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I/E Technician Job


Geneseo, NY, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Maintenance
Posting Date:  Jul 6, 2021

Responsible for the service, calibration, installation and testing of all instrumentation, including PLC software and hardware.

  • Effectively troubleshoot electrical, instrument and mechanical problems in the field.
  • Supervises outside contractor/technicians performing in-plant control system repairs/upgrades.
  • Understand, execute and follow all life critical procedures in the execution of maintenance activities.
  • Implements control system improvements that ensure manufacturing, construction, installation and operational testing conform to functional specifications, regulatory safety standards and user requirements.
  • Executes program changes to process PLCs at the direction of qualified engineers.
  • Assist with LAN troubleshooting as required
  • Repairs, installs and services all plant equipment 480V and below.
  • Executes all tasks necessary as assigned to support plant operations
  • Tests all work for proper operation prior to turnover to production.
  • Provides feedback to supervision pertaining to out of calibration instrumentation and any abnormal equipment observations
  • Maintains a clean, organized shop and clean design practices during day to day work activities.
  • Follows planning/ scheduling protocols for the completion and documentation of work order status

Maintains proficiencies in the following areas:

  • Reading and understanding PIDs, electrical prints, equipment drawings and PLC ladder logic and control loop drawings.
  • General PC network interfacing and LAN troubleshooting
  • General instrumentation, electronic and pneumatic
  • Electrical power, conduit and electrical wiring installation for hazardous and non hazardous installation
  • General troubleshooting
  • General mechanical - assists in the repair of equipment as needed

Qualification/Experience Required

  • Associates degree in electronics or equivalent technician training
  • 5 years of experience in electrical and controls in manufacturing environment.
  • 5 years of experience in calibrating, testing and troubleshooting both pneumatic and electronic instruments.
  • Familiarity with flow meters, RTD’s, pressure, Ultrasonic and radar level instruments.
  • Working knowledge of PLC programming and ladder logic
  • Basic skills in MS Office; knowledge of SAP preferred
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work at significant heights
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds; both to carry and to lift overhead.
  • Must be able to wear a respirator and enter confined spaces

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