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York, PA, US

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Other

Mechatronics Technician - American Hydro Corporation

Steeped in a tradition of hydropower, American Hydro is the leading supllier and installer of large equipment for the hydro electric industry. American Hydro is currently looking for Maintenance Mechatronics Technician to add to the family at our York, PA facility.  We are tight-knit group that takes a great deal of pride in what we produce.  If you are a detail orientated hardworking teamming who is looking for place to call home, we invite you to apply to this opening.

Ideal candidate will experience and skills with:

•    Analyzes Electro/Mechanical and operational problems on assigned equipment, plans for and takes corrective action
•    Understand production equipment and control system requirements
•    Proficient with Fanuc, Allen Bradley & Siemens controls
•    Proficient with designing & implementing AC&DC VFD’s, motors & controls
•    Coordinate PLC & control system with mechanical design
•    Develop, debug & troubleshoot PLC, HMI and control systems
•    Notifies maintenance department supervisor of recurring equipment malfunctions and corrective action taken, and of quality/safety problems or supplies needed
•    Instructs and directs any maintenance trainees assigned
•    Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
•    Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring equipment and apparatuses using hand and power tools
•    Inspect electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with the applicable codes
•    Completion of any other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience:
Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Computer Skills:
Microsoft Word and Excel


Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; and taste or smell.  The employee is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds

American Hydro (A Wartsila Company) is an AAP/EOE Employer.  Find out more at www.ahydro.com.  We welcome all applicants through our online application system.
Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster