Cummins Inc. Controls Engineering Technician- Hourly in Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Controls Engineering Technician- Hourly
Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We're also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment. Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .
Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you'll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.
This is an exciting opportunity in Rocky Mount, NC for a Controls Engineering Technician. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects.
Your impact will happen in these and other ways:
Support the production operation by providing responses to all breakdowns to assist maintenance with related controls systems to minimize equipment downtime.
Troubleshoot and perform all required electrical and controls systems on automated equipment.
Alters software and equipment to ensure that sensors and actuators are functioning according to defined specifications; supports and debugs basic problems and change requests.
Support Controls related projects to ensure existing capabilities are maintained as required.
May be responsible for the installation and technical support of Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) based hardware and software.
Perform any minor mechanical work which may be required and insure a machine availability goal of 95% or higher is met.
Actively participate in the Skills Training Program for continuing skills improvement.
Follow all safety practices and procedures; including lockout/tagout.
Perform routine Preventive Maintenance (PM) activities.
Must be willing to go to school and/or additional training is needed.
Other Work Demands
Must be able to lift one to forty-five pounds frequently and seventy-five pounds or more infrequently with assistance. In addition, be able to wear hearing protection, interpret information by using visual acuity, hearing and speaking, gross and fine motor skills, work eight hours or more frequently and work rotating shifts.
Qualifications and Competencies
Four years of applicable experience as a qualified controls support person in trouble-shooting and repair of electrical systems, relay, PLC and CNC controls for machine repair or machine building and maintenance.
Demonstrated troubleshooting skills in solving problems with electrical, electronic systems and PLC ladder logic.
Proven experience in the use of electronics test equipment oscilloscopes, megohmeters, multimeters, signal generators, logic probes, etc.
Have a thorough understanding of ladder diagrams/logics and competent in the programming and troubleshooting of Modicon and Allen Bradley programmable controllers.
Experience in running conduit, wire sizing, and installation.
Have a thorough knowledge of 480V, 3 phase power systems and equipment.
Have a basic understanding of mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.
Demonstrated ability to read, create, and utilize prints and drawings of electrical, electronics, and programming systems.
Experience using precision instruments in either metric or English measurement systems.
Experience in maintaining SCR drives.
Good understanding of CNC equipment.
Experience in either automated transfer line or assembly equipment.
Must have ability to read pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical diagrams.
Must have understanding of PCs and basic PC skills.
Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
Must be a proven self-starter, with a willingness to work in a team environment.
Must have a working understanding of PC based systems (Microsoft).
Must understand networking technologies (i.e. Ethernet/IP).
Technical degree or an Associate's degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering would be a plus. May accept experience upon review.
Continuous learning and improvement is required in this position.
A Journeyman Electrical or Controls with a minimum of 4 years' experience.
Team Work: Able to share credit with co-workers; display enthusiasm and promote an effective working environment; work closely with other teams as necessary; support group decisions and solicit opinions from co-workers; display team spirit. Treat others with respect and dignity.
Commitment to Task: Able to take responsibility for actions and outcomes and persist despite obstacles; give long hours to the job when necessary; demonstrate dependability in difficult circumstances and show a sense of urgency about getting results.
Compensation and Benefits
Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.
Cummins and E-verify
At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Rocky Mount-US, NC, Rocky Mount, CDC Case-Cummins
Job Type Shop
Recruitment Job Type Technician
Job Posting Oct 4, 2017, 9:04:43 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 170005MK