Website Volvo Group

Maintenance Electrician Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Electrician
Type Full Time (2nd Shift)
Experience 3-5 Years
Function Production/Manufacturing
Location Shippensburg, PA, United States
Company Volvo Group

Company Profile

Volvo Group is a leading manufacturer of trucks, buses, construction equipment, and marine/industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Maintenance Electrician to join its team.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 3 to 5 years or more of industrial maintenance and/or maintenance electrician (preferred)


General Duties-

  • Ability to make difficult decisions (accept or not accept responsibility)
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment while, at times, having numerous high-priority items
  • Ability to provide feedback in a professional manner and escalate items as required
  • Demonstrate polite, courteous, and helpful disposition when dealing with people both internally and externally. Exhibit the Volvo way in word, act, and deed. Participate actively as a team player. Work as a team to assist manufacturing with quality problems
  • Must be able to demonstrate operational excellence through attitude and actions
  • Must be able to work well with all departments to perform the functions of problem analysis, investigating and resolving in-plant and supplier part problems
  • Present a professional quality image and encourage others to continuously produce to a high standard of quality while seeking continuous improvements

Maintenance Electrician Duties-

  • Coordinate with OEM on major repairs and troubleshooting
  • Diagnose mechanical, electrical components, dismantle the unit, acquire replacement parts, repair or replace defective parts or mechanisms, reassemble and prove out
  • Install, level, and align the equipment.
  • Maintain equipment and working area in neat and orderly condition. Assure compliance to all local, EPA, Lock Out/Tag Out, NFPA, and other OSHA regulations
  • Maintain specified records of work performed, details of repairs, and materials used in the MP2 system
  • Maintain, adjust or repair welding machines, bridge cranes, various machine tools, electronic controls, and various other plant-related machinery and equipment
  • Perform periodic inspection, Preventive Maintenance, and troubleshooting during breakdowns of critical equipment
  • Perform plumbing and pipefitting installation on production equipment, pumps, valves, and leaks
  • Plan and perform the full range of mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, maintenance and repair operations throughout the plant
  • Responsible for creating a spare part list and maintaining the spares for critical equipment
  • Set up and operate multimeters and other electrical test equipment
  • Work as a team with operations in reducing the production losses and improving the machine productivity
  • Work from drawings, sketches, wiring and schematic diagrams, machine tool operating manuals, work order requests, PM sheets/oral instructions to install, adjust, repair/perform electronic and general maintenance duties with a high degree of quality and workmanship
  • Work involves the dismantling, adjusting, acquiring repair components, repairing and reassembling of machine tools, as well as new construction operations required for overhead crane erection and other related plant layout changes


  • Able to read and interpret electrical, hydraulic schematics, and machine prints
  • Fully understand operation and repair of all electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Must have basic computer skills and be able to use various software applications in the performance of their duties (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and other PC-based software applications that may be required)
  • Observe all safety rules and regulations
  • PLC experience a plus

Employer’s Statement

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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