Electrical Technician 2

Position: Electrical Technician 2
Location: Columbus, OH
Brand: PK Controls
Segment: Air Supply Group

Pay Range: $23-$37/hr, depending on experience

PK Controls was founded in 1996 and is currently located in Plain City, Ohio. PK Controls is a leading systems integrator in automation and control systems. Integrate360™, PK Controls' proven proprietary process, has evolved over 20 years of work on more than 1,000 successful automation projects with its customers. Backed by technical expertise and extensive knowledge of their customers' quality, workmanship, safety and design standards, the highly trained engineers and technicians at PK Controls become the single source of responsibility during every step of an automation project - or at any step along the way.

Position Overview: As an Electrical Technician , you will play a critical role in our team by providing comprehensive support for hardware and software installations, electrical panel construction, product support, and system installation and startup. This is a technical role that requires travel and participation in various specialized training classes to stay up to date with evolving industry standards and best practices.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Hardware and Software Installation & Upgrades: Execute precise and efficient installation and upgrade procedures for hardware and software components.
  • Electrical Panel Construction: Construct and wire electrical panels according to schematic drawings, ensuring accuracy and compliance with industry standards.
  • Product Support: Offer technical assistance and troubleshooting support to clients and internal teams, demonstrating your expertise in industrial electrical systems.
  • System Installation and Startup: Collaborate on the installation and commissioning of new systems, ensuring functionality and reliability.
  • Equipment Repair and Upgrades: Diagnose and perform repairs, as well as conduct upgrades on existing electrical equipment, improving efficiency and functionality.
  • Travel Requirements: Be prepared for extended out-of-town overnight travel when necessary to meet project demands.
  • Technical Training: Attend a range of technical training programs, both internal and external, to enhance your knowledge and skill set.

  • High School Diploma or GED with at least 2 years of experience as an electrical or electro-mechanical technician.
  • Industrial Electrical Knowledge: A strong foundation in industrial electrical systems and practices is required, with a deep understanding of electrical components and systems.
  • Proficiency with PC: Demonstrated expertise in PC operation, including a strong command of Microsoft Access, Excel, and Word for data analysis and documentation.
  • Organizational Skills: The ability to organize and prioritize tasks efficiently, especially when managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Problem-solving Skills: Adept at troubleshooting and resolving technical issues systematically and efficiently.
  • Mechanical Aptitude: A solid understanding of mechanical systems and components is essential to excel in this role.
  • Compressor Knowledge: Knowledge and technical skills related to compressors are a valuable asset, though not mandatory.

Join our team as an Electrical Technician and be part of a dynamic and technical environment that encourages growth, development, and the application of your electrical expertise. Your contributions will have a direct impact on our projects and the success of our organization.

At OTC Industrial Technologies, our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with various 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, technical application expertise, and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose-driven individuals 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.