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Job Posting TitleElectrician
Job Description SummarySeeking an experienced industrial electrician with 3-phase 480V and industrial troubleshooting experience to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, apparatus and fixtures, using hand, power and precision measuring tools. The electrician diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem. The electrician is responsible for the connection of wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components. Responsible for observing and following all safety regulations and required PPE.
Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, apparatus and fixtures.
Maintain electrical equipment to meet regulatory codes at the country, state and federal levels.
Perform rigging activities, safety related functions and other miscellaneous electrical functions.
Demonstrate safe and proficient use of shop tools (both hand and power).
Demonstrate mechanical knowledge.
Competent with programming VFD's.
Must possess demonstrated ability to safely utilize a forklift and manlift.
Knowledge to and ability to troubleshoot PLC's.
Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.
Proficient in testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
Perform duties in a work environment that will be hot, cold, dirty and fast paced.
Self-starter yet able to take orders as directed.
Must have good communication skills and be able to interface with machine operators and set up personnel to troubleshoot equipment.
Other duties as assigned.
Required Skills and Education
Four-year journeyperson electrical card or 8 years documented on company letterhead relevant job experience.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Possess a certified journeyperson's card (or similar contractual Journeyperson status) or documentation of eight years minimumof experience in specific trade fromprevious employerson company letterhead.
Available to work overtime and flexible schedule as required within union facility agreement.
Available to work any shift as required.
Abilityto pass pre-employment physical including drug testing
About American Axle & Manufacturing
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 85 facilities in 18 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. We work together to support our customers on global and regional platforms with a focus on quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.
With our global footprint, we are committed to building an equitable and inclusive culture that encourages, supports and celebrates the unique voices of our diverse workforce. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.
For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail TalentAcquisition@aam.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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