As an Electrician at Caterpillar Inc., you will use your technical knowledge to electrically troubleshoot and repair complex domestic and foreign machine tools and related equipment.
Job duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Electrically troubleshoot and repair complex domestic and foreign machine tools and related equipment, including:
Cincinnati, G&L, Ingersoll, Mazak, Okuma, Pama and variety of various cranes and hoists, conveyors, furnaces, washers, and robots.
Troubleshoot and repair relay logic machines and CNC/PLC controlled machines/equipment, including:
Fanuc, Siemens, Allen Bradley, and a variety of other controllers in the machine shop
Operate measurement and feedback scales and encoder systems, including: Heidenhain and Inductosyn
License Credential with the State of Wisconsin as an Electrician or,
Journeyman Electrician/Electronic Technician (state Indentured) or, Associate Degree in electrical/electronics or, Union Journeyman Card or, minimum 5 years’ experience in the maintenance and repair of machinery and machine tools as an Industrial Electrician or, equivalent military experience.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in the electrical repair of machine tools and related equipment in an industrial environment OR equivalent military experience OR successful completion of an approved, field-related college/technical school program
Experience with troubleshooting and repairing relay logic machines and CNC/PLC controlled machines
Experience with AC/DC analog and digital drives
Possession of basic mechanical skills
- Possession of basic mechanical skills
- Ability to read and interpret machine electrical schematics and ladder logic.
- Ability to operate basic tools to complete the job
- Ability to demonstrate intermediate or higher proficiency in reading and interpreting machine tool prints/schematics
- Ability to work well individually and in a team environment
- Willingness to work overtime to support production demands
Skilled and experienced with preventative and predictive maintenance practices and technology.
Skilled and experienced with the troubleshooting and repair of welding machinery and equipment.
Skilled and experienced with the troubleshooting and repair of variable frequency drives.
Skilled and experienced with the troubleshooting and repair of programmable logic controllers.
Skilled and experienced with the troubleshooting and repair of heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment.
This position is located at the Caterpillar manufacturing facility located in South Milwaukee, WI and is part of Caterpillar's Surface Mining & Technology Division. This position could be on 2nd or 3rd shift at $29.65 plus an additional $0.70 or $0.80 night shift premium for 2nd or 3rd shift. Full-time benefits include medical, dental, and vision coverage, as well as a matching Tax-Deferred Savings Plan. No relocation assistance is available.
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers
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