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ARCOSA WIND TOWERS Equipment Technician - EQUIP006574 in NEWTON, Iowa

Job Summary

  • Expectations of the position

As an Equipment Technician you will use small/power tools, and electronic test equipment to perform a variety of maintenance tasks and determine causes of operating problems in areas including, but not limited to, plumbing, electrical systems/components, HVAC, carpentry, electrical fixtures/switches/power sources, and mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.

  • Newton, Iowa
  • 6:00 am to 6:00 pm May change based on production needs

Qualifications and Skills

Hard skills

- - Preferred Experience: Up to 2 Years - Certifications: NAPA70E (Arcosa will train and certify) - Technical Skills: None

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED

Soft Skills

  • Read, write and speak proficiently in English
  • Desire to learn
  • Team player
  • Flexible
  • Attention to detail
  • Interest and aptitude for technology
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Work ethic
  • Organized
  • Strong communication skills
  • Time management
  • Adaptable
  • Decision making
  • Ability to cross train
  • Problem solving
  • Conflict and stress management
  • Leadership skills
  • Persuasion

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Core Responsibilities
    • Maintain attendance within acceptable standards
    • Perform basic preventive maintenance and repairs on production equipment such as motors, conveyers, mechanical components or electrical wiring and electrical components for production equipment
    • Perform basic troubleshooting/single phase/240v
    • Perform complex repairs on production equipment motors and mechanical components including pneumatics and hydraulics
    • Perform troubleshooting/3 Phase/equipment up to 480v
    • May tack weld (stick or MIG) for minor repairs
    • Troubleshoot breakdowns on production equipment and mechanical components
    • Wire electrical panels
    • Install equipment from the ground up
    • Break down and repair and/or rebuild
  • Safety Activities
    • Be aware of and observe all safety practices.
    • Know and follow all safety rules and procedures.
    • Participate in safety committees and initiatives as assigned.
  • As an important member of the team, you will be responsible for:
    • Activating the potential of our people,
    • Caring for our customers,
    • Optimizing operations and
    • Integrating sustainability into our daily practices as well as our long-term strategy and promote a results-driven culture that is aligned with long term value creation.


``` - Safety Sensitive: Yes


  • Benefits Include:
    • Health and Pharmacy
    • Dental and Vision
    • Critical Illness
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Company Paid Life and ADandD Insurance
    • Voluntary Life and ADandD Insurance
    • 401(k) W/Company Match
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Voluntary Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program

\ \ Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity