Electrician Technician

Position: Electrician Technician
Location: Houston, TX
Brand: Corporate
Segment: Air Supply Group

Pay Range: $19-$43/hr, depending on experience

Job Summary: The technician's role is to provide on-site technical support in the service and maintenance of all customer equipment and processes associated with their mission of accomplishing daily production goals. This may include basic labor, routine maintenance, equipment repairs, or troubleshooting and debugging equipment system issues, depending upon individual qualifications and or certifications.

Principal Job Duties:
  • Mechanical Skills and Abilities
  • General mechanical knowledge
  • Uses hand tools properly and safely.
  • Understands different units of measurement.
  • Comprehends basic mechanical principles and practices.
  • Possesses good mechanical aptitude and can apply this to daily work being performed.
  • Electrical Skills and Abilities
  • Basic electrical knowledge.
  • Uses electrical safe work practices and Lock Out procedures.
  • Applies proper electrical installation and wiring techniques.
  • Possesses basic knowledge of electrical schematics, electrical principles, and is able to apply good equipment troubleshooting techniques to solve equipment issues.
  • Ability to troubleshoot using an electrical multimeter.

Essential Functions
  • Provide timely response to any call for assistance in matters affecting production related equipment.
  • Perform routine inspections on associated equipment for any safety and operational discrepancies.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment to keep it in good working order.
  • Provide troubleshooting skills for effective problem resolution and repairs.
  • Maintain all records and documentation as directed.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work area in support of good housekeeping.
  • Perform any other job-related task as directed by senior management.
  • Able to stand/walk on concrete for extended periods of time.
  • Available to work varying shifts when necessary.
  • Available to work overtime, whether it is being called in early or staying over, when necessary.

  • Ensure high grade work is performed in all maintenance functions, whether breakdown or preventative, ensuring our customers are receiving the superior service they expect in a safe manner. Specific items may include timely response and resolution to repairs, accurately following PM procedure, detail oriented, documentation and/or data entry, etc.

Performance Behavior
  • Commitment: Makes a commitment to assist others in learning new skills and processes. Encourages others to assume responsibilities in the normal course of their daily work and helps others develop their own level of commitment.
  • Judgment: Makes excellent decisions that result in improved production and workflow.
  • Perseverance: Has the ability to complete tasks ahead of schedule while assisting others on techniques to improve their performance. Always willing to go the extra mile to complete projects on schedule and does not give up on tasks until completed in a quality manner.
  • Professionalism: Encourages and reminds others to act in a businesslike and professional manner. Constantly works towards improving knowledge and skills to be the best in the profession. Adheres to the highest level of professionalism by demonstrating honesty, integrity, and maturity.
  • Teamwork: Contributes knowledge and information to assist the team. Works with others team members to promote a positive and enthusiastic work environment.
  • Other job duties as assigned.

Specific Skills
  • Demonstrate a willingness and ability to learn the items listed above. Preferred proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and other related programs.

  • Completion of high school or equivalent. Further education consisting of electrical/mechanical is desirable but not required.

Work Environment:
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical equipment, electrical hazards, heavy industrial and construction sites (requiring safety hats, steel toe shoes, other safety equipment, etc.) and less than ideal lighting conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places, confined spaces, and other potentially dangerous conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

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.