Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Equipment Maintenance Technician II in Lewiston, Idaho

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks a professional, innovative, and detailed individual for our Equipment Maintenance Technician II. If you are looking for an opportunity to provide technical support to a wide variety of state of the art electronics assembly and production equipment, including robotics, surface mount technology, component placement equipment, through-hole component placement equipment, PCB soldering equipment, and plastic injection molding equipment, while being part of a highly respected company in the electrical control sector, then this position is for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities1. Independently perform preventive maintenance of intermediate complexity on all manufacturing equipment.2. Perform troubleshooting and repair on all manufacturing equipment.3. Work with minimal guidance from Supervisor and Tech-IIIs.4. Enter and maintain accurate entries in the equipment maintenance database.5. Assume ownership for minor tool-sets as assigned.6. Follow and apply SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World Class Manufacturing Principles.7. Understand. Create. Simplify.8. Other duties as assigned.

Required QualificationsAssociates degree in electronic technology or equivalent experienceIntermediate understanding of basic electronic, electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic technology and theoryIntermediate knowledge of analog and digital electronicsIntermediate knowledge of utilizing modern test equipment to diagnose equipment failuresAbility to accept and understand direction, learn new skills and assume new responsibilities with a positive attitudeExpertise in Excel, Word, Access and maintenance softwareAbility to perform assigned tasks under general direction and guidanceStrong writing, documentation, and speaking skillsAbility to learn new skills and assume new responsibilitiesAbility to work cooperatively in a team environmentBackground check results satisfactory to SELNegative drug test result(s)

Preferred QualificationsBasic knowledge of programming automated production equipment.Basic knowledge of printed circuit board assembly, mechanical assembly, and cable assembly processes. Physical RequirementsLift and maneuver 40 poundsPull weight from high/low shelvesReachBendGripTwistSit and/or stand at least 8 hours Fine finger dexterity

This position is located at SEL’s newest, state of the art manufacturing facility in Lewiston, ID where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

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SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.

SEL is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.