Electrical Maintenance Technician - Germantown, WI

Germantown / Wisconsin / United States

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Electrical Maintenance Technician - Germantown, WI

11900 N River Lane, PO Box 1003
Germantown, Wisconsin, 53022-1003
United States

Electrical Maintenance Technician - Germantown, WI

(Up to $32.04/hr + Shift Differential – Dependent Upon Experience)


  Duties include but not limited to:

  • Repair/replace relays, versatile with Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) equipment, printed circuit boards, and circuit control devices

  •  Perform electrical troubleshooting on; AC & DC motor drives (solid state and electro-mechanical), distribution panels, motor   controls, solenoids, relays, PLC, and other related devices

  • Perform troubleshooting of electrical refrigeration equipment, locating and repairing electrical malfunction(s) this does not include system charging or reclamation

  • Perform troubleshooting on pneumatic and hydraulic systems

  • Perform building instrumentation system repairs, repairs are made following strict National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements

  • Perform troubleshooting of material handling equipment, loading dock apparatus, and mechanical conveying equipment

  • Perform and repair of plant lighting and ancillary electrical equipment systems

  • Install conduit and cabling with strict adherence to NEC system requirements

  • The ability to size wiring, starters, transformers, and over/under current protection with adherence to NEC and Milwaukee City specifications


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Military training and or Technical School preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of Electro-Mechanical Automation System Installation & Troubleshooting Experience.
  • An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes; motors, servos, pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices, industrial / electronic controls and power transmission systems.
  • A good understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • A strong PLC trouble shooting and problem solving ability with practical, mechanical & electrical aptitude.
  • Must be able to read and interpret both electrical and mechanical drawings.
  • Must be fully computer literate with Microsoft environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently in a mature and professional manner.
  • Ability to work various shifts / overtime / days per week.
  • Corrugated background is a plus, but not required




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