Automated Controls Technician

3M Companies Brookings , SD 57007

Posted 1 week ago

At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives. With $32 billion in sales, our 91,000 employees connect with customers all around the world.
3M has a long-standing reputation as a company committed to innovation. We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking, and take risks on new ideas.

Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.

Job Description:
3M is seeking Automated Controls Technician Technician, located in Brookings, SD. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The Automated Controls Technician will be responsible for maintenance of production converting, assembly and packaging equipment; troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, installation and start-up of new equipment. The position will require working with engineering and production personnel during the troubleshooting, modification and repair of plant equipment, utilities and processes.

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

Primary Responsibilities Automated Controls Technician position will be responsible for but not limited to the following specific duties:

  • Perform routine preventive and corrective maintenance on equipment such as, but not limited to: AC/DC drives and motors, programmable logic controllers, process controllers, stepper & servo motors and controllers, fire protection equipment, hydraulic and pneumatic devices, and plant support equipment.

  • Comply with all plant/department safety rules/policies while on 3M property and in the performance of this job

  • Read and interpret blueprints, electrical schematics, sketches, vendor drawings and manuals in the performance of this job

  • Provide updates to documentation when required

  • Ability to transcribe ideas to print or sketch

  • Utilize Plant Engineering Maintenance Management software to document maintenance activities such as time charged, parts used, conditions found and repairs completed

  • Work with engineering and production personnel during the troubleshooting, modification, fabrication and repair of plant equipment, utilities and processes

  • Provide technical recommendations regarding improvement and optimization of plant equipment, utilities and processes

  • Fabrication of parts or control systems as necessary

This position will require:

  • Working overtime

  • Weekend work

  • Working on holidays as needed

  • Working rotating shifts

  • Obtaining and maintaining an Apprentice Electrical License

This position may require working:

  • Short notice shift coverage

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess, or in the last 12 months of pursing, a two-year Associates degree in a maintenance field OR possess a High School Diploma/GED and a minimum of 5 years of experience in Electro-Mechanics, Mechatronics Technology, Automation Controls/SCADA or Robotics.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in a Technical discipline such as Automation Controls/SCADA or Robotics

  • PLC programming experience

  • Industrial motor drive controls troubleshooting experience

  • Experience working with electrical equipment

  • Industrial maintenance experience

  • Experience troubleshooting and problem solving in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to work independently or with teams

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to operate, maintain, and repair tools and equipment

Relocation: Is not authorized

Location: Brookings, SD

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M elected testing as a part of the selection process.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

Brookings, SD, is a tremendous place to live, work, and play. Our community offers an incredible cultural experience, abundant recreational amenities, sporting events, including NCAA Division I athletics, and a vibrant entertainment scene. Brookings is the home to South Dakota's largest university, South Dakota State University (SDSU), and an excellent K-12 public education system. State-of-the-art healthcare, a great variety of stores and restaurants and proximity to metro areas combine to create the opportunity to enjoy an active lifestyle in a rural setting. Brookings is consistently ranked as a top place to live. Recent accolades include: #1 Best Place to Live in S.D., #25 Best City for Entrepreneurs, #2 Best School District in S.D., Top 10 Best Small Towns in America, Safest College Town in America, and the Top 25 Safest Cities in America. Learn more about Brookings by visiting www.LiveInBrookings.com.

Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.
3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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