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Automation Technician
Ref No.: 18-00147
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/08/2018
Integrated Talent Strategies (ITS) has a client in the Columbus, OH area seeking an Automation Technician.

  • Perform machine changeovers from part-to-part/job-to-job.
  • Troubleshoot machine product issues (metal and plastic) making adjustments where necessary.
  • Troubleshoot machine related mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic issues making adjustments where necessary.
  • Able to diagnose and repair electrical issues including sensors, relays, servo systems, motor controls, and PLCs.
  • Able to adjust robot positions, coordinate types, jog, and troubleshoot errors.
  • Document all changes made to machines, fixtures or tooling made through installation, debug or normal operation as required by Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance actions on all machine systems and machine subsystems as needed.
  • Strong knowledge of 120VAC control circuits, 24VDC control circuit, Industrial Power 3 Phase 480V and industry accepted electrical safety practices for testing energized circuits.
  • Strong knowledge of PLC's and VFD controlled machinery.
  • Proficient in maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical components.
  • Able to read and interpret electrical schematics, mechanical diagrams including complex automated system drawings.
  • Proper use of power tools and measuring equipment--must have and maintain all hand and test tools required to maintain automated equipment.
  • Computer proficient--Microsoft Windows based computer operation.
  • Experience welding with stick or MIG a plus.
  • Knowledge of ABB/SEW drive technology a plus.