Electric Motor Mechanic

Position: Electric Motor Mechanic

Pay: $20.00 - $44.00 per hour, depending on experience
Location: St. Louis, MO

Brand: IPEG
Segment: Pumps & Motor Technologies

(IPEG) is a distributor, service and repair company offering industrial, commercial, sanitary and municipal products and services. Services include Industrial Pumps and Process Equipment, Motion Control Products, Industrial Valves, Industrial Filters, Commercial Building Products and Services, Sanitary Products and Services, Municipal Products and Services. IPEG has supplied customers with liquid, air and vacuum handling equipment and solutions for more than 60 years.

The Pump Motor Technology group is currently comprised of 14 companies spread throughout the United States and still growing! Our aim is to be the primary source for rotating equipment and process equipment solutions in the industrial and municipal markets. The PMT group prides itself on providing a complete solution for the ever-expanding pump and motor industry.

The PMT group represents some of the most reputable brand names in the fluid handling, pump distribution, water/wastewater treatment and fabrication industry. Our unparalleled service capabilities, whether in-house or field service, provide each customer with the problem solving and product knowledge to stand by our claim : we service what we sell.

Just as there are multiple components for an effectively running pump, it takes a team working together to be a success. A diverse range of talent resides in the Pump Motor Technology group, including engineers, inside and outside sales personnel, machinists, winders, pump and motor repair technicians, field service technicians, electricians, welders, millwrights, and more. Do you want to be part of a team in an industry that keeps America running? Join us today!

Job Summary:

We are seeking a skilled Electric Motor Mechanic to join our team. As an Electric Motor Mechanic, you will be responsible for diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining a variety of electric motors and related equipment. You will play a crucial role in ensuring the efficient and reliable operation of electric motors for our clients. Primary hours for this role will be 7am to 3:30pm, Monday - Friday.

  • Repair and rebuild of electric motors in shop, other rotating equipment may be worked on too
  • Work with shop supervisor for equipment inspection and repair assessments
  • Vibration data collection and analysis utilizing latest technologies.
  • Perform laser alignments
  • Field work performing on-site alignment and balancing functions
  • Perform other duties as required

  • High school education, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1 year hands-on experience with mechanical repair/troubleshooting required;
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license
  • Ability to read and understand dimensional drawing, exploded view drawings, and cut section drawings.
  • Understanding of vibration monitoring and lubrication routes
  • Ability to complete required safety training classes and comply with OSHA, MSHA or any authority having jurisdiction
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to work overtime or on call to satisfy customer requests
  • Able to travel to other locations for temporary assignments, meetings, and training involving some overnight travel required. Ability to use inspection tools such as micrometers, calipers, bore gages, height gage, electronic gages as well as hard go/no go gauging.
  • Highly motivated with interpersonal skills to effectively work in a collaborative team environment that includes shared responsibilities, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others, supporting team and company objectives, and a willingness to work in all areas required by the team.

Bonus Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of PC and ability to use Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, & Outlook) and help other with these tasks
  • Experience using Hoist and Cranes
  • Ability to work on electrical components
  • Knowledge of PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) Systems and Programs

At OTC Industrial Technologies, we believe that our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with a wide variety of opportunities to accelerate your career potential as you help us drive change to move our business forward.

For over 60 years, employing and developing the best-in-class talent has been at the forefront of our success. By coupling our teams' hands-on experience with a wide range of products from top vendors, we provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose driven individuals who are motivated to be part of an exciting transformational company.

Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies:
As part of the OTC family, you'll enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan - Additionally, we offer paid time off, short-and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, tuition assistance, and Employee Assistance Program. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition