Red Zone HR Solutions Electrical/Mechanical Apprentice - Entry Level in Vancouver, Washington

Our client, a fourth generation family owned contracting company is seeking a hardworking, mechanically minded apprentice to assist with the installation and repair of deep set well pumps and other water system projects in the field. In this direct-hire position, the Maintenance Tech will work on: electric motors, pressure tanks, valves, electrical, and plumbing components, keeping the company moving forward as they strive to build valued relationships and remain a trusted customer resource in the industry.

Established in 1955 and located in Vancouver, WA, our client has grown to become the Pacific Northwest’s leading supplier of pumps, motors, controls, valves, tanks, variable speed drives and so much more.

In your role you will:

  • Build your career

  • Work towards earning CDL and other licensing

  • Take ownership for quick completion and quality of projects.

  • Prepare work after receiving and studying work orders; gathering necessary tools and supplies.

  • Drive manual transmission vehicles to and from project sites.

  • Wire and install pumps, motors, tanks, pipes, valves, controls and other accessories.

  • Repair electrical problems by replacing faulty parts and components.

  • Add value to a team by aiding and speeding completion of projects.

  • Work well independently.

  • Maintains safe work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with codes.

  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

  • Be self motivated to improve personal skill set.

The knowledge, skills and abilities you need include:

  • Strong mechanical & electrical aptitude

  • Hard working, showing hustle and initiative

  • Knowledge of hand and power tools

  • High School Diploma

  • Positive attitude

  • Able to regularly lift 100 lbs.

  • Quick learner with strong verbal and written communication

  • Good customer service skills

  • Dependable with good personal time management skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Drug test and background check

  • Clean driving record

  • Candidates with: Electrical License, Plumbing License, Heavy Machinery Operation, Welding and Fabrication, Machining Experience, or Crane Licenses are highly desired.

Hours: Full time 40 hours/week. 8-4:30 M-F, with some overtime opportunities

Benefits: 100% company paid medical for employee

100% company paid dental for employee and family

Generous PTO and company paid holidays

Friendly and flexible work environment

On the job training with advancement and growth opportunities

Bonuses for excellent personal and company performance