Electrical Maintenance Technician

POSITION: Electrical Maintenance Technician

DIVISION: Westervelt Pellets                                              

LOCATION: Aliceville, Alabama


Electrical Maintenance Technicians provide maintenance to the facility and duties include troubleshooting, installation, maintenance, repair, and testing of a wide range of equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot mechanical/electrical/pneumatic systems using schematics and technical drawings.
  • Troubleshoot electrical control devices (Relays, Limits, Proximity Switches, etc.)
  • Maintain industrial control system (Allen Bradley, HMI & PLC).
  • Maintain three phase MCC, Power Distribution Systems, and Motor Controls
  • Perform preventative maintenance, installation of new equipment, repairs, and continued process improvement.
  • Operate mobile equipment (fork lift, man lift, & lull).


  1. High School Diploma/GED required – Associates/Technical degree strongly preferred.  
  2. 1-2 years manufacturing experience preferred for entry level positions; 5-7 years preferred for senior level positions.
  3. Competent with Microsoft Office software, PLC/HMI - Allen Bradley, pneumatic systems, hydraulics systems, mechanical systems.
  4. Capable of reading schematics and drawings.
  5. Must have verbal and written communications skills.
  6. Must be resilient, organized, self-disciplined, and willing to work as a team.
  7. Must be committed to creating and maintaining a safe work environment.

Competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

If interested, please send resume to jobs@westervelt.com.

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