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Staffing - Controls Technician III
Ref No.: 18-15413
Location: Concord, North Carolina
Job Title: Controls Technician III
Location: Concord, NC, 28026
Duration: 12+ months contract
 
• Provide electrical equipment designs, schematics, and layouts which meet Corning Machine Drafting Standards on CAD based formats. (AutoCAD® 2017, AutoCAD Electrical 2017) 
• Provide sketches or redline existing drawings as needed and follow-up with drafting services or oversee draftsmen to resolve design issues. 
• Specify vendors and maintain a close liaison to procure and expedite materials. 

• Perform troubleshooting, process start-up, design, and documentation of Mechanical and Electrical Systems for new or modified production equipment. 

• Analyze and correct equipment installation practices to improve efficiencies, specifically directed toward enhancing installation schedules. 
• Interpret and modify existing documentation to complete drawing packages, installation checklists, machine part lists, illustrations, and machine specs of production equipment. 
• Provide third-level troubleshooting support, directing contract engineering techs and trades to replace defective components and execute changes in design and solve equipment/process issues. 
• Take personal responsibility for all aspects of supervising and training equipment installation crews including direction and shift supervision during installation activities. 
• Oversee and provide direction to contract engineering techs, internal maintenance, and outside contract trades during all aspects of equipment installation and conversion such as demolition, construction, installation, testing, and debug of production equipment. 

Special Requirements: 
• Strong practical hands-on electrical aptitude (All positions require time on the floor working on equipment.) 
• Electro-mechanical troubleshooting, proficient with pneumatic and electrical schematics 
• Motion control knowledge: servo, stepper, DC, AC drives 
• Process variable understanding: flow, temperature, rate, pressure, level. 
• Thorough understanding of current loops. 
• Serial communication knowledge: RS232 / 485, Ethernet, IEEE-488 
• Machine control knowledge and understands classical control theory 
• Basic mechanical aptitude. 
• Travel is a possibility - Future projects may be in other NC locations. 

Qualifications 
• Electrical Engineering/Technology Degree (Associates minimum) 
• 5-10 years' experience in engineering/manufacturing setting 
• Certifications preferred 

Equipment or software experience preferred: 
AutoCAD® 2017, AutoCAD Electrical 2017, Windows7, MS Office (Power Point, Excel, Word) PLC and PC based systems, Beckhoff PLC / Motion Control, B-R Control, Automated equipment systems 

Soft Skills: 
• Ability to work well with varied job requirements. 
• Ability to work well in a team environment. 
• Presentation skills highly desirable. 
• Ability to handle multiple priorities in an organized manner. 
• Results oriented.