Engineering Technician III in Mount Pleasant, MI at Welbilt

Date Posted: 8/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We’re coming up with ways to build the world’s most incredible foodservice equipment; we’re thinking outside the box to design efficient and reliable components; and we’re bringing innovation to life each and every day with dreamers like you.   Engineering Tech – this highly technical, hands-on position is responsible for assisting with refrigerated equipment performance testing and data collection.   Reporting directly to the Engineering Lab Manager; this position is located at Welbilt’s, Delfield*, facility in Mt. Pleasant, MI.   We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!   Essential Job Functions: 
  • Work safely and possess the discernment of when to ask for help/training on equipment, process or tasks.
  • Set-up and install equipment and related components with little or no direction.
  • Act as a contributing team member in Lab activities.
  • Provide clear and concise verbal & written communication.
  • Perform work to a high level of accuracy and integrity.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate inventory.

Job Requirements

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Operate performance test room & 'Unit under test' and process equipment under minimal direction.
  • Operate lab equipment such as: scale, vacuum pumps, gauges, hand-held instruments, cameras, dimensional and electrical measuring equipment.
  • Operate computer (Microsoft Office) and data acquisition systems under minimal direction.
  • Apply established troubleshooting skills to common refrigeration, electrical, and mechanical components.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools in the appropriate application.
  • Independently read and interpret basic wiring and component diagrams.
  • Maintain lab cleanliness related to Lab tools and equipment.

Specialized Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Associates Degree and/or Technical Certification/Diploma in HVAC, Electro-Mechanical/Electronics, and 5 years of experience is required.  Will consider 10+ years of experience in lieu of education requirement.
  • Possess EPA Type I, II, or Universal Refrigerant Handling Certificate.
  • Demonstrate functional understanding in each of the following specialized skills:  Refrigeration Theory, Electronics & Controls; Data Acquisition, System-level Electrical Theory; Brazing/Soldering.
  • Demonstrate the desire for growth, experience, and team participation.
  • Ability to stand and walk on concrete 100% of the work day, ability to bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, climb, balance, lift and to carry 35 lbs.

Welbilt, Inc. (formerly Manitowoc Foodservice) – designs, manufactures and supplies best-in-class food and beverage equipment for the global foodservice market.  Welbilt offers customers unparalleled operator and patron insights, collaborative kitchen solutions, culinary expertise and world-class implementation support and service, whether locations are around the corner or across the globe.  With operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, the company has a portfolio of best-in-class brands including Cleveland, Convotherm®, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln, Manitowoc® Ice, Merco®, Multiplex®, Merrychef®, Servend® and Manitowoc® Beverage Systems.