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Wheelmotor Mechanic (A)



Evansville, IN, USA
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

ABB’s Electrification Business Area is a global leader in electrical products and solutions, operating in more than 100 countries, with over 200 manufacturing sites. Our 50,000+ employees are dedicated to transforming how people live, connect and work by delivering safe, smart and sustainable electrification solutions. We are shaping the future trends of electrification, differentiating through technological and digital innovation while delivering an outstanding experience through operational excellence for our customers across utilities, industry, buildings, infrastructure and mobility. For more information visit role reports to the Operations Manager and is located in Evansville, Indiana.

Your responsibilities

  • Perform operations required in the dismantling, inspection, repairing, rebuilding, reconnecting, reassembly, testing and reporting on all forms of motorized wheelmotors. Both internally and at customer facilities
  • Act as Wheelmotor Lead in the absence of permanent Lead, and provide technical direction and oversight to all requirements within the Wheelmotor repair department
  • Properly applies and uses common electrical testing equipment and procedures. Reads and works from schematics and drawings
  • Performs other duties as assigned and may direct, or aid in the training of, lesser qualified personnel
  • Actively follows Environmental, Health and Safety​ (EHS) compliance guidelines, and actively contributes to the facility safety culture

Your background

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with electrical and/or mechanical components and assemblies such as transformers, motors, generators, circuit breakers, transmissions, gear sets, or wheel motors
  • Must be able to read and interpret detailed mechanical and electrical prints and drawings
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed
  • Must be able to perform work duties with little to no guidance
  • Must have good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Must be able to travel as needed
  • Must be computer literate
  • Must be familiar with and able to operate cranes related to heavy/large component movement
  • Demonstrated ability to work with other technicians properly
  • Demonstrated ability to lead other technicians
  • Demonstrated ability to properly operate cranes and rig load for safe movements
  • Demonstrated ability to work with Quality & EHS leaders in regard to their job functions
  • Self-starter
  • Willing to work long hours, weekends, and various shifts when needed
  • Willingly accepts job challenges
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US

More about us

We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABBABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

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