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NEXTracker -Tooling Technician at Flex

Posted in Other 28 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Fremont, California

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:

Job Description

About NEXTracker

Founded in 2013, NEXTracker operates as an independent subsidiary of Flex, a leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. Delivering smart PV and storage solutions on close to 400 solar power plants across five continents, with nine global offices, NEXTracker is an established leader in the ground mount solar and storage industries, having earned the #1 market share leadership position for solar trackers world-wide for two consecutive years (Greentech Media, IHS Markit, 2016 & 2017).

NEXTracker designs and manufactures industry-leading solar and storage systems that dramatically improve and scale the economics of renewable energy. Applications and customers range from behind the meter solar farms with Fortune 500 companies like PepsiCo and L’Oreal to massive utility-scale power plants across domestic and international markets, and a portfolio of energy storage solutions. Join a market leader that values our talent, service excellence and innovation as core to our business growth and culture. With one of the most experienced management teams in solar, category-leading products, and a fortified technology roadmap, NEXTracker is making a dramatic impact on the power plant of the future.

The Tool Technician/Mechanic  will be based in Fremont, CA. The Tool Technician/Mechanic position will help support our client’s Hydraulic and Pneumatic Rivet tool program by doing repair and maintenance with rental tools as well as customer owned tools sent in for repair.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration

  • Passionate customer focus

  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Repair and maintain rental tools.

  • Assist in prototype construction in the Fremont office.

  • Document tool repairs in maintenance logs.

  • Prepare and package tools for shipment. 

  • Setup tools for new projects and provide ongoing support as needed.

  • Train and assist CM’s on tool repair and maintenance both in person and troubleshooting over the phone.

  • Trouble shoot and repair failed tools or components to ensure zero downtime in the field.

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • General Mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting experience.

  • Communication skills.

  • Experience with small engine repair, hydraulic systems and tools are highly desirable

  • Mechanical experience 3+years

  • Detail-oriented.

  • Huck Tool and rivet experience is a plus.

  • Recent technical schools graduates considered.

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Computer skills (Email, Data Entry in Excel, Etc.)

  • Solar Construction experience is a plus}

  • Hydraulic experience preferred.

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee discounts at local retailers

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