PLC Controls Technician - Permanent Job

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Salary period: Annual
Additional classifications: Manufacturing and Production
PLC Controls Technician needed for a direct hire opportunity with Yoh's client located in Emporia, KS.
Top Skills You Should Possess:
- Instrumentation
- Packaging and process Controls
- Allen Bradley - PLC, Control Logix, Device Net, and Panel View knowledge
- Electronic equipment (complex troubleshooting)
- Electrical 480V 3 phase and 24vdc control equipment (troubleshooting)
What You'll Be Doing:
- The PLC Controls Technician's prime responsibility is the maintenance, repair, and continuous improvement of all packaging and process systems, including site auxiliary equipment, in a safe efficient manner.
- The elimination of breakdowns is of prime importance.
- The PLC Controls Technician will report to and provide a daily summary of work the Maintenance Supervisor/Manager and will be assigned work by the maintenance planner as needed.
- This position has a requirement to do some overtime when requested.
- The Controls Technician will be an active member of the maintenance team.
- This job does not directly supervise anyone, but may indirectly supervise an apprentice electrician on an infrequent basis.
What You Need to Bring to the Table:
- Solid working knowledge of governing Electrical Code and Safety requirements including NFPA 70E is required.
- High School diploma or GED
- Technical College or Vocational training an asset
- Minimum five (5) years industrial environment
- Must be able to do programming on Allen Bradley Ladder Logic and trouble shoot
- Must understand Logix 5 5000, and Control Logix's software
- Working knowledge of Ethernet communications
- Availability to work nights as needed.
Bonus Points! Otherwise Known As Preferred Qualifications:
- Aggressively focused at achieving results through teamwork
- Sociability Towards Outcomes: strong drive for results, superior execution of plans and activities, positive and high energy, 'Can Do Attitude'
- Highly Responsive: ability to react, ability to balance daily production priorities, strong observation and listening skills, can handle multiple activities, calm yet focused under crisis
- Social Adaptability: has the ability to develop rapport and confidence in others yet seeks respect through honest, straightforward relationships, able to communicate change, able to handle controversial issues through principled approach, sensitive but firm
What's In It For You?
- This is your chance to shine while being an active member of our client's maintenance team.
Get Hired, Apply Now!
Recruiter: Frederick Hill
Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

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