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Electronic Technician

Houston, TX - Plant


Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Other duties may be assigned.


Provides technical support to Maintenance Department on all electrical/electronic matters: (90%)

  • Directs tests and diagnoses of malfunctioning apparatus such as Programmable Logic Control Programs, DC drives, AC drives, and motors.
  • Directs the repair and replacement of malfunctioning apparatus listed above as required.
  • Creates and maintains electrical drawings and schematics.
  • Provides support for special projects including, but not limited to, component selection (per guidelines established by Insteel Engineering), controls recommendations (per guidelines established by Insteel Engineering), vendor recommendations, and installation.
  • Requisitions tools, parts, and equipment as directed.
  • Inspects completed work for conformance to drawings, specifications, and safety.
  • Travels to various Insteel locations to provide assistance as needed.


Maintains maintenance documentation: (5%)

  • Maintains proper logs and records on all equipment.
  • Maintains time and maintenance records as required.
  • Provides technical support in the selection of components for upgrades.


Stays current on developments in the industrial electronics field through continuing education. (5%)

  • Initiates and suggest plans to improve electrical equipment performance, subject to approval by Insteel Engineering.
  • Provides training recommendations for self and maintenance personnel to Maintenance Supervisor and General Manager.


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Employee Benefits

  • Health Care Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • Flexible Spending Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company-paid Life
  • Company-paid AD&D
  • Company-paid Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Savings & Retirement Plan
  • Incentive Programs
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Jury Duty Pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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