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East Penn Mfg. (a manufacturer of Deka Batteries and Accesories), a world class leader in automotive battery manufacturing, is currently explanding and wants you to join our team! Our forward thinking and financially secure, privately held company strongly believes that work should be rewarding, enjoyable and gratifying. Our employees take pride in our company’s excellent safety record and have found a place to call home with East Penn. We are looking for highly motivated; customer focused individuals to join our world class family of employees.

We have immediate openings in Ashland, VA, for Industrial Battery Service Technicians and Industrial Battery Wash Technicians.

We have immediate openings in Roanoke, VA and Tidewater, VA for Industrial Battery Service Technicians.

Our Service Tehcnicians are responsible for communicating and working with maintenance mechanics, electric truck mechanics and service technicians. Must be highly motivated and have good communication skills. Candidate may be requested to work overtime.

At East Penn, our employees are our culture; our employees will always be the heart of the company. We are a private, family-owned enterprise committed to cultivating an atmosphere that honors the contributions of everyone. We want our employees to have long-term careers, and many do. More than 30% of our workforce has over a decade of service.

Our open-door management policy, comprehensive benefits package, annual bonus program for all, and career advancement opportunities are just some of the ways we show our employees how incredibly valued they are.

Positions will include a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, prescription drug, 401-K and profit sharing programs. Don’t miss out on this opportunity of a lifetime. For more information about East Penn Mfg visit www.dekacareers.com.


Industrial Battery Service Technicians

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Record voltage and specific gravity readings on industrial batteries.

Charge and discharge industrial batteries.

Document and calculate percentage readings of batteries.

Replace battery cells, cables, and contacts.

Clean, neutralize, and repaint industrial batteries.

Control and organize stock of new and used industrial batteries and chargers for stock and package for shipment.

Maintain battery and charger parts in a stockroom for use in shop and for resale.

May operate a company van .

*Maintains regular attendance.

*Ability to work mandatory over time.

Performs other duties as requested by Management.

Responsible for producing a high quality product.

Responsible for proper hygiene, housekeeping, and safety practices.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

*These tasks are considered essential elements of the job.

Industrial Wash Technicians

*Dealing with customer complaints and down equipment.

*Cleans, neutralizes, and repaints industrial batteries.

*Treats waste stream created by battery cleaning.

*Documents all services to wash system.

*Delivers and removes system to/from customer site.

*Performs maintenance on industrial batteries, including aspects such as resealing, cable replacement, and cell replacement.

*Uses electrical experience and knowledge to assist service technicians in repair of batteries and chargers.

*Eventually responsible for handling all jobs alone.

*Maintains regular attendance.

*Ability to work mandatory over time.

*Performs other duties as requested by Management.

*Responsible for producing a high quality product.

*Responsible for proper hygiene, housekeeping, and safety practices.

*These tasks are considered essential elements of the job.


SKILLS, Basic Math (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying); COMPUTER SKILLS, Basic Computer Skills, Word, Personal

Computer (PC); REASONING SKILLS, Does troubleshooting and provides potential solutions for problems and communicate ideas,

Ability to evaluate, Ability to resolve discrepancies; MECHANICAL SKILLS, Hand Tools, Power Tools, Ability to operate a torch,

Knowledge of Rigging and lifting, Basic understading of AC and DC electricity; COMMUNICATION SKILLS, Good Telephone Skills,

Ability to communicate with Co‑workers; OTHER NECESSARY SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS, Has a DOT Medical Qualification Card

Requisition ID: 2021-5210

External Company Name: East Penn Manufacturing - Deka Batteries

Street: 10001 Whitesel Road