Tampa Armature Works Job Listing
Qualified candidates may apply on-line email resumes to
Mario.Miranda@tawinc.com or fax resumes to (813) 217-8076; or mail resume and salary history to:  6312 78th Street, Riverview, FL 33578.  AA/EOE.  DFWP.  Due to overwhelming response, we will only be contacting candidates that meet the skills, experience and qualifications.

Electric Motor Mechanic Apprentice - Lake City
TAW® is seeking an Electric Motor Apprentice for our facility in Lake City, FL. TAW® has grown to become one of the largest rotating equipment repair houses and Kohler distributors in the country. We currently have 12 locations throughout FL & GA.  While our primary business focus is in motor repair we also include pumps, generators, switchgear, blowers, compressors and specialty manufacturing.
Job Summary:
Learn to repair electric motors and equipment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
In this position you will learn the following:
  • Repair various kinds of electro-mechanical equipment.
  • Dismantle and test A.C. /D.C. motors and diagnose problems and remove defective parts.
  • Disassembles and removes armature, stator or rotor from housing.
  • Disassemble electro-mechanical equipment noting parts identification, configuration and condition.
  • Test electro-mechanical equipment to troubleshoot known or suspected problems using various methods.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  • Examines bearings, shafts and other moving parts for excessive wear or defects.
  • Cleaning of electro-mechanical equipment assemblies as needed using various methods and steps, including but not limited to: parts washers/steamers, caustic tanks, glass beaders, etc.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.
  • Repairs include bearing replacement, assembly, testing and troubleshooting of problems.
  • Replace or repair worn or defective mechanical or electro-mechanical assemblies including but not limited to: bearings, brushes, brush holders, motor leads, gears, seals, impellers, mechanical switches, brakes, clutches, clutch rotors tachs, fans, end shields, etc.
  • Electrical theory and understanding of A.C. and D.C. motors.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Assembles and tests motor for specified performance.
  • Read job cards to determine job status, work authorizations/limitations, estimate, description of problems and/or expected serviceability.
  • Measure for or note proper replacement parts. Correctly requisition needed items from storekeeper as approved by supervisor.
  • Operate specialized repair and testing equipment and other equipment as needed.
  • Retest assembled electro-mechanical equipment for proper output and operation.
  • Complete required paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis.
  • Enter data into computer system.
  • Observe all safety procedures and policies and use proper protective equipment (especially eye, ear protection and steel toed shoes/boots, gloves etc.)
  • Keep work area clean and organized.
  • Report all injuries, near misses and accidents immediately to a supervisor.
  • All other duties as assigned. 
Education, Skills and Experience:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or Technical School desired. One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience desired.
  • Mechanical and mathematical aptitude required.
  • Some experience as a Mechanic is preferred in the auto or maintenance industry.
TAW® offers a great salary & benefits package to include Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA or HSA, 401 K, Profit Sharing, Optional Life Insurance, Short/Long Term Disability, Vacation, Holiday and Personal Day, Tuition Reimbursement and Employee Referral Bonus Program.


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