Controls Technician


Manufacturing and Production

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USD72000.00-80000.00 per year

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Branch Information

Phoenix Engineering - (USA) 7025 North Scottsdale Road Suite 170 AZ Scottsdale , AZ 85253



Job Description

The Manufacturing Engineering Technician position we are looking to fill has a strong emphasis on Controls and MES Systems within our manufacturing facility This position would be working in a hands-on manufacturing environment where safety and quality are of utmost importance. Individuals in this role can expect to work amongst various disciplines of Engineering, Maintenance and Operations in our manufacturing atmosphere.

* Provide day-to-day engineering support for fabrication and assembly equipment (PLC controlled equipment, Polyurethane foam technology, conveyor systems, etc.)

* Troubleshoot and program Allen-Bradley / Rockwell ladder logic (5000)

* Provide daily support for the MES System

* Support and troubleshoot on machine Ethernet I / P networks

* Provide motor control support for VFDs and servo motors

* Work in a production Business Unit group providing support for control systems, assembly equipment, and MES

* Develop and achieve annual Business Unit goals in support of our vision, mission, values, and company goals

* Determine preventative actions to improve reliability (OEE) of manufacturing equipment

Preferred Associates or better in Electrical Engineering or related field. Technical / other training or better.

Required Ability to read and understand electrical wiring prints and interlock circuits

* Strong technical knowledge of Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems

* Ability to troubleshoot mechanical systems (pneumatic, hydraulic, etc.)

* Ability to specify, install and commission barcode readers, photo eyes, and proximity sensors

* Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 products, Outlook, Skype, Excel, Word, etc.

* Good communication skills and the ability to work in team environments


* Associates or better in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field

* Knowledge of Polyurethane foaming systems

* Fanuc robotics programming experience 7 & Siemens Step 7 programming experience

* Knowledge of a SQL server & basic scripting

* 3D CAD modelling (SolidWorks 2016 or later) and AutoCAD Electrical 2015 or later Experience designing / fabricating mechanical components

* CNC programming / fabrication experience

* PanelView Plus HMI programming

* Experience with vision systems like Cognex and Banner

* Knowledge of control Safety Systems and validation

* Understanding of OEE and downtime data collection