Our client is a privately-owned, multinational leader in the frozen food industry. We are seeking an Electronic Technician for their rapidly expanding facility in Idaho.
This facility is going through rapid capital changes and they have an immediate need for a career oriented Electronic Technician. The primary responsibility of the Electronics Technician will work with and assist others with the installation, repair, and troubleshooting of electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment. Rural location with access to world class outdoor activities.
Discusses layout, installation procedures and problems with Electrical Supervisor, Maintenance Manager, Engineering Manager, and Vendor Electricians.
Draws sketches to clarify design details and functional criteria of electronic units.
Recommends changes in circuitry or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance.
Sets up standard test apparatus or devises. Tests equipment and circuitry to conduct functional, operational, environmental, and life tests to evaluate performance and reliability of prototype or production model.
Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment using OEM documentation.
Tests, troubleshoots, and replaces malfunctioning transformers, electrical motors, lighting fixtures and circuits, and faulty electrical/electronic components with use of schematics and operators to resolve issues.
Replaces electrical motor bearings and wires electric motors.
Uses programmable controllers to operate automated machinery, to test for malfunctions, and to verify repairs.
Performs programming on all RS platforms.
Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in buildings following guidelines and requirements of the National Electric Code.
Documentation of work which may result in changes to parameters, circuits, components, configuration, or orientation of an electrical/electronic device for future reference by self and others.
Owns proper tools for the job as specified by the company.
Operates the forklift and scissor-lift as needed.
Attends and participates in all annual, departmental, and job specific required training and monthly informational meetings.
Understands and adheres to the concepts and techniques of the quality process in order to ensure a quality operation.
Completion of one year toward an Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to perform trouble shooting and basic programming on Allen-Bradley PLCs, and have working experience with HMI systems.
Working knowledge of test equipment. Including oscilloscope, digital test meters, insulation testers, hand held programmers, and 4 to 20 ma source meters.
Strong computer background including PC hardware, experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Windows
Must possess the ability to read and understand schematics, utilize PC and PLC for diagnostics and troubleshooting; have experience with AC/DC voltages ranging from 5 to 480 volts; have experience with electrical wiring in accordance with the National Electric Code; experience with Instrumentation, motor and process controls (Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems); and experience with repairing and maintaining mechanical equipment
Market attractive hourly plus bonus, excellent health benefits.
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