CONTROLS TECHNICIAN

Maintenance Souderton, Pennsylvania


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

GENERAL SUMMARYControls Technician

1st and 2nd shift available

This position will be responsible for support and maintenance of all controls/computer/scales equipment including PLC, HMI and controllers at assigned locations.  Also will assist contractors with new equipment and equipment upgrades.

 POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support and manage all controls components including PLC racks, HMI’s, controllers and computer systems at assigned location.
  • Fundamental understanding of Rockwell Software and Allen Bradley components.
  • Work with end users and propose new hardware and software solutions to support the business.
  • Test all hardware and software modifications before they are introduced into production.
  • Support and manage all scale equipment.
  • Support and manage all camera systems.
  • Provide support for electrical and mechanical departments.
  • Provide hardware and network support for “Production Floor” computer systems.
  • Perform related tasks as required.
  • Must be able to push heavy carts and lift 50 lbs.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Three years related experience.
  • Must have knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Must have knowledge of PLC Control Systems and Software.
  • Must have knowledge of Network cabling and connectivity.
  • Ability to troubleshoot controls and low voltage systems.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Must have strong customer support abilities.
  • Must be willing to work in a plant/industrial environment.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: Associates degree or two years of college coursework within specific subject related to position functions.

JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

                      EOE/M/F/V/Disabled