Electrical Technician in Whitehall, MI at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

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Job Description

This position is located in our Arconic Research Center in Whitehall, MI. As a team member in the Manufacturing Technology group within the Arconic Research Center, the successful candidate will create electrical schematics with CAD software, program and troubleshoot PLC ladder logic programs, program Allen-Bradley operator interface screens, program and troubleshoot Yaskawa Motoman Robots. The Manufacturing Technology group designs, builds, commissions and supports capital equipment that resides in production facilities throughout the US and abroad. This position requires 25%-50% travel at times to support equipment installation and start-up.

Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value. Arconic Engines, a business unit of Arconic, is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. Arconic Engines excels in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high-performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation. For more information: www.arconic.com. Follow @arconic: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution

  • Associate degree or higher from an accredited institution in Electrical/Electronic Technology or state licensed electrician

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an equipment build/maintenance or manufacturing environment

  • Successfully meet the standardized TABE testing requirements. If applicant possesses a minimum of an associate degree, testing is not required.

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematic diagrams

  • Troubleshooting electrical circuits with a multi-meter

  • Basic understanding of ladder logic PLC programming

  • PC literate in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Strong electrical and mechanical aptitude with the desire to learn new skills