Automation Technician (3rd shift)

Continental - Morganton, NC (30+ days ago)4.1


Located in beautiful Morganton, NC, along I-40, with abundance of hiking, camping and other Blue Ridge Mountain activities and coupled with charming southern small-town hospitality. An hour from Charlotte and Asheville. For more information on lifestyle in Morganton visit DiscoverBurkeCounty.com.

OVERVIEW
Ensure manufacturing equipment is producing product in accordance to approved standards and maintain all production and support equipment to assure high efficiency and zero defects.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES
• Properly maintain high speed automation equipment, tooling and associated machinery to designed standards.
• Meet or exceed production standards and reduce product reject rates.
• Work with Engineering to continuously improve Quality, Cycle Times, and Process Performance.
• Monitor measurement systems, SPC or other performance indicators and proactively respond to negative trends
• Review product FMEA’s and Control Plans.
• Skilled multi-craft technician capable of repairing electro-mechanical, pneumatic & hydraulic devices.
• Use basic hand tools as well as micrometers, calipers, multi-meters, and other test equipment.
• Troubleshoot pneumatic/hydraulic circuits and analyze documentation in assigned area of responsibility.
• Perform basic PLC programming skills for troubleshooting equipment and associated processes.
• Capable of product evaluation, process or equipment troubles. Facilitate repairs or adjustments to improve the performance of the line and comply with quality standards.

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• AAS Degree in a technical discipline such as Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics, Computer or Mechanical engineering technology; OR
• Possess a State Approved Journeyman’s Card; OR
• A minimum of 4 years technical maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Associates Degree in a technical discipline plus 2-5 years of experience in electro-mechanical maintenance background in a manufacturing environment.
•Automotive manufacturing experience.
• Automation of processes.
• Blueprint/schematic reading, access and read electrical, pneumatic and mechanical drawings in SAP/CSE.

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, disability