Controls Technician

Kenosha, WI 53144

Posted: 09/21/2020 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 13689

Job Description

We are currently working with a client who is looking to hire a Controls Technician to provide support to both manufacturing and maintenance technicians with machine controls issues. Utilizes schematics, electrical test meters, automation software, maintenance logs and equipment vendor phone resources to resolve problems. A resource for product design engineering and the manufacturing of new products and quality issues that can be resolved with additional sensors or vision cameras

Pay Range: $30/hr. $32/hr.
Location: Kenosha, WI area
6 Month Temp to Perm

  • Associate Degree in Industrial Automation or military training in an electronics field
  • Minimum of 2-5 years’ experience working with industrial automation machine controls
  • Experience with a variety of machine controls software.
  • Working knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC programming, basic robot set-up
  • Ability to design basic electrical control circuits utilizing micro PLCs
  • A working knowledge of vision inspection with a major brand such as Cognex or Keyence
  • The ability to read and use machine electrical schematics and pneumatic or hydraulic schematics to troubleshoot problems or make process improvement revisions

Job Responsibilities:
  • Troubleshoot electrical control problems on a variety of machines
  • Assist with daily operation of a robotic molding cell
  • Add new part numbers or make minor revisions to HMI screens, PLC’s and robots and servo motor drives
  • Make adjustments to machine vision inspection systems
  • Maintain a spare parts inventory for automation controls components
  • Back-up programs to a server for PLC, HMI, Servo Drives, Vision Cameras and Robot Controllers
  • Assist in developing requirements and specs for new machine purchases
  • Support Quality 8D initiatives with sensor or camera modifications to insure 100% part quality
  • Comply with all QMS and EMS procedures and work instructions as they relate to your job description

For immediate assistance please send an updated Word version of your resume to Aaron Tibbetts at

Selectek is a member of the American Staffing Association, which promotes legal, ethical, and professional practices for the staffing industry. All employees at Selectek are certified by the American Staffing Association through the Certified Staffing Professional® and Technical Services Certified? programs. ASA certification programs help our employees:
  • Protect the rights of our candidates and employees
  • Avoid missteps that could result in costly legal proceedings
  • Add value to our business relationships by demonstrating commitment to our clients
  • Make clients aware of their co-employment obligations and responsibilities
  • Expand our knowledge of the industry and elevate our professionalism
  • Gain professional recognition for demonstrating knowledge of federal and state labor and employment law

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