Responsible for providing electrical support including but not limited to, programming of PLC's from multiple manufacturers (AB, Bosch-Rexroth, Omron), electrical and program troubleshooting, and limited project support for manufacturing daily operations and improvements associated with the manufacturing systems at Rockline's Booneville Facility.
Work safely and in accordance with facility safety guidelines and procedures.
Work directly with and provide daily process support to the Operations Team and HPOT teams.
Provide technical support for troubleshooting equipment and process related issues as well as continuous improvement of converting processes and equipment. This includes, but is not limited to plant electrical distribution systems, equipment or process control systems, electrical circuits, motors and drives.
Facilitate the procurement and or development of equipment and process documentation necessary to support the manufacturing operations.
Troubleshoot equipment problems and determine causes in order to implement necessary repair up to and including program modification.
Must be flexible in work schedule to support equipment downs or to provide backup shift coverage support on an as needed basis.
Keeps immediate supervisor informed of important matters which must be handled at that level, with particular emphasis on critical incidents related to employee safety, security, union activity.
Contributes to a cooperative working effort by demonstrating a willingness to perform other job-related work, as needed or requested.
Decision-making and authority is exercised with good judgment, recognizing when others must be involved.
Shows initiative in gaining and maintaining the skills, abilities, and knowledge required to perform this position in at least a fully-qualified and satisfactory manner.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
Minimum of an AS Electronics Technology, a 2 year electronics training program, or equivalent plus 1-2 years experience with automation and controls equipment including but not limited to AB Control Logix and at least one other controls platform. Must understand the basics of PLC ladder logic, HMI and Vision system programming. Knowledge of robotic programming, 24VDC systems and the ability to make minor modifications to control systems (timers, counters, constants, etc.) preferred.
Must be able to communicate face-to-face and over the phone
Occasional lifting up to 50 lbs.
Frequent standing, bending, twisting, kneeling, climbing, pushing/pulling and reaching, as well as occasional sitting.
Work environment includes occasional noise >85db, hot and cold temperatures and some fumes/odors.
Ability to work on ladders and at heights required for the installation of equipment.
Requires ability to read write, calculate, interact socially, and reason.
Requires good visual acuity with depth perception and color vision.