Maintenance Electronics Technician

Wabtec Corporation

Salem, VA


Position summary

ake yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Main Responsibilities

  • Will have the skills, qualifications and tools to perform mechanical, electrical, and electronics work on CNC machines and manual machines used in Graham White's machine shop.

  • Expected to perform electrical and electronic repairs on furnaces and other equipment in the Foundry.

  • Will do repairs and perform preventative maintenance and keep records as required by Graham White's Quality System.

  • Expected to learn additional skills as necessary towards objective of keeping all Graham White equipment running.

  • Expected to communicate across departments regarding equipment status and other issues as needed.

  • Other duties will be assigned by the Department Leader


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience


  • Electronics skills.

  • Possess knowledge of PLC ladder logic.

  • Capable of learning CNC diagnostics and repair.

  • Must possess personal computer skills with ability to fully utilize CMMS.

  • Knowledge of phone and data transmissions systems is desirable.

  • Able to plan and order materials as needed.

  • Must be a good communicator both verbally and written.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge and ability to apply GW Hazardous Energy Policy consistently (Lockout/Tagout.)

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles...people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.