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Generator Technicians perform a variety of tasks in the inspection, repair, and preventive and corrective maintenance and modification on Internal Combustion (IC) engines, diesel generators, and other IC gaseous engines. Their resumes indicate such skills as troubleshooting and repairing diesel and gas generators and automatic transfer switches of all makes and models; and maintaining and documenting paperwork for the PM's call-out repairs and customer billing. Example resumes in this field highlight the successful completion of technical, electrical, or mechanical trade school or an apprenticeship, as well as prior experience in the maintenance, service, and repair of diesel and gas engines.

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1

Generator Technician

Constructed and fabricate parts using hand tools and specifications

  • Maintained records and files, prepared reports and ordered supplies/equipment
  • Diagnosed malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components with the help of test
  • Provided preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services as well as assisted during emergencies by operating floodlights and generators, and driving needed
  • Performed physically demanding tasks such as digging trenches to lay conduit and moving heavy objects with the use of forklift, bobcats, and Heavy Equipment trucks
  • Used test equipment and hand tools to locate the causes of breakdowns and/or system
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
Auxiliary Systems
2

Generator Technician

Charged with maintenance and repair of the prime power 2-megawatt generator, transfer switches, gear switch, and electrical subpanels while stationed at the US Embassy in Kabul.

  • Maintained generators including scheduled generator PMs, electrical upgrade repairs, and expansions.
  • Supervised and trained local Afghan workers in service techniques and mechanical repairs.
  • Traveled to numerous US remote military bases to conduct inspection, planning, expansions, trouble shooting, and repairs.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Industrial
C
Industrial
3

Electrical Technician / Generator Technician

Performed failure analyses and provided recommendations to management for corrective action.

  • Performed electronic repair to board and component level equipment, inspections and repairs on generators and power supplies.
  • Performed complex maintenance, testing, operated, diagnosed, repaired, and aligned generators. Operated electrical power generating distribution centers, AC/DC.
  • Diagnosed equipment problems using manuals, schematics, and various test equipment.
  • All types of Diesel and Gas Generator Installation, troubleshooting, from 5 Kw to 1 Mega
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Electrical Technician License
4

Field Diesel Emergency Generator Technician

Provided technical assistance, as requested by other technicians, in a positive and efficient manner

  • Promoted the highest possible degree of quality, safety, customer satisfaction and teamwork
  • Responded to service calls and assignments for generator systems focusing on the mechanical and electrical aspects of engine / generator package
  • Executed quarterly, annual, bi-annual, tri-annual inspections on numerous makes and models of stand-by emergency generators in high profile businesses and secured government sites
  • Carried out full minor and major visual inspections with on-site repairs as well as in functional and shutdown procedures, generator transfer, load checks, load bank testing, and transfer switch checks
  • Demonstrated exemplary ability to troubleshoot and repair burnt-out wiring and generator hardware including radiators, oil coolers, and other engine components to ensure its good running condition
  • Assumed responsibilities in oil and filter changes and coolant flush and refills
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Air Force Training Programs
5

Generator Technician/light Mechanic

Provided diagnostic and repair services for 20 generator sets ranging from 3 to 60 Kilowatts

  • Tracked and documented repairs for various light duty combustion engines
  • Maintained and serviced light duty combustion engines
  • Regulated valves, ignition points, alternators, regulators, and solenoids
  • Performed senior supervisory duties over 30 subordinates
  • Performed various maintenance services to include oil services, fluid flushes, preventative maintenance, and small generator repairs
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Automotive / Diesel And Industrial Technology
Electronics
Electronics
6

Power Generator Technician

Inspect, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain my unit's power generators and equipment

  • Established and maintained electrical power in remotely located field environments
  • Composed and conducted classroom training for operator level generator operation
  • Signed for and maintained accountability of equipment and tools valued in excess of […]
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Electrical And Mechanical
7

Lead Generator Technician

Performed start-ups on all residential generators and automatic transfer systems

  • Calibrated over and under voltage settings to meet customer expectations
  • Developed generator maintenance program to satisfy all warranty specifications
  • Developed and implemented effective and efficient sourcing, recruiting, and selection strategies for business units.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
8

Generator Technician

  • Tested, troubleshot, diagnosed and repaired 3kw, 5kw, 10kw, 15kw, 100kw, 200kw generators.
  • Load tested generators using manual and automated testing equipment and load banks
  • Ran parallel Load test on 15kw, 100kw, and 200kw generators at 0%, 25%, 50%, 100% load
  • troubleshot units using wiring diagrams, schematics, and multi-meters.
  • repaired units in a safe manor using hand tools, wire strippers, soldering guns, taps & dies, and power tools.
  • Made sure work area was clean and met all EPA and OSHA standards.
  • Exceeded shiftily quotas on a regular basis.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
9

Diesel Generator Technician II

Overhauled, rebuilt and repaired Hatz 3w35 diesel engines/power generation system.

  • Load-banked and dyno engines and generators as a final quality control measure to ensure they met government load bank standards.
  • Analyzed malfunctions visually, auditory or through the use of test equipment.
  • Logistically supported the M109A6 Paladin, M992A2 FAASV, and Hatz 3w35 Auxiliary Power Unit (APU).
  • Maintained inventory and control of site equipment necessary to maintain daily operations.
  • Supported Prototype Engineers and Site Support personnel as necessary to maintain operations.
  • Interpreted engineering drawings, inter-connection wiring diagrams and electrical schematics to troubleshoot equipment and order parts as needed.
  • Supported the development and certification of HATZ 3W35 through the design of test procedures, facilities and equipment to efficiently and to effectively develop the product.
  • Delivery of financial objectives of logistic department and the team.
  • Developed shop maintenance procedures and fabricated testing equipment as needed to maintain shop operations.
  • Gained experience on electrical systems, gasoline and diesel fuel systems, hydraulic systems, heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC), halon and carbon dioxide fire extinguisher systems.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
AS
Associate of Science
Liberal Arts
10

Field Service Diesel and Generator Technician

Built and maintained positive relationships with customers, including creating quotes for work to be performed.

  • Commissioned generator sets at customer locations, including the automatic transfer switch and switch gear.
  • Repaired and overhauled Detroit and MTU engines using torque wrenches; inside and outside micrometers; and dial indicators.
  • Fixed generators of all makes and models using manufacturer-provided diagnostic software.
  • Updated software and hardware to customer equipment, according to the manufacturer recommendations.
  • Adhered to all HSE procedures to ensure a safe work environment at all times.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Automotive Technology
Automotive/diesel/industrial/fact Technology

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