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Machinist (Columbus, NE)

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Full-time or Part-tIme

Job Location: Columbus, NE
 

Description 

We are looking for a technical professional that wants to build and grow our customer base.  You’ll be working with a driven team of experts who are making a positive impact, getting results, and doing it within a culture focused on teamwork.

A Machinist will repair & manufacture various parts of rotating equipment, such as Electric Motors, Pumps, Gearboxes, and Generators.  Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to problem solve are a must.  This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Record all data necessary to produce expected service and/or design results, including sizing and illustrations.
  • Use measuring devices and techniques correctly to assure proper sizing.
  • Perform milling operations such as drilling, tapping, boring, and conventional milling and lathe work.
  • Perform various metalizing (spraying metalizing) techniques as needed.
  • Understand materials and applications as required.
  • Perform various welding operations, including setup and use of MIG, TIG, aluminum torch and stick welders.
  • Use various hand-held and stationary power and non-power tools, including but not limited to:  band saws, hand grinders, files, etc.
  • Lift, tighten, adjust, and/or secure heavy objects to perform work and/or to observe safety precautions.
  • Observe all safety procedures and use proper protective gear.
  • Keep work area neat and clean as directed by supervisor.
  • Assist other shop departments with skilled or non-skilled duties as directed by Operations Manager and Shop Foreman.
  • Perform other skilled or non-skilled duties as directed by supervisor.

 

Requirements

Experience Preferred:
High School Diploma or GED is preferred, but not necessary. Experience in the use of lathes, mills, and cutting tools a must.  Ability to understand mechanical measurements, use of various mechanical measurement tools, and ability to read blueprints is required.

Location: In-Shop
Hours: This is a full-time or part-time position.
Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, Bonus, and more.


 

The ideal candidate will share the following values:

Be Someone’s Hero:  The definition of Hero is “Ordinary people doing extraordinary things”.  Our goal is to exceed our customer, coworkers, and family’s expectations.

Give a S@%t:  Be Empowered to make a difference, own our responsibilities, and be accountable to our customers, coworkers, and families.

Improve Today:  Always exploring how to drive innovation through improving our deliverables and the pursuit of self-improvement that drives us to be the experts in our field.

Northwest Electric, LLC is a Sales and Service Company. Our Focus is to Create Value by Exceeding Expectations by providing Electromechanical Innovations & Solutions.

Electro-Mechanical Technician (Waverly, NE)

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Full-time or Part-tIme

Job Location: Waverly, NE

 

JOB SUMMARY:

We are looking for a technical professional that wants to build and grow our customer base. You'll be working with a driven team of experts who are making a positive impact, getting results, and doing it within a culture focused on teamwork.

The Electro-Mechanical Technician will inspect and repair various types of rotating equipment, such as Electric Motors, Pumps, Gearboxes, and Generators. Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to problem solve are a must. This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.

Primary Responsibilities:

  •  Primary responsibility will be the disassembly, inspection, repair, & assembly of rotating equipment.
  • Work hours are day shift with some potential overtime.
  • Become a craftsman of a unique trade. We will train!
  • We provide detailed quality control procedures.
  • Must love working with your hands.
  • Work on something different every day.
  • Be a part of a Team that values employee feedback.
  • Growth opportunities include Rewind of Electric Motors, Machining & Balancing of Rotating Equipment, Commissioning & Maintenance of Variable Frequency Drives & Controls.

Requirements

Experience Preferred: High School Diploma or GED is preferred, but not necessary. Candidate should like to work with hands and have a desire to learn about mechanical equipment. Experience in electrical or mechanical repair is a definite plus. Ability to understand mechanical measurements & use of various mechanical measurement tools is preferred, but not required, we will train.
Location: In-Shop
Hours: This is a full-time or part-time position.
Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, Bonus, and more


 

The ideal candidate will share the following values

Be Someone's Hero: The definition of Hero is "Ordinary people doing extraordinary things". Our goal is to exceed our customer, coworkers, and family's expectations.

Give a S@!T: Be Empowered to make a difference, own our responsibilities, and be accountable to our customers, coworkers, and families.

Improve Today: Always exploring how to drive innovation through improving our deliverables and the pursuit of self-improvement that drives us to be the experts in our field.

 

Northwest Electric, LLC is a Sales and Service Company. Our Focus is to Create Value by Exceeding Expectations by providing Electromechanical Innovations & Solutions

 

Inside Sales/Service Coordinator (Columbus, NE)

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Full-time or Part-time

Location: Columbus, NE

We are looking for a customer service professional that wants to build and grow our customer base.  You’ll be working with a driven team of experts who are making a positive impact, getting results, and doing it within a culture focused on teamwork.
 

The Sales-Service Coordinator will support the Sales & Service Team on various tasks such as handling incoming & outgoing customers, estimating & scheduling customer jobs, processing quotations & sales orders, and shipping & receiving of warehouse product.  Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously are a must.  This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist walk in customers, pull orders, and load customer product.
  • Communicate effectively with customers through incoming calls or emails to meet their requirements, while following company guidelines.
  • Work harmoniously with other employees, giving assistance necessary to satisfy customer’s needs.
  • Schedule, track, and coordinate repair processes among departments to ensure timely completion of jobs and customer satisfaction.
  • Communicate with customers, relative to estimating and delivery of jobs for repair.
  • Contact vendors to establish price and availability of replacement parts and/or repair items for customer jobs. Complete purchasing activities via purchase orders.
  • Review and maintaining correct Branch physical inventory on a consistent basis.
  • Analyze and maintain open order and open quotes reports on a weekly basis.
  • Process new product sales, receiving, invoicing, and credits.
  • Perform a wide variety of duties related to timely ordering of stock and non-stock products and inter-departmental transfer of items for the Company.
  • Monitor all open purchased orders and bring to resolution any outstanding issues.
  • Assist in handling purchasing of all shop equipment and supplies. (Such as paint, rewind, bolts, materials, etc.)
  • Assist with special projects and other duties as assigned by Branch Manager.

 

Requirements:

Experience Preferred: High School Diploma or GED.  Experience in general mechanics, warehousing, computer literacy and phone sales are desirable, though not essential.  Will train.

Location: In-Office.
Hours: This is a full-time position.
Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, Bonus, and more.
 

 

The ideal candidate will share the following values:

 Be Someone’s Hero:  The definition of Hero is ordinary people doing extraordinary things.  Our goal is to exceed our customer, coworkers, and family’s expectations.

Give a S@%t:  Be Empowered to make a difference, own our responsibilities, and be accountable to our customers, coworkers, and families.

Improve Today:  Always exploring how to drive innovation through improving our deliverables and the pursuit of self-improvement that drives us to be the experts in our field.

 

Northwest Electric, LLC is a Sales and Service Company. Our Focus is to Create Value by Exceeding Expectations by providing Electromechanical Innovations & Solutions. 

 

Electro-Mechanical Technician (Columbus, NE)

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Full-Time or Part-Time

Job Location: Columbus, NE
 

JOB SUMMARY:

We are looking for a technical professional that wants to build and grow our customer base.  You’ll be working with a driven team of experts who are making a positive impact, getting results, and doing it within a culture focused on teamwork.

The Electro-Mechanical Technician will inspect and repair various types of rotating equipment, such as Electric Motors, Pumps, Gearboxes, and Generators.  Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to problem solve are a must.  This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.

Experience Preferred: High School Diploma or GED is preferred, but not necessary.  Candidate should like to work with hands and have a desire to learn about mechanical equipment.  Experience in electrical or mechanical repair is a definite plus.  Ability to understand mechanical measurements & use of various mechanical measurement tools is preferred, but not required, we will train.

Location: In-Shop
Hours: This is a full-time or part-time position.
Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, 401k, Bonus, and more.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibility will be removing old copper windings and replacing with new in various rotating equipment.
  • Work hours are day shift with some potential overtime.
  • Become a craftsman of a unique trade. We will train!
  • We provide detailed quality control procedures.
  • Must love working with your hands.
  • Work on something different every day.
  • Be a part of a Team that values employee feedback.
  • Growth opportunities include Rewind of Electric Motors, Machining & Balancing of Rotating Equipment, Commissioning & Maintenance of Variable Frequency Drives & Controls.

 

The ideal candidate will share the following values:

Be Someone’s Hero: The definition of Hero is “Ordinary people doing extraordinary things”.  Our goal is to exceed our customer, coworkers, and family’s expectations.

Give a Sh!T: Be Empowered to make a difference, own our responsibilities, and be accountable to our customers, coworkers, and families.

Improve Today: Always exploring how to drive innovation through improving our deliverables and the pursuit of self-improvement that drives us to be the experts in our field.

 

Northwest Electric, LLC is a Sales and Service Company. Our Focus is to Create Value by Exceeding Expectations by providing Electromechanical Innovations & Solutions.

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