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Engineering Technician/PLC Automation Specialist in Corona, CA at BrassCraft Manufacturing Company

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The PLC Automation Specialist supports new product development initiatives within the plant through the design and development of new HMI controls for new processing equipment and supports improvement initiatives on existing products. Supports Engineers, shop floor technicians by assisting in trouble shooting equipment problems and lend technical support for automated manufacturing processes and equipment. Repair electronic components and controls. Responsibilities include but not limited to: Conduct necessary technology research and provide recommendations and/or installs and configures new hardware and software.

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Recommend improvement initiatives to increase up time on equipment.
  • Resolve related problems, exercising good technical judgment in planning and organizing hands-on efforts.
  • Troubleshoot and lend technical support for automated manufacturing processes and equipment
  • Assess available options for technology and equipment throughout various areas of manufacturing operations.
  • Plan facility improvements for effective equipment utilization and product processing.
  • Support lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, and participate in continuous improvement projects.
  • Participate on project teams as required.
  • Create and maintain hardware documentation for all automation equipment.
  • Evaluate and test new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and established guidelines.
  • Develop new programs, modify or edit existing programs for control processors and HMI's.
  • Maintain and control current back up programs for all control processors and HMI's for the plant.
  • Serve as a LAN administrator and/or provide back-up support.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent knowledge and experience preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of Electrical experience
  • Minimum 5 years troubleshooting experience with PLC automation (Allen Bradley/Siemens) and related controls.
  • Knowledge of PLC systems and Systems Control Technologies, including in depth knowledge of Siemens, RSLogix, RSLinx, RSView, DeviceNet, Ethernet, and other network based I/O systems
  • Proficient in programming and modification of new and existing PLC's and HMI's
  • THIS IS NOT A PROGRAMMING POSITION FOR PLC

COMPETENCIES

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and demonstrated successful ability to build positive partnerships, while working collaboratively with cross-functional business teams
  • Ability to prioritize and interpret work requests and work orders
  • Ability to organize, plan and schedule preventative and ongoing maintenance work to avoid disruption of production operations
  • Ability to develop training material and provide training to management, maintenance technicians and users
  • Minimum intermediate computer skills required (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Ability to lift 50lbs

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

  • Manufacturing Safety knowledge a plus
  • Ability to work flexible schedules when required, which may include weekends and holidays

ABOUT US

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The Company:

Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), with sales revenue over $7 Billion, is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products. Our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Behr® paint; BrassCraft®, Delta® and Hansgrohe® faucets, bath and shower fixtures; KraftMaid® and Merillat® cabinets; Milgard® windows and doors; and HotSpring® spas. We leverage our powerful brands across product categories, sales channels and geographies to create value for our customers and shareholders. For more information about Masco Corporation, visit www.masco.com.

Brasscraft Manufacturing Company is a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality water and gas flow control products, plumbing service and repair parts, and drain cleaning and plumbing hand tools for the new construction and repair/remodel markets. Headquartered in Novi, Michigan, Brasscraft supports a wide array of channel partners including wholesalers, retailers and specialty dealers, who serve residential and commercial markets across the Americas. Brasscraft has set the plumbing standard for 70 years, with industry leading brands including BrassCraft®, Plumbshop®, and Cobra®.

Shift

Shift 1 (United States of America)

Full or Part Time

Full time

Brasscraft (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

Brasscraft is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.