Electrical Controls Technician
Posted on 12/3/2022

10,001+ employees

Innovative water solutions
Company Overview
Xylem helps consumers solve water. The company works to bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe
Mira Loma, Jurupa Valley, CA, USA
Experience Level
Electrical Engineering
  • Three to five years' experience in troubleshooting and repairing electric controls, related industrial equipment
  • Experience with variable frequency drives and PLC controls preferred
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in written form at multiple levels
  • Ability to communicate clearly on mobile devices
  • Legible handwriting
  • Ability to calculate general math, standard and metric measurements
  • Ability to read and comprehend electrical wiring schematics and mechanical drawings
  • Thorough understanding of single phase and three phase electrical systems as well as DC systems
  • Ability to troubleshoot control panels for single phase and three phase controls
  • Forklift certification preferred
  • Service and repair knowledge of electrical equipment
  • Knowledge of AC/DC component location and identification
  • Knowledge of AC/DC electric and circuit testing skills
  • Experience with electrical submersible equipment a plus
  • Troubleshoot and make electrical repairs to electrical control equipment including motor starter panels, VFDs, flowmeters and PLCs
  • Build electrical control panels that include transducers, switches, drives, power supplies and PLC's
  • Use a multimeter to diagnose problems with low voltage DC signal wiring
  • Provide field support over the phone
  • Use computer software to update PLCs
  • Read electric control wiring diagrams to build and troubleshoot systems
  • Perform preventative maintenance and service with minimal direction on electrical fleet equipment between each rental
  • Basic troubleshooting of diesel engines
  • Troubleshoot electrical systems and pump problems
  • Create an accurate and legible parts and repair list for assigned fleet equipment
  • Assist with system setup on customer job sites as needed
  • Operate a service truck and respond to after-hours customer repair calls as needed
  • Other related duties as assigned
  • Participation in Xylem Watermark volunteer activities