Electromechanic in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is in search for an experienced Electromechanic for a metal plating company in Orange County.


With limited direction from the General Manager, prioritizes work, handles urgent requests as required, and completes any and all assigned facility support, inspect the premises regularly, conduct routine maintenance, perform repairs, and fix faulty wiring when necessary, clean-up, maintenance, moving, event support, set-up, and repair work. Will also be responsible for the general upkeep of the building’s electrical systems. Assist and coordinate activities of workers engaged in maintaining and repairing physical structure of buildings and grounds by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Conduct physical inspection of the facility, grounds, premises, hallways, common areas, restrooms, electrical equipment, wiring, fixtures noting anything that may need repair, maintenance, clean-up, or is a hazard and reports them to the General Manager.
  • May need to conduct minor repairs to the facilities and premises as assigned including painting, patching of: office, kitchen, and production equipment, walls, ceiling, tiles, carpeting, floor tiles, etc.; may coordinate work to be completed by contractors and skilled trades.
  • Helps to ensure all building and maintenance policies, procedures, codes, regulations (OSHA, etc.) are followed and enforced including safety systems and standards
  • Plan and lay out repair work, using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, or schematic diagrams.
  • Troubleshoot equipment or systems operation problems.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
  • Dismantle machines, equipment, or devices to access and remove defective parts, using hand tools, or power tools.
  • Determine the reasons for any malfunctions of systems or components and create a maintenance or repair plan to solve the problem.
  • Repair electrical systems, wiring, circuit breakers, equipment and other components so that they remain at full functioning capacity.
  • Ability to review blueprints
  • Repair machines, equipment, or structures, using tools such as hammers, saws, drills, wrenches, or equipment such as precision measuring instruments, welder or electrical or electronic testing devices.
  • Perform routine maintenance, such as inspecting drives, motors, or belts, checking fluid levels, replacing filters, or doing other preventive maintenance actions.
  • Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of work crew.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
  • Maintains time and production records.
  • Safely maintains, installs and repairs heaters, pumps and motors in or near water and electricity. 
  • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments.
  • Assist identify, select, and manage outside contractors for facility maintenance and improvements.
  • Be available to expand skills through continual training and train maintenance techs as needed.


  • Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.
  • Keeps management informed of area activities and of any significant problems
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedures, instructions, safety rules, and reports.
  • Ability to write and understand basic reports relating to this department.
  • Supports the team to ensure the department meets’ quality and safety standards
  • Must have interpersonal and language skills necessary to deal with people at all levels within the organization.

Cooperation - Establishes and maintains effective relations; exhibits tact and consideration; offers assistance and support to co-workers; works cooperatively in group situations; works actively to resolve conflicts.

Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team & company spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone's efforts to succeed.

Leadership - Exhibits confidence in self and others; inspires and motivates others to perform well; effectively influences actions and opinions of others; accepts feedback from others; gives appropriate recognition to others.

Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and principles; upholds organizational values.

Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values; benefits organization through outside activities; supports affirmative action and respects diversity.

Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; arrives at meetings and appointments on time.

Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan. May require working weekends, holidays and other alternative schedules as assigned to accomplish work orders. Participate in on-call status.

Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity; meets challenges with resourcefulness; generates suggestions for improving work; develops innovative approaches and ideas; presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention.

Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.

Education and/or Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent plus technical school education or equivalent education/experience.
  • Strong background in machine maintenance, electrical certification, troubleshooting skills. (e.g. CMRP or HVAC certified) are preferred.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have basic computer skills.  

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds by using a forklift.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and peripheral vision.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to high precarious places and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

*Volt is an equal opportunity employer*

Please contact the recruiter below if you are interested:

Truc Snoyman