Electromobility Technician

Are you ready to join a team that shapes the world we want to live in? You will do that at Volvo Group Trucks in Hagerstown where we’re manufacturing engines, transmissions, and axles for Mack Trucks, Volvo Trucks, Volvo Bus & Prevost. Yes, we are the heart of Volvo Group vehicles, and we like to say, “we keep the heart beating!”

Check us out at www.volvogroup.com/hagerstown; you’ll feel the heart beating in our video.

We are currently hiring a Electromobility Technician with a starting hourly rate of $21.28/hr with the opportunity to make $30+/hr after reaching full pay progression! You will work in a safe and healthy work environment where your ideas matter. Be a part of a team working with the latest equipment and electromobility technology. This is your chance to forge a career path that comes from a significant investment in our Plant.

The Electromobility Technician will be a skilled individual who will perform cell build work. The technician will be responsible for the building the powertrain that drives the Volvo and Mack electric heavy truck line. Technicians will need to have a mechanical aptitude and basic electrical knowledge. Technicians will be required to follow work instructions for their builds, but also be able to trouble shoot and problem solve when issues arise. Adaptability will be key when a technician is performing their work. Technicians will need to be self-motivated and self-directed in their work as not everything may be completely pre-defined. Teamwork will be vitally important in this role when solving problems and continuously improving the process. Some operations may require multiple people to complete, in order for this to be successful technicians must be willing to work together as a team to accomplish the goal. A quality mindset is key in continuing to build high-quality and competitive products for our customers, the technicians will have direct impact on quality of this product.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Position or align components for assembly, manually or using hoists
  • Perform tasks with manual dexterity and using fine motor skills (control precision, arm-hand steadiness, finger dexterity)
  • Use of hand tools and power tools
  • Recognizing when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong (problem sensitivity) and communicating this properly
  • Practice basic electrical knowledge and using it for troubleshooting and problem-solving purposes
  • Using attention to detail when working with through the process
  • Putting best production practices into effect when building Emobility products
  • Inspect finished products for quality and adherence to work instructions
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area, adhering to all applicable policies related to safe working

What we need from you:
  • After successful completion of interview job related assessments will be required through on-site training center.
  • Your work history that shows you’re dependable and flexible
  • A sincere desire to learn and grow in your career
  • An ability to work well with others with a team mindset
  • Relevant work experience OR education/certifications that shows a mechanical background
  • Preferred knowledge using diagnostic equipment for test or programming various control units on vehicles.
  • Experience demonstrating ability to operate a computer
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • A High School Diploma/GED
  • To complete and pass a background check, drug screening, and medical exam

You will receive:
  • An opportunity to work for an organization with a 60 + year heritage
  • An excellent starting salary with shift differentials and potential overtime pay
  • An extensive training program to ensure your success on the job
  • 15 paid holidays annually
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401k Program
  • Additional information about the position:
  • The first 90 workdays of continuous employment shall be a probationary period
  • Union position
  • Shift schedules 1st 6:30AM – 2:30PM and 2nd 2:30PM – 10:30PM. Appointed to shift depending on seniority
  • 1 year commitment required to the department before being eligible to transfer out

Apply today!

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

A new era is here. Technologies such as big data, automation and artificial intelligence are changing the way we look at manufacturing and logistics. Volvo Group Trucks Operations is the organization responsible for truck manufacturing and logistics within the Volvo Group and is shaping future industries.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions as well as the production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is also responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group’s customers and for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chains for all brands. Together, Volvo Group Trucks Operations represents 30,000 employees at 30 plants and 50 distribution centers across the globe. Our global industrial footprint offers an opportunity for an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, in which continuous improvement is the foundation. Join our teams as well!

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer