Controls Technician

  • location: Pennsauken, NJ
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $62,400 - $72,800 per year
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Controls Technician

Permanent position: A Food and Beverage company that specializes in aseptic processing & packaging of beverage products located in Pensauken, NJ is looking for Controls Technicians. They have recently updated their facility with brand new cold fill & aseptic processing lines and need technicians with a background in PLC programming (Allen Bradley), trouble-shoot, and do Maintenance and equipment modifications. The Controls Technician will be actively involved in the support of Safety. Quality and Good Manufacturing Practices and Preventive Maintenance programs. 1st and 3rd shift available. 2/2/3 scheduling. Apply today Position Summary: This role requires strong electrical and PLC troubleshooting aptitude. The Controls Technician will be actively involved in the support of Safety. Quality and Good Manufacturing Practices and Preventive Maintenance programs . They have 1st and 3rd shift positions open

Responsibilities for the Controls Technician
  • Reliability resource for electrical, mechanical & process control systems within the plant; Performs routine & emergency/demand repairs to all production machinery plus repairs to facility/utilities
  • Provides troubleshooting support (electrical, mechanical, pipe, instrumentation) for all industrial controls, PLC, VFD, automated production
  • Complete rebuilds to machinery & sub components being pumps, cylinders, fillers, agitators, electrical control panels, gearboxes & motors; Instruct operations of proper setup & machine function while providing basic & advanced programming to PLC logic for machine repair & improvements
  • Read machinery electrical schematics, mechanical drawings & documentation for troubleshooting, repairing & ordering parts; Maintains knowledge of systems, processes & machinery for maintainability/quality purposes
Requirements for the Controls Technician

  • High School Diploma or GED required; 3 - 5 years' experience Controls Tech or AAS Electrical Tech;
  • Food and Beverage experience a plus
  • Experience working with manufacturing equipment including 3 phase motors, control wiring, 24VDC, 120VAC, 208/220VAC, 480VAC;
  • Able to read and interpret electrical schematics; Able to use a variety of measuring tools and test equipment;
  • Experience with Controls for Conveyor Systems and Power Transmissions, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Pumps and Valves;
  • Knowledge of and ability to comprehend and troubleshoot production machinery (i.e. Fillers, Rinsers, Cappers, Case Packers, Case Formers, Coolers and Pasteurizers);

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • Overtime Available
  • PTO Allotments
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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