description

Do you love the planet ? Would you like to make difference in the use of plastics and saving Mother Earth then this is the job for you!

We are looking to hire a team of Senior Level Manufacturing Electricians!

1st and 2nd shift available 

Direct Hire Opportunity

The purpose of the Senior Electrical Technician is to undertake the preventive, corrective maintenance and testing of a variety of electrical equipment and systems, in accordance with company safety and electrical procedures and standards.

Essential Responsibilities

• Troubleshoot down to the component level on assemblies and systems.

• Building or assembling prototype parts (cables computers, assemble PCBs, etc).

• Providing technical expertise.

• Handling engineering change requests and supporting on various projects and tasks.

• Testing 2nd source electrical or electronic components.

• Creating and check drawings required to support new product development.

• Schedules due dates for drawings, specifications, software, technical manuals, and other documents.

• Reviews and verifies project documents for completeness, format, and compliance with contract requirements.

• Submit project documentation to management for approval, and issues document approvals to manufacturing partners and suppliers.

• Collaborate with engineers, managers, suppliers, and others to discuss the project, prepare documents, or modify; contract, manufacturing partners/supplier schedules, in order to ensure quality and timely production/deliverables.

• Work with other design engineers to review bench reference data, test plans, and reports.

• Track status and communicate progress effectively to project leads and to management to ensure documentation is submitted according to schedule.

• Requirements capture, tracking any system-related failure modes. Work with cross-functional teams to create root cause investigations/causes and other failures for internal designs and suppliers.

• Assist with documentation for production failures, root cause investigations, corrective action and etc.

• Assist in the investigation, process, monitor, and make recommendations within the scope of various projects

• Support the resolution of key technical issues that impact operation.

• Conduct and encourage frequent formal and informal communication with various team to ensure full engagement and efficient operation.

• Responsible for compliance with food safety and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.

• Adhere to applicable prerequisite programs (PRP) per HACCP requirement.

• Other duties as assigned.

Job Description: Senior Electrical Technician


• 5+ years of relevant work experience or associate’s degree in electronics or equivalent.

• Experience creating electrical schematics using Orcads OR Pads.

• Experience with PCBs, motherboards, LCDs, VF drives, motors, encoders.

• Strong time management, prioritizing and multi-tasking skills to work within tight deadlines.

• Strong creative, analytical and problem-solving skills required.

• Understanding basic concepts of design for testability implementation & strategies.

• Good communication skills and the ability to work with design teams both locally and remotely at different geographical locations.

• Must be able to read and write in English, as well as basic proficiency in math.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Knowledge of PCB, Motherboard, ORCAD, PAD, VF Drives, 220 Volt, 440 volt, Printed Circuit Boards, Electrical Schematics.

• Soldering desoldering skills.

• Excellent interpersonal, organizational, customer service and communication skills.

• Ability to read complex drawings and perform simple mathematics is required, HS Diploma or equivalent is preferred.

• Ability to lift, push, pull 10 lbs. on a regular basis and up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis required.

• Ability to wear a hard hat, steel-toed shoes and other PPE required.

• Ability to stoop, kneel, crawl, squat, climb a ladder, bend, climb and reach on a regular basis is required.