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Industrial Maintenance Electrician


Huntsville, AL, US

REQ ID:  42660

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.



Industrial Maintenance Electrician


Brief Description: 

  • The Industrial Maintenance Tech will perform new installations to electrical systems/associated equipment
  • Perform all work in a safe manner and within all compliance requirements to avoid personal injury
  • Must have knowledge of NFPA 70E electrical and arc flash standards
  • Will perform repairs and replaces defective parts in automated systems, switchboards, controllers, switches, and other related equipment
  • Must be proficient in troubleshooting automated equipment, PLCs, VFDs, Servo Drives, and related equipment
  • Troubleshoot 1 and 3 phase motors and related equipment
  • Uses a variety of tools and instruments such as hand tools of the trade, voltmeter, ohmmeter, current meter, motor analyzer, megger, motorized cable pulling equipment
  • Must be able to use a computer to meet operational needs with various types of configuration software and a mixture of Microsoft office suites
  • Proactively participates in the design, implementation, and upgrade of all reliability programs
  • Diagnosis and repair of electrical power and automated control systems
  • Diagnosis and repair various types of loop powered and analog instrumentation and physical measurement devices.
  • Ability to install various types of conduit when required


Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

Nearest Major Market: Huntsville

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