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Department: Transformers
Location: Washington, MO

WEG: Our Company  

Founded in 1961, WEG is recognized as one of the largest electric machine manufacturers in the world. WEG employs over 30,000 people around the globe and offers a diversified and integrated product line, with sales to more than 135 countries worldwide. Our U.S. operations are growing at an impressive rate and we're looking for talented individuals to help us move forward with this aggressive growth plan. 

WEG is committed to building quality products and providing efficient solutions. To achieve this goal, we strive for continuous investment in innovation and team work. Helping people reach their goals by living the values of the company is a passion shared by everyone at WEG. 

At WEG, our Values stand as: Human Company, Team Work, Efficiency, Flexibility, Innovation and Leadership. 

As a Human Company, we value each individual contribution to our success, and we motivate people by means of integrity, ethics and constant support to personal development. 

WEG, also, supports Green Initiatives such as the implementation of a company-wide recycling program, the use of green chemicals for office cleaning, the elimination of Styrofoam cups, and installation of HVAC economizers on rooftop units and an energy management system to improve overall energy efficiency. 

Role: Maintenance Technician Distribution Transformers - 2nd shift 

You will perform required electrical, mechanical maintenance, repair and construction operations on plant utility systems, equipment, buildings, and grounds:  

  • Diagnose and correct electrical, PLC and mechanical issues and repair;

  • Repair and install new electrical conduit runs, panel and junction boxes, switches, and controls. Make minor motor repairs, clean, replace bearings;

  • Install and connect hoists and cranes. Make minor repairs;

  • Connect machines, ovens, and welding machines;

  • Perform mechanical repair, maintenance and installation, including fabricating miscellaneous small parts by machine work, pipe fitting, welding all positions and oil tight; soldering;

  • Perform minor carpentry duties;

  • Operate shop machines as necessary to test or fabricate parts;

  • Move and relocate machinery; install attachments, accessories and guards;

 Basic Requirements:

  • 3 to 5 years prior Industrial Maintenance experience ; 

  • College courses in Industrial Controls, PLC;

  • Attention to detail and ability to communicate with varying levels of employees; 

  • Resides within reasonable commuting distance of site; 

Preferred Qualifications:  

  •   Associate’s Degree in Industrial Engineering Technology/Industrial Maintenance; 

WEG offers competitive compensation, meaningful and exciting career options, as well as excellent benefits, including paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, life insurance, and disability. Read about our career opportunities below and inquire about being a member of our first-class team. 

Apply Today:  

Do you have passion for Maintenance? 

Do you have an eye for detail? 

Do you want to be part of a growing company? 

If you answered "Yes" & meet our qualifications, we invite you to apply today to join the WEG Team! 

We are Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 

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