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Repair Technician - DRIVES

Salary:
20,363 P.A. ?
Location:
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Company:
Radwell UK/Canada

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Job Title: Repair Technician

Department: Production, UK

Reports To: Production Supervisor

Status: Hourly, Full-Time

ABOUT US

Radwell International Ltd is a global leader in new, used and obsolete industrial automation parts and repair services, recognised as the world’s largest stockist, with an inventory of over 20 million products. Simply put, we repair and supply machinery parts such as gauges, sensors, pressure controls and motors to businesses that have any form of automation in their factories.

JOB SUMMARY

Primary duties will include but are not limited to repair and test of a range of Drives, including Variable Frequency (VFD) and Servo, both AC and DC. Additionally, test the functionality of each unit repaired. Although this role is primarily working on Drives, knowledge of industrial grade PCBs, Timers, Counters, PLCs, HMI’s and, Temperature & Process Controls is a plus. Order parts as necessary for each repair processed. Update tracking notes in the computer system (Radiant Spectrum) reflecting the steps take to repair each unit. Engineers will be required to perform repairs of units down to component level, using good soldering and troubleshooting skills. Use of test equipment (oscilloscope, multi-meter, function generator) and test fixtures to ensure complete and proper repair of each unit is paramount.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • As the Repair Technician, you will be expected to solder to a high level and troubleshoot down to component level, using a range of test equipment (Oscilloscope, Multi-meter, and Function Generator)
  • The role involves approximately 90% bench level electronic and electro-mechanical and 10% documentation of actions taken on each item and communication of completions, using the CRM system
  • Order parts if necessary to assist with repair using the CRM system
  • Clean, check, service and test repaired items, ensuring the unit functions correctly and fit for purpose. Where a unit doesn’t match those vital credentials, advise accordingly to the Repair Supervisor
  • Identify and communicate any test capability limitations to the Engineering Department

BONUS/COMMISSION PLAN

Eligible for the Repair Tech Monthly Commission Plan

WORK SCHEDULE

Work hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm with lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm.



Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BSc degree in Electronics Engineering or equivalent desirable
  • Must understand the repair of Industrial Controls cycle;
  • Ability to learn/ understand the Radwell International repair of Industrial Controls cycle
  • Strong technical skills;

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Must possess good troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated good soldering skills
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Good communication skills


Required Experience


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BSc degree in Electronics Engineering or equivalent desirable
  • Must understand the repair of Industrial Controls cycle;
  • Ability to learn/ understand the Radwell International repair of Industrial Controls cycle
  • Strong technical skills;

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Must possess good troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated good soldering skills
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Good communication skills

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