Automotive Electrical Technician - 1st & 2nd Shift
Employment Type: Full-Time
About Pierce, an Oshkosh company
At Pierce Manufacturing, we build trucks that protect people and communities around the world. To our team, there is no room for anything less than providing the absolute best. Since 1913, building truck bodies on Model T Ford chassis in an old converted church has evolved to creating highly customized, carefully designed and engineering pumpers, aerials, tankers and rescue units that have no equal. Today, you'll find more than 30,000 Pierce apparatuses on the road that are making a difference in people's lives, every day. To us, every step in the process of building our trucks is personal. From innovation and expertise, to the customization and service. Our trucks are designed to perform under the toughest conditions.
With a career at Pierce, you can expect:
* Competitive Pay - pay based on experience and education, minimum starting rate $17.69 per hour
* 2nd shift premium of $2.00 per hour
* Merit increases at 6 months, 12 months, and then annually
* Comprehensive Benefit Package
* Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability benefits, 401k plan & company match, tuition reimbursement, wellness programs, paid vacation, paid holidays
* Effective after 30 days
* Job Stability
* Opportunities for Career Growth
* Hands-On Approach
* Customer Focus
* Culture for Fostering Teamwork
* Respected Leaders
* People First Culture
* Openings on all shifts with a majority of positions on 2nd shift
* Shift times and overtime hours vary dependent on position, department, and location
* 1st shift: Monday - Friday, five 8 hour days, overtime worked before the start of the shift and on Saturday's
* 2nd shift: Monday - Thursday, four 10 hour days, overtime worked at the end of shift and on Friday's; also have limited positions Tuesday - Friday, four 10 hour days; 2nd shift premium of $0.75 per hour
* 4th shift: Friday - Sunday, 12-hour days, work 36 hours get paid for 40
Summary of Job Description
The positions within an Automotive Electrician are responsible for checking and completing work processes for the assigned tasks. The employee performs a variety of tasks such as assembling, installing, routing, and wiring electrical parts together for the next process. The employee uses a variety of hand tools including but not limited to drills, hole saws, crimpers, wire cutters, strippers, electric drivers, etc. They must maintain a clean and safe working environment.
* Communicate verbally with co-workers to keep a safe working environment
* Follow written and verbal instructions to complete tasks
* Assembling, wiring, installing, and routing electrical parts
* Use hand tools including crimpers, wire cutters, strippers, tie wrap gun, electric drivers, etc.
* Drill, clean, and organize electrical parts
* Lift light and/or heavy parts on and off a cart, floor, shelf, etc.
* Read and interpret blue prints
* Review work orders and schedules
* Work with wires, harnesses, and cables
* Assist in inventory of parts
* Assist co-workers with lifting parts
* Recognize the differences in parts and tools
* Sweep and clean shop area
* Work required hours and have an excellent attendance record
* Work overtime as needed
* Maintain a clean and safe working environment
Marginal Work Functions
* These functions may be considered essential based on location, position, and other factors.
* Operate a forklift to transport parts to and from designated areas*
* Use of a cart to push/pull equipment and parts to and from designated areas*
* Use a computer to track down parts if necessary*
* Route wires, harnesses, and cables*
* High School Diploma or equivalent
* Previous Electro - Mechanical Experience
Preferred Qualifications to Complete Essential Functions
* Technical or Associate's Degree in Automotive Mechanics or Electro-Mechanical or equivalent education and/or training
* Previous maintenance or operational experience
* At least three years of experience installing and testing electrical components and parts
Key Abilities Needed to Complete Essential Functions
* All positions require the ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations. Detailed physical job analysis available upon request.
* Perform all assigned tasks
* Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication skills
* Recognize and react to abnormal operating conditions
* Use and wear personal protective equipment as indicated by the task or environment
* Hear safety alarms and other co-workers
* Perform basic counting tasks
* Read tape measure, safety manuals, work orders, and blue prints effectively
* Follow instructions from supervisors and other co-workers
* Understand and identify safety issues
* Maintain balance when walking and standing on potential slippery work floor
* Maintain balance when climbing on a portable step, ladders, and trucks
* Individually lift and manipulate parts/equipment weighing up to 80 pounds
* Use both hands for tool operation, carrying of parts, and assisting co-workers with heavy lifting of parts
* Distinguish the difference in color of wires, harnesses, and cables
* Operate and access heavy equipment safely and effectively
Remember task sequence and safety constraints
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