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Industrial Controls Technician

Location
Wadsworth, Illinois
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
7 Sep 2022
Fair Oaks Farms, LLC is a supplier of high-quality custom meat products to some of the world's largest and most discerning retail and restaurant companies. 
It takes more than top notch facilities, modern equipment, and innovative technologies to become our customer's most trusted supplier.  It takes people who are committed to our customer's success and who are willing to go the extra mile to get the job done right. 

The industrial controls technician will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairs, upgrades, and documentation of all industrial controls systems throughout the production facility. 

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Provides hands on technical support for automation, servo-motion, PLC's and electrical repairs.
  • Analyzes controls related problems on equipment and provides needed repairs.
  • Develops, maintains and standardizes documentation and software for applicable equipment.
  • Directly supports maintenance team in troubleshooting and training both at the component and programming level.
  • Troubleshoot, investigate and resolve current issues related to any automation concerns.
  • Assists in all required audits and inspections and corrects maintenance deficiencies.
  • Works with outside contractors as necessary to safely perform job to company specifications.
  • Works on special projects assigned by the Director of Engineering and Maintenance Manager
  • Some minor panel building in accordance with engineering drawings.
  • Field wiring of devices on equipment in the shop or on the production floor.
  • Sensor and field device set up.
  • Develop technical SOP's for new and existing equipment under direction of the Maintenance Manager
  • Understanding and ability to work with PLC's
  • Program and troubleshoot drives
  • Troubleshoot and repair motion controls devices
  • Troubleshoot, install and repair motor controls circuits
  • Troubleshoot and repair e-stop circuits

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Details

  • Job Reference: 705872983-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Fair Oaks Foods
  • Location: Wadsworth, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent