NEW FLYER OF AMERICA - ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN



New Flyer is North America's heavy-duty transit bus leader with various locations in North America.  Offering the most advanced product line under the Xcelsior® and Xcelsior CHARGE™ brands. It also offers infrastructure development through New Flyer Infrastructure Solutions™, a service dedicated to providing safe, sustainable, and reliable charging and mobility solutions. Further information is available at www.newflyer.com.
 
POSITION SUMMARY
This position will be responsible for providing programing, troubleshooting and repair of vehicle electrical, HVAC, and mechanical systems as required to meet production goals.  Document work and results as required and advise management of vehicle condition.  Function in a fast-paced manufacturing environment and maintain control of situations as they arise.
 
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
  • Identify issues of electrical systems using advanced electrical theory, PLC and ladder logic.
  • Work with blueprints, process sheets, schematics and instructions as required.
  • Work with various Hybrid Drive systems, communication networks, and electrical components.
  • Communicate any and all issues that arise in the required checkouts on the bus.
  • Responsible for applying safe work practices with electrical systems by adhering to safety policies, procedures and processes.
  • Work with electrical components and have knowledge of how they work (i.e. resistors, diodes and relays).
  • Will learn how to perform work around high voltage systems (200+ volts).
  • Perform work with various software programs including, but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite, Internet browsers, and diagnostic applications.
 
WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:
  • Preferred but not required Associate degree in automotive discipline, electronics or equivalent vocational school preferred
  • Previous electrical and mechanical trouble shooting and repair experience.  High voltage experience a plus
  • Previous PLC, ladder logic, AC and DC system experience
  • Intermediate level computer skills preferred
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving and communications skills.
  • Ability to bend, stoop, and reach.  Must be able to climb up and down ladders.
  • Ability to work both first (1st) or second (2nd) shift
 
WHY JOIN OUR TEAM:
Competitive Wages
Benefits
Disability benefits
A continuous learning environment
Ability to advance your career with a growing company
NFI Group has been named a Manitoba Top Employer for 2020 and this is the tenth since the competition was established in 2007.
Employee social committee organizes numerous events throughout the year, including summer barbecues, holiday festivities, sporting events and tournaments, and much more.
Ongoing employee development through a variety of in-house training initiatives along with tuition subsidies for courses at outside institutions.
 
OUR WHY: 
We exist to move people. Our mission is to design and deliver exceptional transportation solutions that are safe, accessible, e­fficient and reliable.
 
NFI Group is a leading independent global bus manufacturer providing a comprehensive suite of mass transportation solutions.  News and information are available at www.nfigroup.com, www.newflyer.com, www.mcicoach.com, www.arbocsv.com, www.alexander-dennis.com, www.carfaircomposites.com and www.nfi.parts.  
Company
New Flyer-US
Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Anniston, AL 36210, US