Job Description

Automation Tech - Closed Die Forging  (#7556) - Texas
Industry: Forging

New forging cells and automation will bring technological advances that include the use of robots, integrated safety systems, industrial networking and equipment integration.

Description:

 

This key position will help transition the Maintenance Department to a proactive organization that will help facilitate a smooth startup of the new equipment and provide maintenance support on an on‐going basis for the facility.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential)
1. Create, guide, and maintain all maintenance activities related to any and all plant automation, including equipment and networks.*
2. Monitor and oversee preventive and predictive maintenance related to electrical and automated systems.*
3. Oversee documentation and drawings related to equipment controls, automation networking, plant electrical, etc.
4. Oversee robot technicians (dotted line) and develop standard procedures for maintenance and servicing of automated equipment.*
5. Support operations by being active and involved in daily problem solving as well as developing projects as a result of the problem solving.*
6. Manage contractors related to automation and electrical preventive maintenance and repair.*
7. Oversee equipment updates and repair related to automation and electrical controls.*
8. Work on other projects as assigned.*

Job Specifications (Work Experience, Skills, Abilities, etc.)
 Minimum 10 years’ experience required within a progressive maintenance role or Bachelor’s degree required in an engineering field of study with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience. Trade / vocational education preferred.

- Experience in heavy lifting industry preferred.
- Proven ability working with Lean manufacturing principles.
- Good planning and project management skills required.
- Good computer skills required, with experience using AutoCAD and/or Solid Works, in addition to various programmable logic controller platforms.
- Microsoft Office skills required.
- Programming skills required for respective equipment.
- Good numerical aptitude required.
- Must be a team player, flexible, adaptable with good coaching/mentoring ability.
- Must have desire to learn and a trainable attitude.

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