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SEW-Eurodrive, Inc.
1295 Old Spartanburg Hwy.
Lyman, SC 29365

Electronic Repair Technician-A Shift

Basic Purpose

Position mainly involves troubleshooting/repair of SEW-Eurodrive electronic products including motor controllers, communication devices, and programmable controllers.


Experience and Educational Requirements

Must have basic soldering skills.

Must have some basic programming knowledge.

Prefer experience in industrial electronic board level repair or equivalent education.

Actual Tasks:

Evaluation and repair of all SEW-Eurodrive products in the electronic product lines.

Catalog and maintain technical information relating to SEW-Eurodrive products and applications.

Evaluate all products returned for warranty analysis, document inspections/complaints, generate reports and administrate warranty decisions in accordance with SEW-Eurodrive established procedures.

Must comply with all current ISO Quality and Work Instructions for job, all Company Safety rules, and all other Company rules, policies and procedures.

Assess each situation and do not perform any tasks which s/he feels is unsafe, on which s/he has not received training, or engage in any unsafe work practices.  Report any unsafe condition to his/her manager.

Read and understand supporting documentation for the work area.

May be required to travel on Company business to any required destination domestically as well as overseas.  May be required to stay overnight for extended periods of time, obtain lodging, and occasionally conduct business in the evenings, weekends, and holidays and outside of normal business hours.

Possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License and driving record satisfactory to SEW-Eurodrive or otherwise be able to transport yourself to and from various locations, including customer facilities, to engage in diverse business activities.

Follow all customer safety rules, including the passing of any required drug screens.

Monitor the work area for cleanliness.

Rotate to various jobs within Assembly Shop.

Perform other tasks as requested.


Ability to perform all tasks listed above to the Company’s expectations.

Must be able to continuously meet the Company’s production requirements.

Ability to work in a fast paced environment with continuous interruptions.

Must have good oral and written communication and organizational skills.

Ability to follow instructions, written and verbal.

Ability to communicate with all Company employees in a positive and professional manner. Ability to appropriately handle stress and interact with others.

Must have mechanical aptitude required to assemble gear drives and motors.

Ability to read schematics and datasheets.

Ability to use gauges and other measuring equipment to ensure quality work.

Must have knowledge of all math skills required for basic AC/DC circuit analysis.

Ability to perform physical activity associated with operation of equipment including bending, twisting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and reaching in order to meet production needs.

Must be able to stand and move continuously during working hours.

Must be able to repetitively lift up to 30 lbs.

Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50lbs.

Must have proficiency in Electronics theory and circuit analysis.

Ability to read and understand parts lists, catalogs, price books, and general factory instructions and SEW-Eurodrive customer service procedures.

Ability to understand nomenclature and number assignments of the SEW-Eurodrive products.

Ability to operate various test instruments, i.e., multi-meters, oscilloscopes, strip chart recorders, etc

Additional job requirements and responsibilities would be discussed during the interview process.

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About SEW-Eurodrive
SEW-Eurodrive is an international leader in the power transmission industry. We offer great opportunities and an excellent 100% paid group health plan for employees. Benefits for eligible employees include:

  • Medical Program
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Care
  • Audio Benefits
  • Prescription Drug Card
  • Life Insurance and Accidental
    Death & Dismemberment
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • 12 holidays/year
  • Paid vacation
  • Retirement Plan, including 401(k)
    and Profit Sharing