Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Electrical Technician

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in engineering, technology and manufacturing recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for an Electrical Technician for a client.

This position will provide technical support to the floor and maintain plant equipment and machinery. Candidates should have 3 – 5 years previous electrical & electronics technical experience, must be able to break down schematics and vendor data, and perform preventative maintenance. Must have solid computer knowledge and skills. An electronics certification is also highly recommended.

Requirements:

Electrical/Electronics Repairs

Previous experience in troubleshooting, repairing, programming, and maintaining PLCs ·

Several years experience in diagnosis, repairing, and maintaining machine drive systems. Siemens, A/B etc.

Previous experience and strong skillsin troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining  controls such as PID loops and thermocouples (RTD, J, K)

Previous experience and strong skills in troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining 3-phase electrical system, motors, breakers, starters, and overloads

Electrical Basic Knowledge

· Experienced with conduit and wire sizing

· Ability to use VOM · Ability to work with basic semi-conductors

· Ability to properly operate oscilloscopes General Knowledge

· Ability to work with PCs · Use of internet to identify parts, equipment

· Use of Microsoft Office software for communication

· Use of reporting and inventory software