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Electro-Mechanical Technician in Vista, CA at Watkins Wellness

Date Posted: 12/10/2018

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Job Description

Job Description

Watkins Wellness, established in 1977 in Vista, Calif., is dedicated to promoting wellness to consumers who live active lifestyles and are health conscious. The company manufactures the Endless Pools® line of aquatic fitness products, and is also the world's largest manufacturer of hot tubs, including Hot Spring® Spas, Hot Spot® Spas, Caldera® Spas, and the American Hydrotherapy Systems spa brands. The Watkins Wellness dealer network extends into all 50 states and more than 70 countries. Watkins Wellness is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), a Fortune 500 company whose products include Behr® paint; Delta® and Hansgrohe® faucets, bath and shower fixtures; KraftMaid® and Merillat® cabinets and Milgard® windows and doors.  For more information about us, please visit our website at www.watkinsmfg.com.

We are hiring a Technician to join our Engineering team!

IN A NUTSHELL

Does your ideal job entail troubleshooting parts and finding repair solutions?  If so, we are looking for you!  In the Technician role, you will apply your specific and related experiences to the testing of electronic, electro-mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment.  The Technician regularly works from schematics, drawings, sketches and verbal instructions while utilizing basic test and measuring equipment. 

IS THIS YOU?

  • Do you strive to perform quality work?  You will perform testing of warranty parts and disposition them per the Warranty Parts Process. You will also perform testing of components and systems as required for New Product Development or Product Improvement.
  • Are you detailed oriented? You will be responsible for entering data accurately into database(s), running/preparing reports for review and accurately logging data into spreadsheet(s) as required.
  • Can you problem-solve? You will perform Root Cause Analysis on failed components, identify failure modes and trends as well as suggest corrective actions to resolve design or manufacturing issues.
  • Are you self-motivated? You will work with limited supervision in this position, therefore we look for someone who can work independently when needed.
  • Are you willing to travel? Occasionally, you’ll travel to perform various duties at our manufacturing plants in Tijuana, Mexico or work at local field sites performing test/maintenance on spas for conferences, photo shoots or other company events.

WHAT YOU NEED

  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Associates Degree in Electro Mechanical / Electronics Engineering Technology preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel.  
  • Familiarity using the internet and devices that connect to it: Ethernet, WiFi, Bluetooth and other communications technologies.  
  • General knowledge of mathematical concepts such as Algebra and Trigonometry.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels within the organization and strong ability to work in a team environment.

WHAT YOU'LL GET

At Watkins Wellness®, people matter.  To help you, “Feel good. Live well™”, at work and at home, we provide a competitive package including: exceptional health and wellness benefits, paid time off, bonus, profit sharing, 401k, tuition reimbursement and much more.

We look for candidates that exhibit The Watkins Way (always Ethical, endeavors to be Transparent, embraces Inclusion, welcomes Diverse backgrounds and perspectives, Accommodating, believes in Work-Life Balance, puts Safety First, Accountable, values Relationships, Passionate, Team Player, and Goal Driven).

The employee must frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Watkins Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Shift

Full or Part Time

Full time

Watkins is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, protected status as a veteran, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law.

Watkins is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.