Electro-Mechanic Fairfield, California
Job Ref: 36977
Electro-mechanical technicians install, repair, upgrade, and test electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems.Electro-mechanical technicians combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They operate, test, and maintain automated system, robotic, or electromechanical equipment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Knowledgeable of the maintenance of all equipment on site.
- Keep working area clean and organized throughout shift.
- Ensure conformance to internal and external standards (Cal-OSHA, NEC, GMPs, HACCP, etc.).
Electro-mechanical technicians typically do the following:
- Read blueprints, schematics, and diagrams to determine the method and sequence of assembly of a part, machine, or piece of equipment.
- Verify dimensions of parts, using precision measuring instruments, to ensure that specifications are met.
- Operate metalworking machines to make housings, fittings, and fixtures.
- Inspect parts for surface defects.
- Repair and calibrate hydraulic and pneumatic assemblies.
- Test the performance of electro-mechanical assemblies, using test instruments.
- Install electronic parts and hardware, using soldering equipment and hand tools.
- Operate, test, or maintain robotic equipment.
Electro-mechanical technicians install, maintain, and repair automated machinery and computer-controlled mechanical systems in industrial settings.
Essential Skills and Abilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the essential tasks with the proper skills and abilities.
Detail oriented. Electro-mechanical technicians must make and keep the precise, accurate measurements.
Dexterity. Electro-mechanical technicians, must be able to use hand tools and soldering irons on small circuitry and electronic parts to create detailed electronic components by hand.
Interpersonal skills. Electro-mechanical technicians must be able to take instruction and offer advice when needed. In addition, they often need to coordinate their work with that of others.
Logical-thinking skills. Electro-mechanical technicians must be able to read instructions and follow a logical sequence or a specific set of rules.
Math skills. Electro-mechanical technicians use mathematics for analysis and troubleshooting in their work.
Mechanical skills. Electro-mechanical technicians must be adept at operating machinery, including drill presses, grinders, and engine lathes.
Writing skills. Electro-mechanical technicians must write reports, the results of testing, or problems they find when carrying out repairs. Their writing must be clear and well organized so that people they work with can understand the reports.
Education and/or Experience:
- Associate degree or a postsecondary certificate.
- Must be results oriented, with the necessary imagination to accomplish the extra ordinary.
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment, manage multiple priorities, exercise sound judgement, be well organized, take initiative, be flexible, work well under pressure and produce accurate and timely work.