Electrical Maintenance Technician

Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: 05-02-2017
Looking for an
Electrical Maintenance Technician
Our company:
SILICON is a multinational company with headquarters in the Netherlands and establishments around the world, specializing in refractory anchoring manufacturing. It was founded in 1982 by the current CEO Wouter Garot. Our company mission is to provide new and innovative refractory anchoring systems and services for the Furnace, Petrochemical, Steel and Cement industries whilst being a leading authority in this field and the company to come to for all high temperature needs.
In the US market, we currently specialize in rental and servicing welding equipment throughout the country, working with refineries and naval shipyards.
Our location: 7322 Southwest Freeway, suite 1840, Houston TX 77074
Your mission:
Your main task will be the preparation of equipment for rental, maintaining a clean storage space, repair broken returns and support customers on their technical questions. Specifically, you will need to:
  • Have all equipment ready to go at a moment notice
  • Work overtime when needed during busy periods
  • Travel to customers in North America
Specific duties and responsibilities:
  • Prepare shipments to customers
  • Inspect returns from customer and repair broken items. Clean dirty machines
  • Keep inventory and parts well numbered and clean
  • Advise headquarters on improvements of equipment
  • Work with an ERP system for filling in the data
  • Prepared to work overtime when required
  • Prepared to travel to customers in north America
Required competences and experience:
  • At least 5-6 years of experience as electrician maintenance technician in similar industrial applications
  • On-site experience with electrical equipment and electronics
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Initial training will take place in the Netherlands where the equipment is manufactured. You will need to plan 3-4 weeks overseas at the start of your employment.
Required personality-related attributes:
  • Solution-oriented,
  • Initiative-driven,
  • Resourceful,
  • Strong people skills,
  • Very well organized,
  • Loyal and honest,
  • Can work independently,
  • Problem-solver,
  • Sharp eye for detail,
  • Willing to improve conditions of equipment and services,
  • Can talk to high level customers and be a representative for the company
  • Very helpful to others,
  • Strong team spirit,
  • Positive – no matter what,
  • Ability to work well with our international team,
  • Ability to adapt and grow as you gain experience.
Planned salary and other compensations:
  • Depending on your qualifications and experience, we offer a starting yearly salary of $35,000 - $45,000.
  • Comprehensive bonus plan based on performance.
  • PTO 10 days per year earned as you go.
  • Health insurance provided by staffing agency on a co-pay basis.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please apply through the link provided below, as we do not  take applications on the phone.
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