Maintenance Person Electrical

Job Description

The York site of BAE Systems is presently seeking a Maintenance Person Electrical to support the 3rd Shift operation, 10:00 pm to 6:30 am. Weekend work occasional. Position is union represented.

Position supports entire plant for electrical needs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performing all work to safe working standards and actively engage safe working culture. Perform LOTO
  • Performing electrical repairs, maintenance, inspection, testing, dismantling and installing of site production equipment and building infrastructure.
  • Respond to down production equipment and repair in an expedient manner.
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance on production equipment i.e., cranes, welders, positioners, lathes, mills, and site infrastructure.
  • Performing maintenance duties on the plant production equipment, Infrastructure and office buildings.
  • Installing electrical wiring, electrical heating units, motor and machinery controls, power and lighting transformers;
  • Making electrical adjustments and repairs to plant equipment such as welding machines, cranes, positioners, lathe & mills.
  • Receiving and working from instructions and work orders from Maintenance Supervisor, planner, or Self Directed Work Team.
  • Interpreting wiring diagrams, drawings, sketches and work orders to determine isolation of electrical circuits to minimize interruptions of production during repair or installation to operations.
  • Ability to perform installations of services to code.
  • Determining, obtaining, and transporting necessary tools, materials and equipment using mobile lifts or trucks as required;

• Trouble shoot and resolve production equipment issues at root cause level on positioners, electrical tools, building's electrical circuits, air conditioners, HVAC, Cranes, public address systems, etc.
  • Returning to designated areas all tools, materials and equipment not in use;
  • Using personal computers or data acquisition devices (i.e. bar-code) as required
  • Identify required materials for electrical installations and repairs.
  • Active participant in organization striving for operational excellence.
  • Keeping work area clean and safe.
HVAC experience or certification desirable

Required Skills and Education
Required:Completion of a state certified apprenticeship program in relevant field: electrical, electrical repair. OR: AS Degree/BS degree in relevant technical field and 3 years industrial experience in electrical repair position. OR: 5 years documented experience in industrial electrical position, trouble shooting machine control circuits, PLCs, motors, VFDs and installation of power distribution panels, ability to read wiring diagrams.

Must have experience with:
  • Electrical test equipment, hand and power tools, drill presses, pipe threading machines, soldering equipment, pipe benders, power scaffold, fork trucks, panel trucks, lathes, arbor presses and mobile power lifts.
  • Interpreting wiring diagrams, drawings, sketches and work orders to determine isolation of electrical circuits to minimize interruptions of production during repair or installation operations.
  • Trouble-shooting, repairing and maintaining AC and DC motors and generators, transformers, circuit breakers, rectifiers, electronic equipment, control panels, starters, switches, lighting equipment, power distribution and control circuits, conduit fittings, wire and cable, hardware, insulation solder, replace parts, etc.
  • Personal computers (basic literacy) and other data acquisition devices.
Preferred Skills and Education
HVAC experience or certification desirable

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.

We celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.


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