2 months ago
AMETEK Corporate (NYSE:AME) is a dynamic, successful and highly respected global manufacturing enterprise employing over 15,000 persons worldwide and generating annual sales in excess of $4 billion.
AMETEK Solidstate Controls (NYSE: AME) is in the business of providing continuity of electrical power to keep businesses in business. Solidstate Controls, a recognized world wide leader in industrial power protection systems, has more than 45,000 systems installed throughout the world, including more than 100 Nuclear Power plants worldwide. Our UPS products have extensive applications in the following market segments: petroleum / LNG, power – nuclear and fossil, specialty chemicals, mining and metals, waste water, pulp and paper, food and beverage, and other applications requiring continuous power for mission critical applications.
Travel up to 80% of the time. Sometimes this will require leaving on Monday and returning on Friday, but may require weekends on occasion.
Start-up, testing, preventive maintenance, and repair services of Ferroresonant and PWM power inverters, phase-controlled rectifiers, phase conditioners and voltage regulators, static transfer switches, and large storage batteries at client sites.
Report writing and working extensively with computers.
Hands on electrical and electronic troubleshooting.
Maintaining a corporate credit card account.
Organizing own travel arrangements through corporate portal.
Completing technical and expense reports in a timely manner.
Liaising with clients.
Working independently from home with minimum supervision.
This position will be located in the Houston, Texas area. Primary travel would be within the Gulf Coast with secondary travel to other portions of the US as needed. Limited travel to International sites may be required.
Requires a Bachelor of Science in Electronics/Electrical Engineering Technology; or Military equivalence; or an Associate’s degree with 3-5 years field service experience. A minimum of 2 years of experience in the power electronics or similar field. Experience should include preventive maintenance, commissioning new systems and repair of uninterruptible power supplies and associated equipment. Strong AC/DC power electronics and application skills. Familiarity with industrial networking equipment. Strong understanding of multimeters and oscilloscopes is a plus. It is essential that the candidate can read and understand electrical schematics.
Must be willing to travel and able to work autonomously with minimal supervision. Must have effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required.
Position may require on-call status
Ability to lift 25 lbs frequently and on occasion 75 lbs and frequently stand for long periods of time, bend, stoop, reach, stretch, twist body, travel by car and airplane.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.