JBT Corporation Electrician (Ops Technician) in Houston, Texas

Overview

JBT Airport Services, a division of JBT Corporation, is a dedicated provider of maintenance and operations services to airlines and airports throughout North America. We provide 24/7/365 support for gate systems, ground support equipment, baggage systems, and facility maintenance. No other airport service provider offers a wider array of technical know-how than JBT Airport Services. Our long history and pioneering legacy directly results from the collaborative efforts of a culturally diverse group of people working across the globe. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a well-qualified graduate, we offer exceptional opportunities to build your career.

This position is located at the George Bush International Airport in Houston, Texas.

OUR BENEFITS

As a member of the JBT team you’ll enjoy frequent company-sponsored events, as well as a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision coverage + 401K.

Responsibilities

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Provide troubleshooting, repair, and preventative maintenance of Programmable Logic Control (PLC) controlled baggage, conveyor systems, and related equipment, components, and systems.

  • Monitor, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair Baggage Handling System (BHS) and component systems including equipment control systems, computer systems, PLC systems, VFD systems, ATR systems, conveyor systems, sorters, scanners, and monitors.

  • Provide assistance for network connectivity and/or system integration as well as support for Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) installed BHS systems.

  • Provide concise, accurate, and sufficiently detailed data for input of all maintenance information.

  • Perform mechanic duties including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting, and repair of conveyor and control systems.

  • Drive and operate different equipment such as golf cart, company vehicles, forklift, etc.

  • Respond to maintenance calls when required and/or requested.

  • Comply with company safety program and trainings.

  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.

Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS

  • Texas Apprentice or Maintenance Electrician License

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • Valid Driver License

  • 2 years' electrical and mechanical equipment troubleshooting / repair experience

  • 2 years' AC/DC troubleshooting experience

  • Understanding of Allen Bradley PLC based systems

  • Strong Customer Service and Interpersonal Skills

  • Ability to pass an FAA Security Background Check

  • Ability to work Day or Night Shift - 3 1/2 days on and 3 1/2 days off, weekends and holidays

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of an Electrician (Ops Technician), the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and work in small spaces. Ladder work required. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Ability to work in outside weather conditions on an airport ramp around aircrafts and the confined areas of baggage conveyor systems. Specific vision abilities required by this job include good close proximity vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Good hand / eye coordination is required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment is similar to airport operation with vehicular traffic. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, high, precarious places, outside weather conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employees will work on an airport ramp around aircrafts and around heavy equipment.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to

You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.

Job LocationsUS-TX-Houston

Posted Date1 month ago

Requisition ID2017-2378

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CategoryInstallation, Maintenance, & Repair