Controls Mechanic

Job Description: 

Responsible for electronic control equipment and apparatus as associated with automated machine tools, servo-mechanism, etc., of complex and involved design requiring broad technical knowledge of electro-mechanical principles and equipment design plus specialized skills and techniques.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Work closely with engineers and mechanics on the installation of new equipment or the change-over of plant layout requirement the movement of machines and control equipment
• Wire machinery
• Program machinery using various software programs to automate the machines
• Assemble enclosures and panels
• Read electrical schematics and other documents to diagnose and repair machinery and equipment
• Diagnose & Troubleshoot machinery and equipment, make needed repairs
• Communicate with co-workers and others to carry out job duties
• Various other duties as required by the department

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

High School Diploma or equivalent, plus formal training leading to Electrician status in Machine Repair and/or equivalent on the job experience

Eight+ years of experience

Software programming (Versa Pro, Cimplicity, RS Logic 500 & 5000, AutoCad, Factory Talk View, Panel Builder, Servox, Logic Master 90, Quick Designer & Motion Pro)
Advanced equipment troubleshooting skills
Experience with Fanuc and/or Motoman Robots
Knowledge of ISO/TS16949
Operate manual and electronic micrometers, calipers, and gages, grinding machines and drill presses
Ability to operate multimeters, hole knockouts, switch testers, solder stations, amp probes, engraves, and electric drills
Knowledge of cutting, calculating speeds and feeds, machine setup, blueprint reading, and electrical schematic reading
Knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, electrical and hydraulic systems sufficient to diagnose and repair machines
Communication skills to communicate and interact with all levels of employees
Computer skills and math skills sufficient to perform department related tasks are required

Work Environment
Working environment and physical requirements of this position are those typical of an office setting and manufacturing environment.

Eric Saarela
Sr. Technical Recruiter
586-772-6452 x 140