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Controls Technician

United States - MI - Grand Rapids

Job Description

 

1. Diagnose and resolve causes of
electrical and mechanical malfunctions on all equipment

2. Assist the maintenance department
in installing new electronic/electrical control equipment and making it
operational

3. Develop engineering
specifications for electrical control systems and equipment modifications

4. Provide technical support to the
maintenance department when required; Plan, direct and record periodic
electrical analysis on the production equipment

5. Recommend and initiate
modifications or replacement of equipment which fail to meet operating
standards

6. Provide training for the
maintenance department on the operation and diagnostics of the machine controls
and motor controllers

7. Research and implement cost
effective upgrades to the equipment and facilities

8. Research and implement the most cost-effective
replacement of electrical control parts

9. Provide technical support (as
needed) for the office computers and computer systems

10. Keep updated electrical drawings
and schematics on all production and plant equipment. Maintain master backups
for all machine programs

11. Recommend the electrical spare
parts inventory for all new and existing production equipment to insure maximum
machine utilization

12. Keep abreast with the latest in
control technology

13. Develop programming and provide
support for Programmable Logic Controllers, robots and Panel Views to maximize
both quality and production

14. Develop new and support old
programming using RSLogix 5000, RSLogix 500, RSView Studio, RSSQL, RSNetWorx

15. This job description in no way
states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this
employee. The employee is expected to perform other duties necessary for the
effective operation of the department and/or facility

16. Enforce safety rules daily

17. Actively intervene to correct
recognized unsafe actions and conditions

18. Conduct daily observations of
PPE use and safe work practices adherence and coach employees as needed.

19. Ensure that all accidents including
first aid are reported.

20. Follow all safety guidelines
established by this facility on a daily basis. Noncompliance to the safety
policy will result in disciplinary action and/or termination

Your Qualifications

Bachelor degree in Engineering
(preferably Electrical) or Associates Degree with equivalent
experience/training Computer systems, PCs
and software including AutoCad, Programming and troubleshooting of PLCs, drives
and robotic systemsWorking knowledge of Mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic
systems Control systems design, troubleshooting and installationMan Machine
Interface programming

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Published: 06/20/2019
Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
Location: United States - MI - Grand Rapids
REQ. NO.: 19001584
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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