Electrical Technician

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Located in Northport, AL

Salary: DOE

We have a client in the Northport area with an immediate need for an Electrical Technician! 

The details are as follows:

  • Be able to read electrical prints and troubleshoot in the following areas:
    • 3 Phase - 480 VAC feed applications
    • Control circuits consisting of 480/240/208/120 VAC and 24VDC applications
    • Emergency Stop Circuits and troubleshoot problems within the circuit
    • AC/DC Drives problems - have the ability to pinpoint drive issues and either repair or replace with configuration
    • AC/DC motors 
    • Proper techniques of spotting wiring failures in field
    • Troubleshooting sensors including limit switches, proximity switches, laser sensors, inductive switches, photo-eyes.
    • Crane control both with relays, drives, and induction masters
    • Solenoid valves for hydraulic applications
  • Be able to design, purchase, construct, wire, and troubleshoot:
    • Motor Starter Circuits
    • Soft-Start applications for pump motors
    • PLC applications using Allen Bradley processors using RSLogix and ControlLogix
    • DC Drives, motors, and applications
    • Configure AC drivers for various applications
  • Have full knowledge on the following equipment:
    • Digital Multimeter - proper use for troubleshooting
    • Megger - Method used to check motors and wiring
    • Power Supplies - Setup and use in shop condition

Candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years' of experience in an industrial setting 
  • Minimum of 5 years' of experience troubleshooting electrical circuits, drives, motors, PLC's, lighting, and crane controls
  • Ability to configure, program, and implement PLC applications


Details of the position are as follows:

  • Full time, permanent position
  • Potential direct hire position
  • Salary is based on experience
  • Benefits available after 90 day hire on!
Express Office: Tuscaloosa
2818 Lurleen B Wallace Boulevard
Northport, AL 35476