Festo is an independent family business with over 20,000 employees worldwide, and our growing Mason, OH manufacturing facility is the place where our ideas are brought to life as the world’s leading manufacturer of automation technology. From employees who give our inventive spirit a face full of energy, and because we have the utmost respect for so much commitment, it goes without saying that we offer a working environment full of innovative strength and security. Which you can always count on.

Apply now and discover the working world of Festo and acquire valuable and practical experience!

Technician - Electric/Control Panel Builder

Summary of job contents

Assembly of electrical components and complex wiring layouts into an Enclosure


Key accountabilities

  • Assembles and lay out components on a system according to the design specifications.
  • Wires and routes cable harnesses in an electrical cabinet as per the wiring schematic.
  • Hand wiring may be required in some cabinets
  • Verifies and troubleshoots panel boards using a multi-meter to verify continuity.
  • Uses various hand tools, torque tools, screwdrivers, crimpers, cutters and wire strippers
  • Fastens parts together with bolts, screws, rivets or other fasteners.
  • Ability to keep performance standards at a high level.  Performance is "work quality and quantity, attitude, ability to work as a team member and communicating in a positive manner".
  • Communicate with the Engineers to clarify any issues or relay any corrections or changes to the electrical design.
  • Responsible for updating shop folder with assembly and test data.
  • Maintains, organizes, and cleans work area compliant with 5S Standards.
  • Overtime may be required for short term or long term duration, as business needs mandate.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities may be assigned as required.


Knowledge and Experience 

  • Aptitude to read schematics and blueprints required.
  • Electrical / Panel Building experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated mechanical ability
  • Prior experience in a "technician" role.
  • Possess good communication skills and an ability to adapt to changing situations
  • Ability to perform job to safety, quality and delivery expectations
  • Attention to Detail


Festo Corporation offers a robust benefits package, which is designed to help employees and their dependents stay healthy, feel secure and maintain a work/life balance. This is just one way we strive to provide employees with a rewarding workplace. As an effort to keep pace with healthcare trends, Festo Corporation is committed to providing a comprehensive benefits package to its employees which includes...Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Programs, Short-term and Long-term disability, 401k, Pet Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid time off, Educational assistance and many more.


4 weeks' vacation


Festo is an equal opportunity employer.  We believe that the best way to attract and retain a diverse workforce is to encourage a culture of inclusion within our organization.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Company:  Festo Corporation

Mason, US, 45039

We look forward to your application!

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati