Motor Winder

Position: Motor Winder

Location: Lincoln, NE

Brand:​ JCI Industries
Segment: Pumps & Motor Technologies

JCI Industries is the leading regional provider of electrical and mechanical solutions for industrial and municipal water and wastewater markets. With eight sales, pump & motor repair and field service locations, JCI Industries provides pumps, motors, controls, field service and remanufacturing to commercial, industrial and environmental customers throughout the Midwest.

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!

Position Statement:

The Motor Winder performs of all types of rewinds on AC/DC motors, performs electrical troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, and field installation of equipment. In addition, the Motor Winder is expected to have a strong work ethic and the desire to work in a team environment.

Essential Job Functions
  • Rewind medium and low voltage electric motors, stators and armatures
  • Tear down equipment utilizing manufacturer's recommendations and industry best practices using necessary tools
  • Inspect equipment and parts for damage, diagnose possible reason(s) for failure
  • Provide information on parts/work required for repair
  • Provide feedback to assist in accurate costing and work scope development for installation work
  • Provide recommendations to improve reliability of equipment
  • Cleaning, staging, and checking of parts for accuracy
  • Assembly utilizing manufacturer's recommendations and industry best practices using necessary tools in a safe and timely manner
  • Test completed repair as necessary
  • Prepare for shipment
  • Troubleshoot mechanical equipment/system/electric control difficulties in the field
  • Provide preventative maintenance as required for equipment type and for extended equipment life
  • Clean/organize shop, as required

  • 2+ years of experience winding electric motors
  • Must have mechanical aptitude and skills. Experience in maintenance and mechanical equipment repair is required
  • Must be capable of using and reading precision measuring devices, such as micrometers and calipers
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds frequently

Other Skills/Abilities
  • Must be capable of wearing personal protection equipment, including a respirator
  • Must be capable of working outdoors and possibly in inclement weather
  • Must be able to work overtime hours, weekends, holidays
  • Must have a valid driver's license and have a good driving record
  • Must be able to show competency at filling in paperwork and communicating effectively
  • Must show competency at understanding exploded diagrams or cross-sectional drawings
  • Must be able to show good communication skills with others by telephone, written documents or in person

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.