General technician - elec

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Date: Feb 8, 2024

Location: Rogers, US

Company: Bekaert NV

Join and grow our Bekaert team with the passion to win.





Job Title: GT – Electrical             Reports to: Maintenance Area Manager


Team Member Responsibility

It is the responsibility of every Team Member to observe all Health and Safety rules, to use good housekeeping practices, to use safe work practices, utilizing the BeCare tools, Life Saving Rules, wear personal protective equipment supplied for the type of work being performed.  Team Members are expected to report any unsafe act or working conditions immediately.  Any violation of safety rules or expectations will result in disciplinary action.   

Each Team Member must follow all Environmental guidelines and is responsible for maintaining a clean and orderly manufacturing environment that ensures safe, high quality and efficient productivity.

Each Team Member is an important part of ensuring the quality of Bekaert’s products.  Our quality is important for sustaining a good and long lasting partnership with our customers.  We believe that we are BETTER TOGETHER…. Our goal is to delight our customers by providing the best value with our superior quality advanced wire products.  We achieve this in a team atmosphere of trust, respect, commitment, and empowerment.  Working together in a safe, environmentally-sound, and profitable manner, having a can-do attitude and quest for excellence we will be the customers first and only choice through Quality Always.




Essential Job Functions

  • self-motivated, with a high standard of work ethics;
  • a positive attitude; willing to be an active participant of the team;
  • working knowledge of plant equipment;
  • formal training in electrical/electronics;
  • electrical experience and knowledge of (including but not limited to):
    • Electrical prints and electronic schematics;
    • Familiarity with mechanical drawings;
    • AC and DC motors and their associated control circuits;
    • Use and interpretation of test equipment (volt-ohm-meter, amprobes, oscilloscope, etc.);
    • Solid state components;
    • High voltage switch gears;
    • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and simple programming techniques;
    • Shop and work place safety procedures.
  • good troubleshooting abilities with the ability to troubleshoot to the component level;
  • the ability to repair printed circuit boards, subassemblies and assemblies using acceptable industry practices;
  • experience and proficiency in performing electrical wiring, component and assembly installation;
  • willing to be respirator certified;
  • Capable of performing the essential functions of the job, including lifting.
  • Willing acceptance of call-in responsibilities and night shift.
  • Perform tasks according to the skills matrix
  • Complete training for tasks identified as relevant for job (internal and/or external)


Essential Skills and Competencies

  • GED or High School Diploma
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Good Organizational Skills



Revised: May 2019                    

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