Electrical Maintenance Technician

Alton, United States

We are hiring for an Electrical Maintenance Technician in Alton, VA - relocation assistance is available

  • Your starting pay rate is $35-45 per hour depending on experience, plus overtime after 40 hours.
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and 401(k)* the company contributes 10% of your gross income into 401(k) without anything coming out of your pocket.
  • The shift is Monday-Friday, 5:30am-2:30pm. Occasional weekends/overtime as well.
  • You must have 5+ years of high voltage maintenance experience. Hydraulic or testing equipment maintenance experience is also required. Experience in the automotive industry is a plus.


  • Your responsibilities range from providing daily machine support and managing equipment inventories to forecasting future maintenance and upgrade requirements.
  • As a Maintenance Technician you will be expected to work independently to monitor machine health, making qualified recommendations and corrective actions as needed.
  • You will direct the maintenance efforts and training of others and require little supervision or direction.
  • You will have ownership of necessary preventative maintenance schedules as well as tool crib, spare part and consumable inventories.
  • The unique testing application at GCAPS sometimes requires equally unique parts and repairs, requiring strong fabrication and machining skills.
  • You will be expected to select and use appropriate tools, machinery and specialty equipment, completing work with limited guidance.
  • A proper understanding of the protocols of working safely with both electrical and hydraulic energy sources with industrial equipment is crucial.
  • Additional responsibilities include facilities support required to maintain and grow company operations.

Job Duties 

  • Support daily operation of facility and test equipment.
  • Fabricate and repair tire test equipment as required.
  • Forecast for the future to maintain PM schedules and operation inventories.
  • Champion safety and regulate training regarding industrial equipment and dangerous energy sources.
  • Work with little supervision , leading/advising other trades and technicians where applicable.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to work any and/or rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable
  • Proficient fabricator including welding, use of manual lathes/mills, etc
  • Basic computer skills
  • Mechanical/Electrical Journeyman Certificate
  • 5 Years Industrial Trades Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree+
  • Transducer/sensor calibration experience
  • Proportional controller/4-20mv analog input experience
  • Board repair experience a plus
  • NFPA 70E Training
  • 7+ Years Industrial Trades Experience

Electrical Maintenance Technician

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Electrical Maintenance Technician

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