Dexter Axle

  • Electrical Technician

    Location US-IN-Albion
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
    Job ID
    # Positions
  • Overview

    Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty, marine, and manufactured housing markets, has Electrical Technician opportunity 3rd Shift at our multi-plant manufacturing facility located in Albion, Indiana.


    Dexter is an industry leader with a highly developed distribution network and plants in the states of Indiana, Oklahoma, Georgia, California, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas and in the provinces of Ontario and Alberta in Canada. Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service.


    Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. In 2013, Dexter expanded our product offering with the acquisition of Unique Functional Products (UFP), a leading axle manufacturer in the marine industry. In the late 2014, Dexter Axle Company also acquired AL-KO Axis. In 2015 Dexter acquired the Titan Brake and Actuator business. In September 2016, Dexter purchased Rockwell American. In December of 2016, Dexter purchased the heavy duty axle and suspension manufacturing assets of Ingersoll Axles, along with the light duty axle manufacturing assets of Standen’s from the IMT Group. In February of 2017, Dexter purchased the axle, brake and actuation business assets from Tie Down Engineering.  Dexter is well known for providing superior quality, service, and support.


    For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at


    Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

    Position Summary

    Primary responsibilities of the position include troubleshooting, diagnosing, and the repair of electrical problems, installation of electrical equipment and controls, as well as reading and interpreting blueprints and/or schematics.  


    This position will report to the Maintenance Supervisor and work under the guidance of the Group Leader, as well as mentor Electrical Technicians B & C. Electrical Technician A must be able to demonstrate the independence to perform technical assignments from start to finish with no supervision. 


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    •  Demonstrated ability to perform all essential duties and responsibilities of Electrical Technician B & C.
    •  Knowledge and demonstrated ability of basic electrical formulas applicable to the job. 
    •  Demonstrated ability to understand and troubleshoot solid state devices.
    •  Demonstrated ability to reprogram ladder logic and make effective use of software troubleshooting and diagnostics.
    •  Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and repair all major problems with in-house equipment.


    Candidates must have a minimum of five years related experience with single phase and three phase electrical and have a working knowledge of controllers.  


    Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or 5+ years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


    Must possess the ability to read and understand electrical schematics and be capable of troubleshooting and diagnosing electrical problems.  Candidates must have a working knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics, a good work and attendance history, a safety first attitude, good communication skills, and the flexibility to work overtime, including weekends. Candidates must be able to read work instructions and other work documents provided in English; must be able to write production and quality information in English; must understand verbal instructions provided in English; and must speak basic English.


    Apply online at or in person Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 500 South 7th Street in Albion, Indiana 


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