Electrical Technician in St. Cloud, MN at New Flyer

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

New Flyer of America – North America’s largest transit bus, motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor is seeking an Electrical Technician to join its growing international team.

Join us as we continue advancing innovation and sustainable transit solutions that connect people with places. With 31 locations across the U.S. and Canada, and over 85 years of experience manufacturing buses, New Flyer is building on a solid foundation to drive North America forward with progressive transit technology that serves communities and makes cities smarter.

Don’t settle for a job when you can build an impactful and exciting career.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for providing electrical programing, checkout and troubleshooting of vehicle mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, HVAC and electric systems for buses in production. Must have the ability to complete the required checkouts on buses and be present on the job to perform the assigned duties.

What You Will Do:

  • Must perform work allocated
  • Must have thorough knowledge of 12V and 24V, 600 V and air conditioning systems
  • Must have general computer skills and knowledge of multi-plex systems.
  • Must be able to work from blueprints, process sheets, schematics, and instructions as required
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, and reach
  • Must be able to climb up and down as well as work using a ladder
  • Able to instruct employees in a junior classification within the trade
  • Must be able to troubleshoot complex issues without supervision
  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Good communication skills needed
  • Must be able to work in a team environment


Preferred Skills

  • Previous electrical and mechanical trouble shooting and repair experience, high voltage experience a plus.
  • PLC and ladder logic experience preferred
  • Knowledge of reading blueprints, basic electrical circuitry and design.
  • Intermediate level computer skills
  • Must have good interpersonal, problem solving and communication skills
  • Must be available to work both first (1st) and second (2nd) shift.

New Flyer is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer