Cloutera Control Systems Technician in Trenton, Michigan

Control Systems TechnicianTrenton, MI

The Control Systems Technician will be working within a 24x7 warehouse/logistics environment providing operations and maintenance services to controls, focusing on equipment troubleshooting and maintaining material handling equipment such as conveyors, sortation systems, scanners, cameras, print and apply systems, scales, HMI systems, and control cabinets.

Responsibilities will include  Maintain material handling control systems, including PLC/PC controllers and industrial networks such as Ethernet, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus, motor control systems, servo drives, frequency drives, and electrical distribution systems.  Monitor MHE metrics and partner with facilities/operations for system performance issues.  Utilize FC System Assessment reports to improve material handling system performance through maintaining and repairing identified deficiencies.  Utilize FC network support resources for guidance and assistance, and provide assistance to peers, as needed.  Communicate technical issues to Facilities and Operations management.

Physical Demands:

 Repetitive bending, crouching, kneeling, reaching, twisting, sitting, standing, and walking  Lifting parts and tools weighing on average 20 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 80 pounds  Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals) manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)  Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces

Basic Qualifications:  Associates degree in electronic technology or related field or equivalent experience  Ability to identify, maintain and troubleshoot AB RS LOGIX 5000 PLC's and PLC components  Ability to identify and maintain Robotics system components  Ability to identify, maintain, and troubleshoot HMI components  Ability to identify, maintain, and troubleshoot control network components  Ability to identify, maintain, and troubleshoot Motor Controls including motor starters, Variable Frequency Drives, DC drives, and standard electrical components.  Industrial electrical hands-on experience and troubleshooting, including 480V 3-phase, 110 VAC, and 24VDC systems  Understand concepts of Warehouse Management System Software including Warehouse control systems  Reasoning, analytical and problem solving skills  Ability to interpret drawings both mechanical and electrical

 Ability to identify, maintain, and utilize SCADA systems and KPI's  Ability to train others with lesser skills  Ability to access all levels and areas of the facility  Ability to interpret and understand policies and procedures and relate them to others Preferred Qualifications:  Systems controls knowledge or programming experience  Field service engineering experience  Systems trainer or training experience  Experience supporting a wide range of different conveyors and sortation systems  Experience with advanced automation controls systems  Experience with industrial robotics  Experience with ASRS systems  Project management experience

Operation Support & Customer Service:

 Promoting and conduct good housekeeping practices  Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric  Flexibility with work hours and days. (7 days a week operation, including holidays)  Dedicated to supporting production by working in a safe, customer focused manner. Must be highly self-motivated.

ABOUT CLOUTERA

Cloutera is a recruiting firm that provides corporate recruiting and sourcing support for organizations seeking permanent employees in manufacturing and logistics. Cloutera partners with and works side by side (sometimes onsite) with our clients as an extension of their internal recruitment teams in support of their permanent staffing efforts. We are dedicating to ensuring great candidate experiences and strive to support candidates throughout the process.

MORE ABOUT THE POSITION

We are seeking a Controls Systems Technician who will be working within a 24x7 warehouse/logistics environment providing operations and maintenance services to controls, focusing on equipment troubleshooting and maintaining material handling equipment such as conveyors, sortation systems, scanners, cameras, print and apply systems, scales, HMI systems, and control cabinets. Other responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining material handling control systems, including PLC/PC controllers and industrial networks such as Ethernet, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus, motor control systems, servo drives, frequency drives, and electrical distribution systems.

  • Monitoring MHE metrics and partner with facilities/operations for system performance issues.

  • Utilizing FC System Assessment reports to improve material handling system performance through maintaining and repairing identified deficiencies. In addition utilizing FC network support resources for guidance and assistance, and provide assistance to peers, as needed.

  • Communicating technical issues to Facilities and Operations management.

This position is located inDetroit, MI ina 24x7 warehouse/logistics environment. Excellent benefits are provided with day and night shifts available. Pay rate varies dependent on shift and there are good opportunities to advance.

The physical demands on the job will include:

  • Repetitive bending, crouching, kneeling, reaching, twisting, sitting, standing, and walking

  • Lifting parts and tools weighing on average 20 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 80 pounds

  • Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals) manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)

  • Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Associates degree in electronic technology or related field or equivalent experience

  • Ability to identify, maintain and troubleshoot AB RS LOGIX 5000 PLC's and PLC components. Systems controls knowledge or programming experience desired. Experience with advanced automation controls systems desired.

  • Ability to identify and maintain Robotics system components. Experience with industrial robotics preferred.

  • Identify, maintain, and troubleshoot HMI components, control network components, motor controls including motor starters, Variable Frequency Drives, DC drives, and standard electrical components.

  • Industrial electrical hands-on experience and troubleshooting, including 480V 3-phase, 110 VAC, and 24VDC systems

  • Understand concepts of Warehouse Management System Software including Warehouse control systems

  • Reasoning, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Interpret drawings both mechanical and electrical

  • Utilize SCADA systems and KPI's

  • The ability to train others. Systems trainer or training experience desired.

HOW TO APPLY

Apply to the link of this posting with an updated resume or via email to cathy@cloutera.com. You can also connect with Cloutera via Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, and find more job opportunities at http://www.cloutera.com/careers/

Cloutera is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any individuals based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, gender identity or expression, national origin genetics, disability status or veteran status. Unfortunately, at this time we are unable to sponsor visa applicants.