Comrise Inc. Controls Technician II in Wilmington, North Carolina

Hours of Work/Schedule/Flex Time: Mon – Fri 8 hrs/day (Some OT/Weekend work will be required)

On-call support every 6-8 weeks

Purpose of the Position: Writes PLC software for automating and improving manufacturing equipment and processes. Provides first and second level troubleshooting of equipment/process issues in the department. Identifies and supports process improvements. Uses judgment, experience and initiative to resolve problems and make recommendations.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Writing PLC software for system integration of manufacturing equipment and processes

• Provide first and second level troubleshooting of equipment/process issues

• Receive training from engineering in technical SME (Subject Matter Expert) areas, on new processes/equipment and/or on procedural changes

• Serve as a SME in specific technical areas to minimize engineering production support requirements

• Develop/maintain a system to keep production teams current on process, equipment and procedures

• Work with support groups and production teams to coordinate and direct equipment start-up, repair, troubleshooting, and process changes

• Preventive Maintenance support

• Help department achieve safety and Lean goals

• Receive training in new processes/equipment and/or procedure changes from engineering

• Provide technical training for associates

Education & Experience: Minimum two year electrical degree preferred (Will consider experienced candidates with demonstrated skills).

No Degree - 10+ years of work experience.

2 year degree - 5+ years of work experience.

4 year degree - 3+ years of experience.

Must Have:

• Candidates must have PLC knowledge. PLC programming is required. Knowledge of Allen Bradley and Beckhoff PLC platforms preferred.

• Need electrical background and experience

• Experience troubleshooting electrical circuits.

• Good process and equipment troubleshooting skills

• Mechanically and Electrically inclined (aptitude for both)

• Ability to handle/prioritize multiple tasks as necessary

• Good written and verbal communication skills (detailed oriented)

• Ability to train effectively

• PC proficient (Excel, Word, SharePoint, Passdown)

• Willing to act as a motivator and role model for the shift

• Controlled response in emergency situations

Desired Skills:

• Good understanding of PLC

• Capable of using Diagnostic equipment

• Electrical test equipment

ID: 2018-28977

External Company Name: Comrise Technology

External Company URL:

Street: 310 N College Rd