Battery Technician

POSITION SUMMARY

A Battery Technician is responsible for startups, certifications, preventative maintenance and scheduled maintenance for battery systems related to Uninterruptable Power Supply systems. 

RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Assist with the battery replacements and new installations.
  • Assist, as necessary, with preventative maintenance of batteries with minimal disruption to customer.
  • Assist in the warehouse when needed.
  • Interact effectively with internal and external customers.
  • Follow operational, maintenance and emergency methods of procedure (MOPs)
  • Ensure strict adherence to critical facility work rule and safety procedures.
  • Ability to use hand and general maintenance tools and equipment.
  • Keep job site clean during replacement, installs, and maintenance.
  • Assist with work in other service divisions (Switch Gear, Operations, HVAC, etc.) as needed.
  • Work from schematic diagrams, sketches, and verbal instructions.
  • Other duties as assigned by Services Management.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Technician must be reliable, organized and professional with solid customer service skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team in various challenging situations.
  • Knowledge of basic AC/DC theory, electronic components, and electronic circuitry.
  • Required hours are sometimes irregular requiring late/early business day and weekend work.
  • Ability to make basic site evaluations.
  • Clean driving records a must.
  • Elementary fix/repair techniques based on directed supervision.
  • High School Diploma

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; Standing and walking is required. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee must occasionally lift and carry up to 50 pounds.