Acara Solutions

Electro-Mechanical Assembly Technician - Urgently Needed - Houston

Houston, TX
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Job Description

Electro-Mechanical Assembly Technician - Urgently Needed

Posted: Sunday, 2/11/2024

Are you a Transit Technician that is looking to join one of the top companies within transportation industry?

Are you looking to further your career and grow?

If you answered yes, then apply today!     Acara Solutions is seeking highly qualified candidates to work onsite with our customer in Houston, TX.


Job Summary

  • Operate and maintain transit system.
  • Perform corrective and preventive maintenance.
  • Perform inspections.
  • Perform repairs and adjustments.
  • Perform diagnosis and troubleshooting.


  • Working under the direction of a supervisor/engineer:
  • Performs first line troubleshooting, train coordination, preventive and corrective maintenance on vehicles and wayside equipment, including but not limited to propulsion, traction motors, brakes, air compressors, couplers, doors, HVAC, auxiliary power, and all other related electromechanical components and maintenance duties under the direction of the supervisor or the Lead Technician.
  • Makes recommendations for hardware and procedural changes that become evident during performance of maintenance, inspection, or troubleshooting.
  • Interprets maintenance manuals, blueprints, schematics, and drawings.
  • Performs tests and prepares reports as required.
  • Operates revenue service vehicles and support vehicles to include configuring trains and ensures that trains entering revenue service are fully serviceable.
  • Handles emergencies and failures in accordance with established procedures through immediate response and quick action.
  • Adheres to all company policies, procedures, and safety rules.
  • Works variable hours and shifts
  • Participates in regular training to maintain the required level of knowledge to effectively maintain, repair, and troubleshoot the system. Trains subordinate personnel as required.
  • Conduct inspections and audits, as directed, to ensure compliance of sub-contractors.
  • Complete logs, reports, administrative functions as necessary
  • Coordinate activities with team members
  • Perform receiving inspections as directed.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Here's what you will receive: Pay rate: $19.50 per hour.

Shift Schedule: 7am – 3pm / 2:30pm – 10:30pm / 10pm – 8pm

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • 2-4 years' experience in maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of mechanical electrical or electronic systems plus proven familiarity in any one of the above trades is preferred.
  • Must be able to pass Federal Background Check to obtain & maintain SIDA Badge required by the Airport.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Must be able to work various shifts (24hr Work Environment)
  • Type II or Universal HVAC Certification preferred. Must obtain brazing certification within 6 months of hire if HVAC certified.
  • Specialized technical training is a plus in any of the following categories: electrical, mechanical or electronics from a recognized institution.
  • Must obtain and maintain certifications in compliance with all state and federal regulations applicable to this position.
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Acara Solutions At A Glance

Acara is a premier provider of recruiting and workforce solutions—we help companies compete for talent. With a legacy of experience in a variety of industries around the world, we partner with clients, listen to their needs, and customize visionary talent solutions that drive desired business outcomes. We leverage decades of experience to deliver contingent staffing, direct placement, executive search, employer branding, and workforce services worldwide. At Acara, we see fit.
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