11 hours

Synchronous Motor Technician

Shermco Industries
Houston, TX 77053

Join the leader!  Shermco Industries is the largest independent electrical testing company in North America and is one of the largest, safest & best organized wind generator and motor services organizations in the Southwest. Due to continued growth, Shermco is seeking an experienced and qualified people to work in our Dallas Motor Field Services group.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be experienced with troubleshooting and repairing brush-type and brushless synchronous motors/generators.

  • Must be familiar with at least two of the following manufacturers and their field application methods:

    • TECO/Westinghouse

    • WEG/Electric Machinery

    • Hyundai/Ideal

    • GE

  • Must understand motor nomenclature, including Field Application, Rotor, Amortisseur windings, Alternator, Excitation Loss of Field, Field Discharge Resistor, Motor Speed with number of Poles, Motor Slip.

  • Must be able to test and evaluate components including SCRs, Diodes, Surge Suppressors, Field Discharge Resistor, Polarity of Poles, Slip Rings, Feeder Cables.

  • Experience with the EM Synch-rite Universal Tester a plus.

  • Must have experience with Synchronous Motor Controls including Drives as it relates to Synchronous Motor operation, Solid State Control systems, Diode Wheel components and operation.

  • Needs to be able to operate basic instruments including Voltmeter, Ammeter, Insulation Tester and output voltage, and VOM.

  • Able to work safely with Lock out/Tag Out, grounding, must attend ESQEW (Electrical Safety for Qualified Workers) training.

  • Must be able to acquire a US Passport and TWIC card.

  • Travel is required.

  • Winding experience is a plus.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must adhere to a Drug-Free Workplace.

  • Must be have and maintain an acceptable criminal background and a good driving record.

  • Must be able to pass a fit for duty physical exam. 




No Agencies Please



  • Manufacturing / Production

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