Kaman Corporation

  • Electrical Technician

    Location : Location US-IN-Greenfield
    Requisition ID
    Kaman Distribution
    Shift 1
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(2/8/2019 1:45 PM)
  • Overview



    We are searching for a dynamic and experienced Electrical Technician to join our team in Greenfield, IN. 


    At Kaman Fluid Power (KFP), our Electrical Technicians assemble electronic components, subassemblies, products, or systems for our customers. They are responsible for performing tasks such as reading and interpreting work orders, electrical schematics, blueprints, production drawings, sample assemblies, or verbal instructions regarding duties that need to be performed.


    Kaman Fluid Power, a platform of Kaman Distribution Group, is a leading provider of motion control products and highly engineered systems and components for precision hydraulic and pneumatic applications. We are committed to providing our customers with the right solutions, focusing on their needs, and exceeding their expectations. Our people are the foundation of our success. The key to sustaining our competitive advantage is by investing in the development of our employees, driving innovation, and providing solutions for a better tomorrow.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Interpret electrical and mechanical diagrams and drawings required to assemble industrial control panels that conform to both customer and industry standards
    • Perform layout for fabrication/modification of metal, plastic, and fiberglass enclosures
    • Mount electrical components including:  drives, servos, PC’s, PLC’s, circuit breakers, transformers, relays, contractors, terminals, fuse boxes, or other required industrial control devices
    • Position and align parts in specified relationships to each other in jigs, fixtures, or other holding devices
    • Assemble and attach hardware, such as caps, clamps, knobs, and switches, to assemblies
    • Perform crimps, screws, bolts, rivets, solders, cements, press fits, or similar operations to join or secure parts in place using hand tools, power tools, and automation equipment
    • Perform wiring of electrical components and labeling of all devices and wires
    • Rely on prior experience, training, engineering, and data charts in order to make wiring decisions related to size, color, and routing
    • Cut, strip, bend, and form wire cable and conduit used to connect circuits and subassemblies
    • Solder connections and crimps connectors to wire ends
    • Perform in production inspection, conduct functional and continuity tests of electrical assemblies, components, wire harness, and plugs (using an ohmmeter, test lights, and other electrical testing instruments) in order to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards
    • Maintain company standards for quality
    • Exercise safe work habits and maintain a clean and safe working area
    • Complete additional responsibilities as assigned (such as cable assemblies, shipping and receiving, and light fabrications)



    • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED


    • Ability to read and comprehend procedures written in English
    • Good written and oral communication skills preferred
    • Familiarity with personal computers preferred
    • Valid driver’s license required

    Physical Requirements:

    • Ability to use hands to finger, handle, or feel
    • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach within hands and arm’s length
    • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 25pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds
    • Specific vision requirements include close vision and color vision, employee must pass visual acuity test (Jaeger) on an annual basis


    Kaman Distribution Group, a division of Kaman Corporation, is comprised of three business platforms: Kaman Automation, Kaman Fluid Power, and Kaman Industrial Technologies. We offer more than four million items including bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical and automation, material handling, motion control, fluid power and MRO supplies to customers in virtually every industry. Additionally, we provide engineering, design and support for automation, electrical, linear, hydraulic and pneumatic systems as well as belting and rubber fabrication, customized mechanical services, hose assemblies, repair, fluid analysis and motor management. Offering products and solutions from more than 250 locations, our people are the foundation of our success. we recognize that our ability to sustain our competitive advantage rests among our talent.


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