• Technician - Controls Jobs in United States Of America - 25053917

  • ZF GROUP
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 2 - 5 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Responsibilities
The Technician - Controls is responsible for providing technical analysis and expertise in the optimized maintenance of shop floor PCs/PLCs related hardware, software and applications, in order to ensure the reliability and availability of manufacturing equipment This position serves as an internal consultant to the maintenance
Department, across all areas for maintaining production equipment during start-ups, breakdowns, and continuous improvement activities on electrical/controls process issues

Position Responsibilities
Identify deficiencies in equipment from operation and original design to force equipment failure; serve as an internal consultant for issues related to maintenance controls in troubleshooting

Develop solutions and ensure the completion of long-term elimination of controls deficiencies; develop alternatives for controls equipment replacement, upgrade or program revisions that improve equipment performance, and overall equipment reliability

Knowledge concepts for the network (eg Ethernet, Profibus, etc)

Modify programming improvements and controls systems involving PLCs and PCs

Provide technical guidance and expertise in the modification of hardware, software, electrical and power transmission control systems to improve safety, reliability, throughput, costs of ownership and operational readiness of manufacturing equipment

Work with customer and/or internal manufacturing engineering teams on improvements to manufacturing equipment controls

Respond to the needs and questions of shop floor users concerning their access and use of shopflor PLC applications, applications issues and training needs

Communicate and provides technical clarification of issues and solutions to both maintenance and non-maintenance personnel in the function, operation, troubleshooting and repair of manufacturing equipment controls

Respond to the needs and questions of shop floor users concerning their access and use of shop floor PLC applications, applications issues and training needs

Update program backup files and associated documentation to support overall maintenance operations

Plan, design and select technical solutions for planned and corrective actions or continuous improvements

Ensure maximum up-time on all manufacturing equipment to include but not limited to machining, heat treat, assembly equipment, shop equipment, ASRS and facilities

Participate in continuous improvement programs and provide support to the team efforts

Maintain professional technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, formal training, reviewing professional publications, establishing and expanding professional networks, and participating in professional societies

Comply with all TS16949 policies procedures

Perform other duties as assigned

Essential Skills Experience

High school diploma or GED equivalent & 2 -5 years of related experience

2 years demonstrated experience in electrical engineering, control system design and installation utilizing PLCs ladder logic, variable frequency drives and servo control systems

Experience in Automotive manufacturing and assembly

Automation / robotics exposure, with Kuka robotics a plus

Working knowledge of vision systems

Working knowledge of DC torque fastening systems, with Atlas Copco technology a plus

Candidate must be flexible to work extended hours and varying shifts

Experience with supporting plant floor systems and applicationsExperience in Basic Scripting

Ability to read logic/flow diagrams for program design, programming simulation, testing and start-up

Ability to read drawing/prints (i e CAD)- in both electrical and mechanical - in DIN/ISO standard format (in metrics)

Ability to analyze blueprints and use mathematics to evaluate/understand complex machine drawings

Ability to understand/edit PLC programs for machine and process applications(WINCC)

Proficient with Microsoft Office
Requirements

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Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Manufacturing/Industrial
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 10th May 2020

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