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Industrial Maintenance Technician - Manufacturing Equipment

William H Hunter Recruiting Prospect, CT
  • Expired: 16 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Key Words: industrial electronics, PLC’s, Manufacturing Equipment

Position Title Industrial Maintenance Technician – Manufacturing Equipment

Location Prospect, CT

Progressive and growing Industrial Manufacturer in the Greater Waterbury area is seeking a full

time Mechatronics Engineer for integrating/supporting/trouble-shooting automation and control

systems used in manufacturing processes.

This job entails -

 Assist in the design and integration of robotic and intelligent equipment controls into new

and existing manufacturing systems

 Develop systems and build prototypes

 Design and build completely new systems by integrating various technologies

 Develop new solutions to industrial problems using mechanical and electronic processes

and computer technology.

 Build and test factory production lines introducing automation to improve existing


 Apply advanced control systems

 Detailed troubleshooting of production line automation components, involving electrical

and mechanical systems

 Technical support and software changes to PLC equipment

 Including schematic knowledge, ladder logic, drive installation, and basic programming.

 Continuous improvement and modernization of older systems

 Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and

performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine


 Troubleshooting Automation Direct, Siemens, Allen Bradley/Direct Logic lines of PLC’s

and HMI’s as well as integrated software and VFD controls.

 Write in advanced control system programming for Automation Direct

 Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic,

hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.

 Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance

and service.

 Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments

 Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment

 Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

The background that fits -

 An AA degree with equivalent maintenance experience.

 Electronics, Mechanical or Mechatronics Technology Associate Degree,

 Hands on experience of executing Automation projects for process plants

 The ability to read and interpret electrical schematics to repair electrical systems.

 Ability to read and interpret drawings, diagrams, schematics, and machine specifications

 Project management experience and strong electrical troubleshooting skills.

 5+ years of successful industrial experience with electrical controls systems.

 In-depth knowledge of industrial electronics, pneumatic, hydraulics and basic mechanical


 Ability to troubleshoot program logic automation, servo’s, profibus, canbus, device net,

Ethernet, sensors actuators

 Advanced mechanical and pneumatic skills

 Experience with repair and maintenance of manufacturing equipment.

 Install new equipment, ensuring all components and assemblies are properly integrated

Ability to work independently

 Ability to analyze the problem and provide solutions during the trouble shooting


 Ability to creatively and independently troubleshoot and solve technical problems

 Outstanding verbal and written communications skills

 Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition Conduct repairs

 Suggest/recommend spare parts / corrective actions, providing written service call reports

to service department

 Strong decision-making skills

 Hands-on experience troubleshooting and repairing mechanical and electrical devices

 Ability to effectively respond to emergency situations

 Self-motivated with maturity to self-manage and work independently

 Help create Engineering work processes


1. 5 or more years of successful industrial experience with electrical controls systems.

2. Experience with industrial electronics, PLCs, pneumatic, hydraulics and basic mechanical abilities.

3. Experience with repair and maintenance of manufacturing equipment.

William H Hunter Recruiting

Why Work Here?

Great Company! Excellent Career Opportunity!


Prospect, CT