SCOPE & BASIC FUNCTION:
This position requires a high skill level in many different technical areas, but focuses primarily constructing, maintaining, and tests electrical systems and components on skillfully troubleshooting and repairing electrical/electronic failures of our manufacturing equipment. This person is regularly a part of manufacturing and facilities related teams, both as a participant and occasionally as a facilitator/leader. As such, the expectation is that an individual in this position will: recommend changes and improvements to new and existing manufacturing processes; take a leadership role in ensuring that a safe and compliant workplace environment is maintained; provide input to ensure that converged decisions/solutions will lead to optimized manufacturing processes; take ownership for maximizing uptime in manufacturing processes.
Diagnoses and implements permanent corrective actions to electrical failures of equipment a facilities.
Ensures that all production and facility related equipment is maintained in a state of electrical readiness to respond to customer demand based scheduling requirements.
Is knowledgeable of all equipment and test equipment used to repair electrical and electronic systems.
Investigates faulty electrical operation and makes the necessary repairs in a timely manner.
Troubleshoots production equipment and/or facilities electrical malfunctions in an accurate and timely manner. Restores such equipment to a state of readiness as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
Disassembles, diagnoses and determines the source and/or the extent of electrical trouble.
Performs a variety of tests on electronic components to determine functioning level and capacity.
Repairs or replaces defective parts, components and/or wiring.
Reassembles, tests and calibrates.
Installs properly sized electrical services for new and relocated manufacturing equipment in a safe and compliant manner.
Plans, lays out, constructs, modifies, repairs, and installs new or existing electrical or electronic components, instruments, or equipment.
Maintains a reasonable inventory of commonly required, relatively low cost, electrical parts to facilitate common electrical repairs.
Maintains neat and orderly work areas, wherever duties are performed.
Works in a safe manner and insures the safety of others by sharing safety knowledge and practices.
Experienced in application of PLC's to control machine operations, and PLC ladder logic programming.
HS Diploma or GED required.
A thorough understanding of basic math skills is required.
Proficiency/expertise with electrical/electronic measurement tools, is required.
The ability to read and interpret electrical schematics and engineering drawings, is essential.
Experience designing and building electrical circuits and controls.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of DeWolff, Boberg & Associates is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. DB&A hires and promotes individuals solely based on their qualifications for the job to be filled.
DB&A believes that all employees should be provided with a working environment which enables each team member to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.
We expect and require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.
Dewolff Boberg & Associates