Industrial Electrician & Service Technician

Industrial Electrician & Service Technician

     Ground Support Equipment


At Carolina GSE, we support the global aviation industry through ground support equipment, avionics, consumables, service and repair solutions. Our team of talented, motivated and passionate individuals strive to offer exceptional service and support to our customers and manufacturing partners. Based in eastern North Carolina with its headquarters and sales office in Greenville and its service and distribution center in New Bern, CGSE is committed to building an inclusive environment in which everyone, regardless of gender, race, religion, age, or background, can do their best work and succeed.


Carolina GSE seeks an experienced Industrial Electrician and Service Technician for our New Bern, NC facility to support our mission of providing exceptional customer service through the service and repair of a variety of aviation ground support equipment. This is a unique, challenging and rewarding position working alongside a skilled and diverse team in a dynamic, fast-paced and supportive environment that is responsible for the successful completion of repairs of various types of aviation GSE, including, but not limited to rectifiers, generators, hydraulic and automotive style equipment.


Key Job Duties:

Industrial Electrician and Service Technician will support Carolina GSE customers through accurate mechanical work from start-to-finish, including preventative maintenance, light and heavy repairs on equipment; basic inspections on newly received equipment; diagnosing and repairing engine mechanical issues (Diesel, gas, and LP); troubleshooting hydraulic systems, rewiring equipment to different input voltages, inspecting equipment and components, adapting newer components to older equipment, ability to work with AC single phase, AC three phase low and high voltage and DC voltage; ordering parts needed and overhauling equipment.  The ability to help customers over the phone on how to use or fix any issues they are having, all of which may require occasional day or overnight travel to customer facilities for off-site repair services.


Industrial Electrician and Service Technician will support their Carolina GSE colleagues in all departments when needed, including assisting with the shipping process by building pallets and crates for equipment, assisting with inventory and stock records, and partnering with our sales and service teams to offer exceptional customer service and to assist with special projects.


Industrial Electrician and Service Technician will safely operate heavy machinery including forklifts, pickup trucks, tools and equipment.  In addition, you must be able to use wire cutters, crimps, multi meters, amp meters, soldering guns, load bank testing equipment and scopes. 


Industrial Electrician and Service Technician will contribute to Carolina GSE’s exceptional team by performing work accurately; receiving ongoing training in-house or at a CGSE manufacturing partner facility to ensure best practices, learning new skills, receiving necessary certifications and maintaining industry standards; maintaining the required level of productivity; maintaining a clean and organized work environment; demonstrating confidence in a business setting; and to consider and communicate new ideas and service techniques to enhance customer experiences.



  • High school diploma/GED and/or vocational/trade school training.
  • Previous GSE experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of gas and diesel engines along with hydraulic and electrical systems.
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Proficient in computer applications, including the use of tablets.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work without close supervision.
  • Ability to work from verbal and written instructions.
  • Be able to assist with lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Forklift operator certificate recommended.
  • Valid driver’s license.


Background Check and Drug Screening:

All job offers will be contingent upon successful completion of a background check. In addition, Carolina GSE is a Drug Free Workplace where post-offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.


Our Offer to You:

Competitive pay rate based on skills and experience.

Medical benefits and retirement after 90 days.

Standard business working hours – 8 hour days / 5 days a week.

Paid vacation time and specific holidays after 90 days.

The job offer will be contingent on passing a background check and drug screening.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Equal Employment Opportunity is both a fundamental principle and a core value of Carolina GSE. Employment at Carolina GSE is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination due to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws - which is reflected in all of Carolina GSE’s policies regarding hiring, training, promotions, transfers, salaries, and other forms of compensation.

Carolina GSE is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call (252) 585-4553 or email and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.



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Carolina GSE

430 Executive Parkway; New Bern, NC. 28562
2408 Charles Blvd; Greenville, NC. 27858
New Bern, North Carolina, United States, 28562
252-565-0288. X144

Carolina GSE is your worldwide supplier & repair facility of aircraft ground support equipment, avionics test equipment, parts, and consumables.

Job Information

Date Posted


Job Type

Full Time

Career Level



Industrial Electrician



New Bern, North Carolina,
United States