Electromechanical Technician

American Shizuki Corporation

(Job Description)

Job Title:             Electromechanical Technician

Department:        Electronics

Reports To:         Electronics Supervisor

FLSA Status:       Non-exempt



Troubleshoot, maintain, and repair equipment necessary for capacitor production equipment.  Design, modify, and manufacture components, circuits, and equipment necessary for machine manufacture or repair. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

·         To operate and interpret the results of all electronic test equipment used in the day to day repair of production equipment.

·         Electro-mechanical capacity to trouble shoot, repair, and maintain equipment.

·         Work closely with the engineering department and Team Leaders.

·         Perform other related duties as assigned by management.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

o   Ability to operate mutimeters, both analog and digital scopes, generators, and various testers.

o   Knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC'S) by various manufacturers.

o    Ability to design, draft, and trouble shoot PLC programs.

o   Ability to read and interpret detailed machine drawings and schematics.

o   Knowledge of both analog and digital circuits.

o   Ability to specify for purchase, both original manufactured and substitute parts.

o   Ability to effectively function as a team player.

o   Knowledge of good mechanical skills.

·         Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data; Designs work flows and procedures.

·         Design - Applies design principles; Demonstrates attention to detail.

·         Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

·         Technical Skills - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.

·         Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.

·         Change Management - Develops workable implementation plans; Communicates changes effectively.

·         Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

·         Cost Consciousness - Develops and implements cost saving measures; Contributes to profits and revenue; Conserves organizational resources.

·         Ethics - Treats people with respect; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

·         Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; Supports organization's goals and values.

·         Judgment - Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process; Makes timely decisions.

·         Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; Develops realistic action plans.

·         Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

·         Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.

·         Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafe conditions ; Uses equipment and materials properly.

·         Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

·         Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meetings and appointments on time.

·         Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

·         Innovation - Displays original thinking and creativity; Meets challenges with resourcefulness; Generates suggestions for improving work; Develops innovative approaches and ideas; Presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others' attention


Educations and Experience:

·         Education/Training: Associates degree (A.A.) from an approved 2 year college or vocational school desired, minimum or 3 years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·         Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

·         Mathematical Skills: Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

·         Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.


Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

·         While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to risk of electrical shock.

·         The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.

·         The employee is occasionally exposed to vibration.

·         The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

·          Warehouse like environment. 


Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

·         While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.

·         The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and sit.

·         The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

·         The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

·         Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision and depth perception.


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