Transform Your Future

“At our core, Niagara Power Transformer has the best people, taking on the toughest engineering challenges with the highest quality and the shortest lead times.” JOHN F. DARBY, PRESIDENT

Current Career Opportunities

We are always on the look-out for future power industry leaders.

Niagara Power Transformer is home to industry leaders who uphold our commitment to innovation, quality, and sustainability. When joining the team at Niagara Power Transformer, you join a diverse community bent on advancing the power industry.

Office Careers

To inquire about an office career at Niagara Power Transformer, fill out the form below.

Plant Careers

To inquire about an plant career at Niagara Power Transformer, fill out the form below

  • CNC Lathe Operator

    General Description of Duties: (Job duties include, but are not limited to, the following)

    Job Description – CNC Lathe Operator

    • Operate wire-coiling machines to wind wire or sheet coils used in transformers.
    • Review work orders and specifications to determine materials needed and types of parts to be processed.  
    • Must have ability to read and interpret winding sheets, drawings, and sketches
    • Operate winding lathes, punches, brakes, slitters, and shears
    • Cut, strip, and bend wire leads at ends of coils, using pliers and wire scrapers.
    • Select and load materials such as work pieces, objects, and machine parts onto equipment used in winding processes.
    • Record production and operational data on specified forms.
    • Attach, alter, and trim materials such as wire, insulation, and coils, using hand tools.
    • Stop machines to remove completed components using overhead cranes.
    • Accurately examine and test components using measuring devices; and record test results.
    • Apply solutions or glue to wired electrical components using hand tools; and bake components.
    • Must have ability to use brazing and welding equipment.
    • Interpret and carry out verbal instructions from designated persons or supervisors
    • Ability to meet the company’s standards for safety, quality and quantity of work
    • Must have own tools

    For the full functional job description, please DOWNLOAD THIS PDF.

  • Material Handler Warehouse (Material Control)

    General Description of Duties: (Job duties include, but are not limited to, the following)

    Material Handler Warehouse (Material Control) Duties and Responsibilities

    • Verify shipments
    • Perform product inspection, counts & weights
    • Must possess tow motor certification
    • Load & unload trucks; deliver materials to departments using work devices such as hand truck and mini float
    • Ability to operate overhead cranes, climb ladders, work with a harness at elevated levels, lift 50 lbs., work outdoors in extreme hot or cold weather and ability to stand or sit for long periods of time
    • Prepare materials for shipping; assemble wooden/cardboard containers using hand tools and power tools
    • Create supply order requests, store shipping materials & supplies and cycle counts
    • Must have basic computer skills.
    • Ability to use a Windows based handheld computer scanner
    • Position requires effective problem-solving skills, professional customer service abilities, and good math skills. 
    • Ability to drive company delivery truck and operate Conestoga cover
    • Deliver and pick up at various vendor facilities in Western New York region
    • Interpret and carry out verbal instructions from designated persons or supervisors
    • Ability to meet the company’s standards for safety, quality and quantity of work

    Material Handler Warehouse (Material Control) Essential Minimum Physical Demand Job Requirements:

    With physical demand characteristics attached:

    Postural

    • Standing Continuously
    • Walking Frequently
    • Standing bent forward Frequently

    Dexterity

    • Average grip strength Frequently
    • Average pinch strength Frequently
    • Average hand coordination Frequently

    Agility-Material Handling

    • Lifting boxes up to 50# Frequently
    • Carrying boxes weighting up to 40# and carrying up to 50’
    • Lifting greater then 50# two person lift or mechanical lift.

    Material Handler Warehouse (Material Control) Skills and Specifications

    • Must be able to safely work with power tools
    • Must be able to follow directions and read instructions
    • Good math skills, able to read a tape measure and take accurate measurements

    For the full functional job description, please DOWNLOAD THIS PDF


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