2nd Shift MULTI-CRAFT AUTOMATION/ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR

Maintenance Souderton, Pennsylvania


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

 

2nd Shift MULTI-CRAFT AUTOMATION/ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR

 

Description:

 

The Multicraft Electronic Technician (MET) will be responsible for project, maintenance reliability of PLC systems and all electrical work throughout the facility involving all levels of voltage within a food processing environment and will be responsible for the repair and installation of electronics/controls function at the facility

 

Responsibilities:

  • Design, specify, start, validate, monitor, and troubleshoot electronic control systems including PLC logic, HMI, electrical drives, relay logic and motor controls.
  • Work cross-functionally with other departments and across other engineering disciplines to design and detail industrial processes, motor controls, instrumentation, and power systems that meet business requirements.
  • Program, troubleshoot, and configure Allen Bradley (Rockwell) PLC/HMI control systems
  • Detail control strategy for process areas, communicate, educate, and train technicians and managers on processes, equipment, and standards.
  • Problem-solve in processes and/or design issues by applying controls
  • Converse with contractors from a project management standpoint on the installation and commissioning of electronic control systems and related electrical maintenance.
  • Must have a working knowledge of scale controller setup and adjustment
  • Must have a working knowledge of all voltage ranges
  • Must have the ability to setup, maintain, install, troubleshoot, and repair all control systems as well as line voltage systems
  • Must be able to use manufacturer technical support as a troubleshooting tool to solve complicated issues
  • Must be able to read and follow electrical schematics to both troubleshoot and install equipment
  • Reports directly to Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Ownership of: Electrical safety and maintenance throughout the facility, lighting throughout the facility, cleanliness, neatness, and order of the electrical material storage area
  • Assist with other aspects of the maintenance department when needed
  • Assist refrigeration and maintenance technicians with mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and repairs as needed or as directed by maintenance leadership
  • Other duties as assigned

 

 Capabilities/Qualifications:

  • Associates or Bachelors of Science in Electronic Engineering preferred
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours based on facility needs for commissioning and uploading
  • Demonstrate problem solving ability with root analysis (RCA) required
  • Able to lead problem solving and troubleshooting efforts associated with high-level process issues.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Good planning and priority setting skills.
  • Safety Minded
  • May be required to work long hours and weekends

 

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

 

  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds
    Ability to work 12 hour shifts is required
  • Frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.
  • Office and plant setting. The plant environment will include wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), extreme cold (non-weather related), working near moving mechanical parts.
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can be loud when in the production area.