Electrical Testing Technician

Advanced Power Technologies (APT)

Position Purpose:

We are looking to recruit an Electrical Testing Technician located at our Lafayette, Indiana facility to help our business continue to grow. The purpose of recruiting an Electrical Testing Technician is to have an individual who is an integral part of the company in the creation and development of Power Distribution systems. Candidates to be an Electrical Testing Technician at APT can expect to potentially be involved in:

  • Equipment field start-up and commissioning, including onsite electrical equipment retrofits
  • Testing of Switchgear and Control Panels
  • Creation of AC and DC schematics, components layout, wiring diagrams
  • Electric power metering and protective relaying testing and programming
  • Programming of PLCs and HMI
  • Electrical Assembly and fabrication

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • The ability to demonstrate knowledge and familiarity with AC and DC Electrical Systems fundamentals
  • Familiarity with 3 phase Wye and Delta power system applications from 208V – 15,000V AC
  • Familiarity with circuit breakers, switchgear, motor control, PLC and HMI programming
  • Proficient in the use of Windows based applications including but not limited to:
  • Microsoft Office Applications including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
  • Adobe Reader
  • AutoCAD (desired but not required)
  • Ability to travel as necessary and handle other duties as required

Education & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of some college in the field of Electrical Technology with an interest or specialization in Power Systems or equivalent combination of education, work experience and skill development required

Additional Information:

  • Position Type:
    • Full Time
  • Job Function:
    • Engineering, Power Systems, Computer Programming
  • Approximate Time Commitment:
    • 50 Hours Per Week
  • Travel Percentage:
    • Generally less than 35% travel
  • Compensation:
    • Commensurate with Experience & Skills
    • Health/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Click here to apply if you are interested in this position, and if you possess any of these qualities.