1+ months

Electrical Fabrication Technician

Northborough, MA 01532
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The Hope Group, A SunSource Company, is New England's leading provider of fluid power and motion control solutions for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and MROs. The Hope Group has over 100,000 square feet of warehousing, fabrication and administration facilities to complement its manufacturing capacity. We are currently have several opportunities available for an Electrical Fabrication Technician based in our fabrication and service center in Northborough, MA.

SunSource offers an industry competitive compensation plan and excellent company benefits including medical, dental and 401(k). SunSource also offers tuition reimbursement and training opportunities for talented people with a desire to learn and grow!

Essential Functions:

  • Work from drawings, schematics, diagrams, photographs, bills of material, and other written or verbal information or instruction.
  • Assist engineering as required regarding panel layouts and troubleshooting issues.
  • Use various hand and power tools and equipment, such as band saws and drill presses to cut, drill, and tap electrical enclosures in accordance with engineering drawings.
  • Perform a variety of duties, pertaining mainly to the layout, assembly and testing of electrical panels. Depending on the application, panels consist of main disconnects, contactors, relays, fuses, circuit breakers, control transformers, PLC components, HMI screens and panel meters.
  • Perform panel layout, wire routing and terminate connections between terminal blocks and control panel devices as shown in the provided schematics.
  • Mount and wire electrical boxes and components according to schematics, codes, and acceptable procedures. Conduct specified tests, troubleshoot and make any necessary corrections.
  • Clean, mask and prep units for painting and operate spray painting equipment. Make up and apply required tag labels. Operate forklift to move units about the area and to prepare for shipping.
  • Monitor and maintain all existing electrical tooling. Report equipment malfunctions and unusual situations to Production Manager.
  • Interface directly with engineering regarding production revisions and clarifications.
  • Assist engineering as required regarding panel layouts and troubleshooting issues.
  • Accountable for meeting delivery and production requirements as stated by engineering and specific customer requirements.
  • Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Perform field service support when required in reference to electrical panel assembly and operation.
  • Follow all safety rules, regulations and practices.
  • Support The Hope Group Business Management System [BMS] procedures and work instructions by following established processes and supporting their continual improvement.

Required Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma or GED or combination of related training and experience.
  • 1+ years experience working with industrial control panels, layouts, troubleshooting, assembly, testing, wire routing, mounting, etc.
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude required
  • Must be able to read and understand blue prints and electrical schematics/drawings
  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs, position requires standing, bending, kneeling.

Why is SunSource a great place to work? Click here WHY SUNSOURCE?


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.




Posted: 2021-07-01 Expires: 2021-08-02

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