Date Posted: 6/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Portland, OR
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Our client is a world leader in driveline disconnect technology. Their heritage comes from making WWII surplus Jeeps easier to drive on the road with the first unlocking hubs. They continue today by making disconnects for cars, trucks, and SUVs around the world. These trusted technologies come from years of innovation and listening to customer's needs.

Maintenance Electrician – Temp to hire

Shift – Second shift

Milwaukie, OR

Pay – DOE

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, supports electrical needs through installing, repairing, replacing and maintaining electrical equipment, fixtures and systems.  Completes electrical preventative maintenance and TPM projects.  Performs electrical repairs and preventive maintenance on a wide variety of facility and production equipment, fixtures and systems.  Performs basic personal computer tasks (window functions, outlook, word, excel). Also competent in programming PLC’s.  Demonstrates initiative to learn new programming software’s as needed.  Performs basic and advanced troubleshooting on machine tools (CNC). 

Essential Functions:

  1. Assembles and installs electrical, mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment and systems such as production machinery/ fixtures.
  2. Performs assigned work in compliance with National Electric Code.
  3. Maintains electrical log of new construction work performed.
  4. Uses variety of hand and power tools, and machines to perform duties.
  5. Troubleshoots and repairs electrical and/or electro-mechanical equipment and systems requiring the isolation of the malfunction, disassembly of equipment and repair/replacement of electrical and electronic parts and components: wiring, controllers, switches, motors, PLCs, circuit boards, relays, enclosures, etc.
  6. Reviews work requests for electrical repairs and maintenance determines nature of problem and recommends appropriate solution.
  7. Conducts preventive maintenance inspections and performs required preventive maintenance actions such as electrical panel inspection, motor insulation, wire connections, safety devices, proper operation, cleaning, etc.
  8. May perform preventive maintenance on equipment and mechanical systems.
  9. May perform non-certified welding and simple machining operations incidental to repair and maintenance tasks. 
  10. Program PLC’s and incorporate in a project.
  11. Ability to understand control systems and manufacturing machinery.
  12. Ability to identify root cause and recommend improvements if needed.
  13. Perform basic troubleshooting on CNC machine tools and may be asked to troubleshoot to higher levels if needed.

Required Education and/or Experience:

  1. High school diploma or GED.
  2. Two or more years Journeyman Manufacturing Plant Electrical experience preferred.
  3. Current State of Oregon Limited Journeyman Manufacturing Plant License or State of Oregon General Journeyman Licensed is required.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Ability to program PLC’s.
  2. Ability to use personal computer window applications. 
  3. Ability to troubleshoot machinery to a basic level as well as to troubleshoot to the component level if needed. 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.