We are looking for an experienced Automation Technician!
Creates, modifies and has the ability to troubleshoot PLC and HMI programs.
Commissions and Tunes basic variable frequency, vector, and servo drives and is able to integrate drives into the PLC and HMI.
Performs electrical and controls layouts, updates and creates electrical drawings in CAD or other electrical drawing software.
Understands and follows all safety regulations and actively participates in plant safety programs.
Identifies parts needed for electrical maintenance and improvement projects coordinates the procurement through the plant stock room.
Tests equipment for safety, performance, and efficiency. Uses electrical hand tools and/or voltage or amperage measuring and recording devices. Selects, installs, configures and calibrates instruments and devices.
Trains maintenance and operations on new systems and updates LOTO and SOP information.
Maintains a clean work area.
Works overtime, nights and weekends (less than 5%) as required.
High school diploma or GED required.
Proficient project management skills, basic electrical theory, and troubleshooting techniques.
3 years industrial troubleshooting experience on advanced control systems (drives, PLC , HMI, instrumentation and process.) preferred.
5 yrs. experience with Siemens PLC, Drive, Wonderware HMI, and instrumentation background (or 7 years’ experience without) preferred.