Apply electrical and electronic theory and related knowledge to design, build, repair, calibrate, and/or modify electrical components, circuitry, controls and machinery.
Review equipment for electrical and electronic controls and recommend action to implement.
Assist in upgrading equipment
Develop control-wiring schematics and maintain files.
Provide PC and PLC training for maintenance employees.
Review product improvement ideas and recommend action to implement them.
Maintain all electrical and electrical upgrades on software and in hard copy in an orderly manner.
Maintain back-up files for all PLC and Robotic programs in an orderly manner.
Define production process parameters to ensure products meet customer specifications.
Implement production processes with continuous improvement.
Create documentation for production support and data collection.
Create and update PFMEA as applicable.
Develop training programs and materials for production Team Leaders, Technicians, and Operators.
Coordinate safety efforts with Safety Representative.
Select vendors for equipment and production materials.
Develop and issue criteria to vendors for items supplied.
Recommend stock items and quantities for equipment spare parts and production materials.
Recommend preventative maintenance items and schedules for equipment.
Initiate work orders for equipment problems.
Responsible for support of environmental, health, and safety issues in manufacturing area, in conjunction with Environmental Representative. .
Establish safety rules and guidelines in conjunction with EHS Manager.
Participate in the planning of personnel safety and protection activities consistent with OSHA/IOSHA and all regulatory agency standards and guidelines and ensure all reporting associates are trained and comply.
Support IATF-16949 and ISO-14001 initiatives.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
Five years related experience as a controls engineer in a manufacturing environment.
Trouble-shoot and program robotics, PLC’s, and electronics with automated equipment or machinery.