Volvo Group Trucks - Electrician w/PLC Knowledge Needed!


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The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta. Volvo group Trucks Operations encompasses production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production for Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks.

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We are the Heart. We develop and produce heavy-duty diesel engines, transmissions and axles for Volvo Group Brands. In operation since 1961, we are a proud supportive member of the community of Washington County and its surrounding areas.

About the Position:
  • Role: Electrician
  • Employment Type: Permanent – Full Time
  • Work Schedule & Shift: Several different shifts, based on seniority
Technical Requirements:
  • Capable of working with voltages up to 600 VAC including 480 VAC and 277 VAC
  • Have an understanding of Hydraulics, Pneumatics, and Mechanics.
  • Use electrical test meters and equipment to diagnose breakdowns.
  • Problem solve and evaluate breakdowns for repair.
  • Research part numbers for repairs, ordering spare parts and inventory.
  • Document repairs. Generate and/or edit prints and programs as needed.
  • Plan electrical jobs, calculate and order supplies and materials.
  • Must be able to use ladders and lift platforms.
  • Must practice OSHA lock-out tag-out procedure and auditing, work in a safe, neat manner and maintain a safe and clean work area.
  • Must be able to work any shift.
  • Willing to learn, grow, be flexible, action oriented and work with a sense of urgency.
  • Adhere to all applicable regulations, policies, and procedures for health, safety and environmental compliance.
  • Be dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of our customers and plant operations.
  • Work as part of a team in the production of our powertrain products.
  • Have regular and punctual attendance.

Minimum Education and Experience Required:
  • Technical School/Apprenticeship Graduate.
  • High School Diploma/equivalent or higher education.

Physical Requirements
  • Employee must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Work in a standing, bending and/or stretching position.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
*We support a drug-free work environment.
*Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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. 

The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world’s best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. Together we move the world we want to live in and help our customers keep their promises.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer