Electrical / Mechanical Technician

Full-Time in Saint Louis, MO - Manufacturing and Shop Facilities

At Intramotev, we are building self-propelled railcars and vehicles to change the paradigm in freight logistics. We're providing the rail industry tools that will make the 200 year old industry competitive for the next 200 years. By helping us make rail competitive with trucking, you can contribute to work that matters in solving big societal problems like reducing emissions, improving safety, and minimizing road congestion. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

Electrical / Mechanical Technician:
Intramotev is seeking an Electrical / Mechanical Technician to join the development team to meet growing demands in the development of self-propelled rail vehicles. Intramotev is developing multiple unmanned self-propelled vehicles. The role has a strong hands-on technical focus in the areas of both mechanical and electrical assembly. The position includes soldering, crimping, and component wiring per wiring diagrams, schematics, verbal instructions, and working with assembly of some mechanical and electrical components. This position will initially be primarily based out of St. Louis, MO, but will shift to a traveling position to support our customer installation sites. Travel could potentially be up to 75% of the time on short one/two week trips.

This position involves working in a dynamic team environment on small (1-2) to medium (3-6) person projects with our engineers where excellent interpersonal and communication skills are needed.

Build an exciting career with us, as together we develop the next generation of rail, rapidly connecting the past and the future to make a faster and more environmentally friendly rail connected world.

Position Responsibilities

  • Installing a variety of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment on customer and prototype platforms
  • Operating, repairing, and troubleshooting mechanical and electrical equipment used during system development
  • Cable assembly
  • Mechanical assembly of platforms, frames, custom enclosures. Slight part modification/fabrication as needed
  • Support the efforts of the engineering development team
  • Prepare and create final product for shipment
  • Part inspection with basic tools
  • Troubleshoot and provide other support of fielded products over the entire product lifecycle.
  • Act as liaison between customer and company
  • Performing preventive maintenance on equipment
  • Promoting a safety first culture and a positive attitude while working in a team environment
  • Occasional heavy lifting, pulling, pushing, stooping, climbing, reaching, bending and working in awkward positions are required
  • Must be flexible, problem solving oriented, acceptable to change and display initiative to learn and make improvements in the workplace
  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience)

  • Experience with basic electrical systems (e.g., starters, fuses, contacts, relays)
  • Experience with electrical systems (installation, frequency drive, troubleshooting)
  • Experience with welding, cutting, and general fab work
  • Experience with product manuals (e.g., reading and applying knowledge to make repairs).
  • Experience with schematics (e.g., electrical blueprints with switches, starters, maps, relays).
  • Experience with troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns (pinpointing and fixing breakdowns).
  • Experience with troubleshooting (e.g., diagnostics, problem solving, etc.).
  • Experience with reading mechanical drawings (e.g., hydraulics, pneumatics).
  • U.S. Person (immigration or work visa sponsorship will not be provided)
  • Motivated, detail-oriented
  • Open-minded and comfortable working in a teaming environment or as an individual contributor
  • Fluent in both written and verbal English

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience)

Candidate should have a working knowledge of one or (ideally) multiple areas listed below:

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience as an assembly tech in an electronic or related manufacturing environment
  • Proficient soldering skills
  • An understanding of ISO Quality systems
  • Documentation, organization, and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Understanding of adherence to ISO 9001:2015

Typical Education and Experience:

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education at an accredited college (Associate degree), or a high school diploma/GED, or 5 years of experience in field services


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Vaccination Requirements:

Intramotev does not currently require vaccination for COVID 19.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Intramotev is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Full-Time, in St. Louis, Missouri (initially) and travel to customer sites as required