Equipment Engineering Technician

Posted date: Jan 10, 2021

Location: Lewisville, TX, US

Company: Ericsson

Location: Lewisville, TX


Our exciting opportunity:

As a part of establishing a Smart Factory within the U.S., we are now looking for an Equipment Technician to join our Equipment Maintenance Team! This individual will provide first-line technical support for the factory manufacturing production equipment during installation and startup and perform preventative maintenance, equipment repairs, improvements and modifications on the SMA/SMT, Final Assembly, Test and Warehouse conveyor systems. You will work closely in your assigned department with Engineering and manufacturing teams across the factory to ensure all issues are solved appropriately and efficiently.


You will:

  • Perform repairs, maintenance, calibration and setup of current and newly installed manufacturing equipment
  • Identify equipment problems and drive to root cause understanding and implement effective solutions to improve overall performance
  • Ensure continuous process control and perform moderate data analysis to help determine preventive maintenance frequencies to increase equipment up-time
  • Communicate with vendors and assist with coordinating vendor support and services
  • Prepare technical summary report with recommended actions for technical problems on equipment to provide during shift changes and to Engineering and Management
  • Work closely with inventory team to ensure sufficient levels of consumables and parts within assigned department
  • Follow and revise standard operating procedures


To be successful in the role, you must have:

  • Minimum 3+ years of related technical experience in manufacturing equipment maintenance, electro-mechanical, or electrical/electronics  
  • Associates degree or higher in technical field or minimum 7+ years related experience preferred
  • Familiarity with automation and related processes and components
  • Understanding of PLC logic and functionality is a plus
  • Experience working with the necessary documentation and computer programs including efficiency in Microsoft programs
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics and drawings, engineering specifications, maintenance manuals and apply use of work instructions
  • Compliance experience with ESD, Security, Occupational, Health, and Environmental safety requirements
  • Self-motivation, committed to providing high-quality work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work overtime and/or flexible shift hours when required
  • Reliable and punctual attendance required
  • Ability to lift items greater than 50lbs


Why Ericsson:

We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference. Across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance.

Ericsson is very passionate about learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and meaningful driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, outstanding career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.




Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Ericsson provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, protected veteran status, union membership or genetics information. Ericsson complies with applicable country, state and all local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location across the world in which the company has facilities. In addition, Ericsson supports the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Global Compact.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and development.

Ericsson expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, protected veteran status, union membership or genetic information.

Ericsson will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by Ericsson or (c) consistent with Ericsson’s legal duty to furnish information.

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Ericsson is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing reasonable  accommodation for qualified disabled individuals during the application and hiring process.  Ericsson will make modifications or adjustments to the job application or interview process that will enable a qualified applicant to be considered for a position.  If you require an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at hr.direct.dallas@ericsson.com or (866) 374-2272 (US) or (877) 338-9966 (Canada) for further assistance.


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