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Manufacturing

Electromechanical Technician

Sandvik Coromant is looking for an

Electromechanical Technician

Location: Mebane, NC

Schedule: 3rd Shift or Weekends

Sandvik Coromant will not offer relocation for this role.

Sandvik Coromant is part of the global Sandvik engineering family of companies and is at the forefront of manufacturing tools, machining solutions, and knowledge that drive industry standards and innovations. Our educational support, extensive R&D investment and strong customer partnerships ensure the development of machining technologies that change, lead, and drive the future of manufacturing.

We are looking for a dynamic and results-orientated Electromechanical Technician to join our team at our Mebane Production Unit!

Key performance areas

The person in this role is responsible for the overall support of maintenance in the facility with primary responsibility for the installation of machinery and scheduled maintenance of production and other equipment within the facility. They are accountable for performing routine preventive maintenance and for troubleshooting, diagnosing, replacing, or repairing damaged or defective equipment.

Key Activities and Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Installation, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of equipment, systems, and controls within the facility.
  • Diagnosing problems with PLC controls, ladder logic, microprocessor-based equipment, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, vacuum and process ventilation systems.
  • Identifying, repairing, or replacing damaged or defective parts on equipment.
  • Preparing requisitions for spare parts and other required supplies.
  • Performing routine preventative maintenance based upon maintenance schedule.
  • Performing clerical duties as necessary for items such as work orders, spare parts and preventative maintenance.
  • Maintaining the work area to company housekeeping standards. Required to comply with all quality, environment, health and safety regulations and guidelines.
  • Providing support during plant emergencies.
  • Additional duties as necessary.

Competencies

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
  • Must be able to read and understand electric and mechanical circuits, wiring schematics and systems.
  • Must be able to interpret machine alarms and diagnose if a problem is with program, machinery, or operator.
  • Must demonstrate good hand-eye coordination and agility.
  • Must be able to operate hoists & other lifting equipment, forklifts and scissor lifts.
  • Capable of safely lifting 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work from drawings or verbal instructions.
  • Ability to travel globally if necessary.

Profile

You possess a minimum of an associate degree or diploma from a Technical College or Trade School. You have a minimum of 2-5 years of related maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment. Experience with PLC controls, ladder logic, microprocessor-based equipment motor controls, relays, circuit breakers, machine & process controls & circuits desirable. You have a valid, state issued driver’s license.

More about Sandvik

At Sandvik Coromant, we are driven by a passion for excellence in everything we do. As we see it, sustainable success is a team effort and working together and sharing expertise are vital to us, which is why we highly value our active, ongoing collaboration with customers around the world. Sandvik Coromant owns over 3,100 patents worldwide, employs over 7,900 staff, and is represented in 150 countries.

Our national headquarters and primary production unit is in Mebane, NC. Renovated in 2021, the facility houses nearly 60,000 square feet of production space with over 100 employees.

Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of life, health, dental, and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, parental leave, mental health coaching, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply to the Electromechanical Technician position, Job ID: R0065082

At Sandvik Coromant, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background leads to a better environment for our employees, our business and our customers. We’re looking forward to meeting you!

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at HRsupport.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.