Looking for an Automation Tech for a plastics company in Rochester! This is a 2nd shift position with opportunities for OT on nights and weekends. Hours are Sunday-Thursday 2:30pm-11pm.
Previous experience or applicable education required.
- Determines root cause of failures and problems with automation equipment.
- Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a broad manufacturing base
- Troubleshoot & support:
- Various PLC formats with heavy emphasis on Allen-Bradley PLC/HMI hardware and software: SLC, PLC, ContolLogix, Panelview
- A wide variety of automation technologies, including: Robots, Printing (Pad/Screen/Offset/InkJet), Ultrasonic Welders, Vision Systems, Leak Testers, Labelers, Capping Equipment, reamers & other finishing equipment.
- Works with equipment vendors to solve automation problems & increase self-knowledge.
- Interacts with molding setups & process engineering to solve component related issues & their effect on the automation process.
- Support Automation Engineering with installation of improvements & new Automation.
- Coaches Automation Associates in work centers supporting root cause troubleshooting.
- Develop / modify procedures & training guidelines as needed for automation processes.
- Read & modify electrical schematics as needed for automation equipment.
- Designs, sketches & dimensions improvements to existing automation systems
- Tracks & helps maintain automation data (stops, scrap, etc…) to support continuous improvement process. Uses PPI tools and Lean techniques to analyze data and improve processes.
- Must have excellent troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills.
- Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills.
What Thermo Fisher Offers to Employees:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits effective on first day of employment
- Paid Time Off – Eligible to accrue up to 120 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO), pro-rated based on start date
- 10 Paid Holidays
- 401(K) Retirement Plan – Company Matching Contribution up to 6%
- Referral Bonus’
- Annual Incentive Program
- Shift Premium for night shift employees