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Workpool Automation Technician, Variable Shift

  • Over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Automation Technician; Bama Frozen Dough (2435 N Lewis Ave / Tulsa, OK)

Benefits Include: Medical, Free Clinic, Dental, Vision, Profit-Sharing, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, No-charge Counseling and Legal services, Tuition Assistance, Paid Breaks, and many more.

Starting Pay Rate: Up to $35.00

Shift Differential $2.75 for 2nd and 3rd shift

Weekend Premium Pay $1.00 for Saturday 6:45 Am - Monday 7:15AM

Sign on Partnership: $4000 = $1000 @ 6 months, $1000 at 1 year, $1000 @ 18 months, $1000 @ 2 years

Employment Type: Full Time

Come grow with us. We want to invest in you. Our mission is; People Helping People Be Successful. THAT MEANS YOU!

We are proud to say that 18% of our team member have been with our company for 20 years or more. We believe this is a testament to our value and culture.

Come be a part of a growing company that has been in Tulsa for more than 80 years!

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt & Full Time

Description: The Automation Technician provides industrial maintenance support to ensure the safe and effective operation of the production facility. Serves as the technical expert in the maintenance work activities related to automation of facility equipment. Key responsibilities include setup, teardown, troubleshooting and repair of automated, electrical and mechanical systems.

Keys to success will be the individual's knowledge of automated manufacturing systems, the skills needed to maintain, repair and troubleshoot those systems, and the ability to effectively interact with fellow team members and internal customers.

Automation Tech Position Specific Accountabilities:

  • Ability to troubleshooting and repair of the following production systems:
    • Automation systems - Allen Bradley PLC systems Proficient in PLC5, Control Logix, SLC
    • Electrical systems - motor controls, electrical wiring, AC inverters, DC controllers
    • Mechanical systems - pneumatics, bearings, seals, gears, chains and sprockets. Work in this area can range from 25% to 75% of work week. Driven by mechanical priorities, staffing and work orders.
  • Proficiently utilize automation skills in the following areas:
    • Developing and modifying screens RSView and/or PanelView.
    • Working knowledge of programming for PLC's, HMI software and SCADA
    • Managing industrial networks - EtherNet/IP, DeviceNet or Data Highway
    • Understanding of analog signals (4-20mA and 0-10VDC)
  • Technical expert on shift in the area of automation
  • Functional ability to use shop machinery and normal industrial tools to support repair needs
  • Carry out work orders/plans for maintenance needs and coordinate assigned activities with affected work groups. Completed work should meet all human and food safety requirements.
  • Understands Predictive Maintenance concepts and can interpret PdM findings to ensure appropriate repair are planned and executed
  • Ability to train others related to the use and maintenance of automated equipment
  • Actively participate as a team member on the facility Emergency Response Team
  • Safely perform several tasks at once as it relates to this position
  • Perform safety sensitive functions and identify, correct and improve potential safety items; both human and food
  • Report safety violations, hazards or near misses that you see or become aware of
  • Understand quality standards, follow those standards and know what to do and who to contact when some process is not functioning correctly
  • Maintain a clean, organized and sanitized work area/equipment/tools in a manner that meets food safety requirements of internal/external customers and regulatory agencies
  • Understand and comply with Bama's Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), including head covering, facial hair requirements, gloves, shoes, etc.
  • Understand and utilize measurement systems and tools specific to this position

Automation Tech Required Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred
  • Valid food handler's card from Tulsa Health Department
  • Technical degree or equivalent experience/training as it relates automation
  • Proven safety record in past work history
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, IP addresses, Network settings, etc.
  • Programming experience in PLC's, HMI's and SCADA
  • Proven experience in setup, teardown, troubleshooting and repair of automated, electrical and mechanical systems.
  • Math and reading comprehension to understand and interpret technical manuals, bulletins, blueprints and schematics

Automation Tech Preferred Experience:

  • 5 years maintenance experience in manufacturing, preferably in the food industry
  • First Class Stationary Engineer license
  • Functional ability in basic Mig and Tig welding for repair purposes
  • Proficient in the use of shop machinery including mills, lathes, drill presses and normal industrial tools for repair purposes

* Bama is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. *

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The Bama Companies


Tulsa, OK
74104 USA



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