Automotive / Heavy Equipment Electrical Technician

  • Full Time
  • Polk


Job Automotive / Heavy Equipment Electrical Technician

Category Full-Time

Location Lakeland

Days Monday – Friday

Hours 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM (overtime as needed)

Salary $16 – $18 per hour (based on experience)

Job Description

Assembles routine to moderately complex control panels, installation of gauges and hydraulic valves. Assist with wiring panels and installation. Repair of electrical components as needed.

Essential duties include:

  • assembling routine to moderately complex control panels on road construction sweepers
  • read and interpret electrical layout drawings and diagrams to determine appropriate panel layout and wire placement
  • work with equipment designer, Auto CAD tech, and foreman to ensure proper placement of components
  • assist with installing and wiring controls per detailed electrical instructions
  • perform continuity and function tests of control panels
  • work with Equipment Designer to correct issues that arise
  • maintain paperwork (work orders, electronic records, reports, etc.) in an accurate and timely manner
  • install cylinders, motors, gauges, filters, hydraulic hoses, and various hydraulic valves onto road construction sweeper attachments and tractors
  • maintain a clean work area
  • meeting daily and weekly production goals

Applicant must have professional appearance and conduct themselves well with customers, vendors, and other employees.


Applicant must have experience in electrical wiring (required). Knowledge of hydraulic systems on construction-style equipment, and experience with road construction equipment is preferred.

Applicant also:

  • must be able to read and interpret technical manuals and electrical drawings
  • must be able to prioritize multiple tasks efficiently
  • must fully understand and adhere to all maintenance, safety, and quality processes and procedures
  • must have great attention to detail
  • must be able to work in a fast-paced, hands-on environment
  • must have flexibility, team orientation, and a willingness to learn
  • must have good communication skills
  • must work well within a team
  • must have mechanical aptitude
  • must speak, write, and understand English
  • must have reliable transportation
Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 2 MB.

You can apply to this job and others using your online resume. Click the link below to submit your online resume and email your application to this employer.