Installation Technician, Electrical, Work Truck

Website Henderson Products, Inc.

Manchester, IA

Henderson Products, Inc., a division of Douglas Dynamics, is seeking Installation Technician responsible for working in the Installation Department, performing duties and responsibilities to include the following:

  • Must have at least 3 years of industrial truck installation experience in electrical.
  • Under supervision, performs a variety of industrial truck installation-related duties, including routine work, troubleshooting, light maintenance, modification and repair work in assigned area
  • Assures installation work is performed at the rate and specifications required by the customer and agreed upon by the company, on a daily basis.
  • Must use variety of skills, such as welding, running hand plasma, and running cutting torch.
  • Works efficiently by the establishment and ongoing improvement of performance standards.
  • Maintains records of installations and repair work to track activities ensuring work is documented and on file
  • Knows and understands technical information and specifications of the proper installation of all products.
  • Assists with maintaining and recommending the proper inventory and supply levels for the efficient installation of products
  • Organizes work so all installations are completed efficiently and in a timely manner
  • Pays close attention to detail, works to achieve error-free performance.
  • Utilizes proper techniques in the use of all tools, equipment, etc.
  • Aware of, and follows, all safety standards and requirements
  • Practices preventative maintenance of equipment ensuring lower cost of repair and replacement
  • Has responsibility for public contact, requiring courtesy, discretion, and sound judgment
  • Maintains a professional attitude with attention to personal appearance.
  • Knowledge of product accessories and services to assist customers in applications
  • Accuracy in inventory and scrap reporting
  • Communicate issues/items of importance to appropriate management personnel
  • Pays close attention to cleanliness and orderliness of assigned work area
  • Responsible for other duties as assigned.

Qualifications Necessary:

Knowledge & Skills

  • Mechanical Skills: Knowledge and practical experience of the processes/operations of assigned work area. Must be certifiable in Fork Truck operations, CDL, welding, and other applications.
  • Technical Skills: Ability to weld. Ability to run hand plasma and cutting torch. Ability to read and understand blueprints. Must understand shop order process, reporting and basic EMS system requirements. Must understand weld inspection, types/gauges of steel, and shop math
  • Personal Requirements: Ability to work with minimum supervision. Excellent problem solving skills, ability to work well with internal and external customers; good communication skills a must; ability to lift 50# with continuous lifting of lightweight materials. High energy team player. Willing to develop abilities to maximum potential, and to stay abreast of latest industry-related advancements.

Education and Work Experience

  • High School Degree

Associate Degree from Vocational/Trade school, or equivalent work experience helpful.

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