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Electrical Technician (Overhead Crane Service)

Company: Konecranes
Location: Hartford
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Do you have an interest in becoming an experienced electrical or mechanical technician? Are you able and capable of working at extreme heights? Konecranes has many opportunities open across the united states that we are looking to fill with mechanically inclined individuals. At Konecranes, service technicians are the heart of our industry. Our technicians work in a safety-first type of environment and don't mind heights or working on mechanical parts. As a service technician, you will be working with 480 3 phase motors, troubleshooting issues with our cranes, and working with clients and facility directors to ensure that our clients are properly being taken care of. Our service technicians are provided with a company vehicle for their travels and have the opportunity to experience new and challenging situations with each job. - Principal Responsibilities: --- Perform inspections, maintenance and repairs on electric overhead traveling cranes and hoists at varied customer locations, as directed. Be available "on call" as part of service office rotation and provide afterhours service, as required. --- Conduct on-site electrical, mechanical, structural and electronic troubleshooting to determine cause for equipment malfunction and establish the necessary repairs utilizing visual inspection, test procedures and appropriate test equipment. Perform a general post repair audit prior to completion of work, documenting that all required safety features are functional or documenting deficiencies and attaching a deficiency tag to the crane. --- Document findings and make corrective recommendations to the customer including a written "Safety Notification" of any observed or known safety concerns, if appropriate. Determine customer's intentions to purchase repairs and advise local service office of actions necessary to sell or complete the repairs. --- Consult with customer regarding all repair and safety related issues and discuss recommendations that will assist the customer with improving their material handling applications, prior to leaving job site. Determine items requiring quotation. --- Complete and provide proper electronic documentation utilizing the established company digital tools required for each service, obtaining the customer's signature and acceptance. --- Generate sales leads during service calls and report to service office, following established guidelines. --- Read, understand and apply the contents of all OSHA, ANSI, CMAA, HMI and other codes or regulations pertaining to our industry. Refresh and update knowledge periodically. --- Complete service reports and other required and appropriate documents in a professional, accurate, neat and legible manner and submit same in a timely manner and in accordance with established guidelines. --- Maintain regular communication with the service office and Planner, in accordance with established practices. --- Maintain all company issued equipment, vehicle and assets in a safe and proper working order. Operate tools, equipment and vehicles in a safe and responsible manner. Notify supervisor of any deficiencies for resolution. --- Maintain supply of forms, literature, inventory and miscellaneous materials in the service vehicle. Document use or sale to customer, as required. --- Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer. --- Maintain company vehicle and uniforms in a clean and presentable manner. --- Participate in monthly safety meetings. --- Other duties as assigned by supervisor. - Education: Associate degree in Industrial Electrical/Mechanical Technology or related field or equivalent vocational/technical training and experience is preferred. High School diploma or GED is required. - Experience: Minimum one (1) year experience involving electrical troubleshooting and mechanical repair. Some electronic experience is preferred but not necessary. Prior experience with cranes is a plus. Military veterans, current Reservists and National Guard members are encouraged to apply. - Other Requirements: Must have and maintain a good driving record, including a valid driver's license. Must be willing and able to work off the ground. Must be able to work varied overtime, as required by customer, be available for "on call" as part of the service office rotation and be able to travel and work out of town, on occasion. Must be able to frequently lift up to 25 lbs. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a daily basis. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. although not on a daily basis. Must be able to lift 100 lbs. on a rare basis. This position requires frequent climbing, balancing, stooping/crouching, and overhead reaching. This position requires occasional pushing, pulling, kneeling, and crawling. This position will be inside approximately 90% of the time and outside approximately 10% of the time. This position will be frequently exposed to heat, cold, noise and heights. Job Requirements:

  • Troubleshoot vehicle electrical systems, electrical and electronic components
  • Diagnose complex mechanical/electrical systems
  • Read electrical and mechanical schematics
  • Understand electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Replace, and tests malfunctioning electrical components on electrical power systems
  • Make mechanical and electrical repairs
  • Read and design electrical schematics
  • Interpret wiring diagrams and electrical schematics
  • Installing instrument and electrical equipment
  • Maintain the plant's electrical equipment
  • Manage electrical work orders, electrical maintenance job and contractors
  • Read electrical drawings and use to troubleshoot and/or build electrical systems
  • Review electrical design and installation work
  • Load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment
  • Perform electrical fabrication, assembly and testing of all treatment electrical systems
  • Perform all other plant electrical maintenance
  • Aid the electrical department with troubleshooting and maintenance of electrical equipment, implementation of electrical controls projects, and perform related electrical work
  • Troubleshoot electrical fuses and motors
  • Analyzing and correcting electrical problems and overhauling electrical equipment and controls
  • Perform layout of electrical control panel

Keywords: Konecranes, Hartford , Electrical Technician (Overhead Crane Service), Professions , Hartford, Connecticut

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