Electrical Assembler

Powell Industries, Inc.

Houston, TX

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Learn and adhere to all safety policies and practices to avoid safety incidents

·         Learn and adhere to all manufacturing policies and practices to ensure consistent production

·         Ensure quality by following standard work/process instructions and identifying any potential risks to product quality

·         Ensure that work areas remain clean and well organized

·         Lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally

·         Constantly standing

·         Frequently working from a ladder, and climbing up and down ladders.

·         Constantly working overhead

·         Constantly working in cramped quarters

·         Install electrical devices (disconnects, lights, panel boards, transformers, battery chargers, lighting contactors, VFDs, etc.)

·         Bend, run, and install conduit (EMT and Rigid)

·         Install wireway

·         Install cable tray

·         Pull wire and large cable

·         Cut, strip, crimp, and terminate wires

·         Install wiring by following standard work/process instructions (NEC Manual)

·         Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned

Education and Experience:

·         Minimum of high school diploma or GED and 1 year of relevant manufacturing experience or equivalent combination of education and relevant manufacturing experience  

·         Must have a basic command of the English language, both written and verbal

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

·         Required

o    Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations

o    Knowledge of air, hand, and power tools

o    Basic mechanical knowledge

o    Ability to read a tape measure

o    New hires will run through an 8 week training course and must be able to pass written and hands on tests covering topics listed under Essential Duties and Responsibilities

o   Training class will be conducted on 1st shift regardless of what shift the individual is employed on.

o    Employee is expected to meet or exceed established productivity run rates within 6 months of date of hire

·         Preferred

o    Ability to bend conduit on a GB Sidewinder style bender (EMT and Rigid)

o    Experience installing cable tray

o    Experience installing wire way

o    Ability to crimp and terminate wires

o    Ability to read drawings or blue prints

o    Working knowledge of electricity, circuits, and functions of common components (panel boards, transformers, disconnects, terminal blocks, relays, lighting contactors, etc)

o    Basic exposure to and awareness of NEC

*Posted position does not provide visa sponsorship or relocation.