Danaher Corporation Automation Engineering Electrical Technician in Newark, California
The Electrical Technician is responsible for the assembly and integration of electrical/power distribution cabinets, HMI’s and various cable assemblies on various automation equipment. This position includes trouble shooting and repair of these assemblies on equipment that has already been released to production.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Modification of steel, fiberglass and plastic enclosures utilizing drills, various saws and cut-off wheels. (Includes deburr and touch-up)
Drilling and taping of holes
Ability to safely and properly use power and hand tooling
Panel layout and mounting of electrical components
Wiring of power distribution systems
Wire and cable stripping, crimping and connector installation
Work with Engineering for red Lining of BOM’s and electrical schematics as necessary
Labeling of all wires, terminal blocks and various components
Working with Engineering to team to improve manufacturability of designs
Expediting material shortages to ensure project timelines are met
Providing hands on training to associates for proper tooling use and assembly techniques
- Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time
Education and Experience (in years):
High School degree (or equivalent experience) with 2-4 years of related work experience OR
AA or Technical Trade Degree with 1-2 years of work experience.
Knowledge and skills:
Proficient use of Word, excel and PowerPoint
Understanding of UL508A standards
Ability to read electrical schematics
Ability to decipher mechanical/engineering drawings
Must be able to lift 40 lbs. Must be able to stand for several hours.
Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions.
Be able to stand for 8 hours
Must be available for Overtime (nights and weekends)
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 5 years of electro-mechanical assembly experience
Minimum of 3 years of leadership experience
The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.
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