Generator Installer

Operations Glenview, Illinois


Abt Electronics has an immediate opening for a Generator Installer. We are a family owned company since 1936 and continue to experience strong growth year after year. We specialize in a variety of products and deliver, install and service everything we sell. As a perennial winner of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplace Award, we are looking for a highly motivated, flexible & friendly Generator Technician to join our team!

Primary duties include deliver & install generators in customer’s homes/businesses in a timely & efficient manner, as well as providing customer education on use of installed products.

  • Perform electrical installations of products sold by Abt in accordance to local code
  • Install generators, transfer switches & electrical panels
  • Run new lines to accommodate new products in homes & businesses


  • Electrician certification is a plus
  • Ability to read schematics & blueprints, run conduit, wire, install devices and troubleshooting
  • Assemble, install, test or maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus or fixtures
  • Pass a DOT physical & drug test
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Able to participate daily in physical labor
  • Be friendly & respectful towards customers and their property
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Problem solving skills

We offer our team members:

  • Yearly performance review
  • Medical/Dental (Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO Network) & Vision (VSP)
  • 401(k) (Charles Schwab) which includes a matching program
  • Life & Disability insurance (Lincoln Financial)
  • Generous Paid Time Off/Sick Pay Program
  • Continued training & career development
  • Employee discounts on all products we sell
  • Performance based bonus programs