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Repair Technician

Company: Novaspect Inc
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Midwest Valve Services, A Novaspect Company, is currently offering an opportunity for a Repair Technician with an emphasis on Control Valve, Actuation and Field Services to join our fast paced, customer oriented team. The successful candidate will have excellent industrial aptitude and will be committed to the success of our company.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Follow all safety guidelinesRepair, test, calibrate and troubleshoot control valvesTuning, calibrating, starting-up and commissioning, servicing of mechanical products and/or automated controls (i.e. panels, digital controllers, control valves, metering and building automation equipment)Assist with the repair and testing of safety relief, industrial gate, globe and check valvesRigging and hoisting valve and actuator components in compliance with OSHA standardsAssist in loading and unloading tools and equipment into service vehiclesApply math skills to verify measurements, calculate dimensions and verify tolerancesComplete valve repair and service reportsDrive company vehicle to and from job sitesMaintain a clean work environmentAverage travel time is up to 40% (Monday-Friday) over the course of the year. This means local travel to customer sites to perform on-site work and travel as needed throughout the Midwest.30-35% overnight travel to customer sites during the Spring and FallSpring and Fall are outage seasons and are the busy travel times of the yearOvernight travel is requiredOther duties as required

Education and/or Experience:High School Diploma RequiredAssociates Degree in Instrumentation, Electrical, Electronics, Industrial, Mechanical or related Technology field PreferredDedication to a safe work environment through effective housekeeping, workplace safety, etc.Industrial maintenance or industrial valve repair preferredIndustrial electricity experience or actuator setup preferredIndustrial safety and relief valve experience preferredIndustrial electrical safety preferredAdditional Requirements:Must have electrical aptitudeMust be able to take direction, use initiative and follow through to completionStrong verbal and written communication skillsHigh computer application literacy including Microsoft Office Suite, and ability to learn internal business systemsStrong attention to detail and conscientious natureAbility and strong desire to lead by example, as well as work well with othersMust be willing to work on site at customer facilitiesMust have a valid driver's license and the ability to be insured on company insuranceMust be willing to learn and improve skill level for future advancementWork weekends and afterhours as neededPhysical Requirements:Ability to lift up to 50lbsAbility of hands to grasp and manipulate small objects/toolsAbility to work with hand toolsAbility to work at heightsAbility to stoop, crawl and crouch while working on equipment on hands and kneesAbility to work on your feet for 8 hours per dayAbility to work in a loud industrial environmentComfortable working around industrial equipment with exposed moving partsAbility to climb stairs (up to 20 flights per day)Ability to climb a 20 ft. ladderAbility to work with up to 480 voltsAbility to drive on average 3-4 hours in a dayAbility to drive 8 hours as needed in a day - although not typicalAbility to work in high and cold temperature environments for extended hoursPay:Cash compensation potential: $59-86K (Inclusive of base rate, overtime, and bonus)Additional pay for field workThis is an hourly roleBenefits:Recognized with a Top Employee Benefit Plan Award in 2020, below you will find our outstanding total rewards package when you join our team including:Generous paid time off; starting at 15 vacation days, 10 holidays, and personal time off401K with 6% company match Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP) Excellent health & wellness benefitsStudent debt & tuition reimbursementSchedule:7-3:30pm shop hoursTravel up to 35% of the time (overnights in hotels)Keywords: Machinist, Machining, Welder, Welding, Millwright, Pipefitter, Electrician, Electrical & Instrumentation, Instrument, E & I, Controls, Travel, Precision Repair, Service Tech, Pressure Relief, Fisher, MaintenancePI206294206

Keywords: Novaspect Inc, Des Moines , Repair Technician, Professions , Des Moines, Iowa

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