Electrical Technician in Warsaw, IN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

406 East Bell Dr Warsaw Indiana 46582

Why Valmont

Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for an Electrical Technician position for our Valmont Torrent Engineering Business.  Torrent Engineering is a Northern Indiana manufacturer of custom water pumping systems.  We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist in the assembly of large horsepower motor control systems.

  Additionally, you will. . .

-       Assemble and wire motor control panels

-       Install control panels on pump station assemblies and install interconnecting conduit and wiring.

-       Load operating parameters and programs for PLC’s and operator interfaces.

-       Test motor controls upon final assembly before shipment.

-       Assist with customer troubleshooting factory phone support.

-       Occasionally travel to customer locations to provide support with installation, start-up and troubleshooting.

What it takes

Required Qualifications

-          Minimum of two years’ experience or equivalent technical school training in industrial/commercial electrical construction practices including single/three phase power systems, power and control wiring, conduit and duct work, knowledge of NEC, ability to read electrical schematics, wire labeling and use of tools associated with these types of activities

-          Comfortable with a shop environment and use of associated tools.

-          Previous experience with PLC based (Allen Bradley) industrial logic systems, graphic operator interfaces, variable frequency drives, motor starters, and instrumentation a plus

-          Working knowledge of Microsoft Products including; Excel, Word and Outlook

-          Demonstrated strengths in interpersonal skills, including the ability to professionally communicate with a variety of people in a positive manner to build and cultivate lasting business relationships.

-          Ability to push, pull or lift up to a maximum of 50 lbs.

-          The ability to occasionally travel domestically and/or globally.

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

-          Prior experience with AutoCAD drafting software

-          The ability to solve complex problems with high attention to detail and work in a fast-paced environment subject to specific deadlines

-          A person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results.

Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.