Field Service Site Technician in New York at Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/28/2020

Job Snapshot


About the Division

MEPPI’s Transportation Systems Division operates North American manufacturing and testing facilities for Propulsion, Onboard power supply systems, Communications Based Train Control (CBTC), and HVAC that are specifically designed for the North American transit industry. Our manufacturing facilities combine Mitsubishi Electric’s successful manufacturing principles along with the economic benefits of local production and sourcing of components to meet our strict manufacturing standards. These benefits also ensure our adherence to the Buy America Act (BAA) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE/WBE/MBE) requirements.
Mitsubishi Electric boasts a worldwide supply record spanning over fifty (50) years, across twenty-six (26) countries and over 29,000 vehicles. Our rolling stock products are of highest quality and exceed all transit industry requirement in reliability and performance metrics.

Job Description and Requirements

Job Description

Troubleshoot and repair Mitsubishi Electric transit equipment on rail cars at customer locations.

  • Troubleshoot electro-mechanical problems on equipment using schematic and mechanical drawings. Perform simple repairs or replacements of equipment, if necessary.
  • Prepare car reports and other paperwork as necessary (e.g., equipment installation results, test results, any customer requirements, etc.).
  • Maintain modification tracking documentation, monitor available car lists for equipment to be modified.
  • Receive and ship parts and/or materials as needed.
  • Control the spare parts inventory.

Basic Qualifications

Associates Degree in Electrical Technology or related technical field, plus a minimum of two years’ prior electrical repair/troubleshooting experience, or equivalent education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Broad knowledge of AC, DC, Analog and Digital signals and their measurements.
  • General computer skills with emphasis on MS Office products to prepare reports and analysis.

Minimum Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand, walk, climb, crawl, squat, kneel, twist, bend, and reach to perform essential job functions.
  • Ability to work indoor and outdoor temperatures for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to work under and on top of railcars.
  • Ability to remove and install components in various positions, often without assistance.
  • Ability to read, write and follow instructions.
  • Ability to read and understand schematic drawings.
  • Ability to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.
  • Ability to use office equipment, such as: PC, photocopier, fax machine, etc.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability