Automation Technician–ASD for Schaefer Systems International in Findlay, OH. Provide technical support for automated material handling equipment in warehouses and distribution centers using complex troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
Troubleshoot automated material handling equipment using ladder and list based PLC programs. Troubleshoot and repair interface between Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) and Material Flow System (MFS). Program, troubleshoot and repair or replace sensors, scanners, visualization systems, motors, frequency inverters and encoders. Assist in identifying root cause(s) of faults and production errors. Work with onsite technical staff and software developers to ensure maximum system uptime. Analyze daily system operation reports to monitor & identify opportunities for continued improvement. Work with customer resident maintenance team to increase system knowledge, resolve issues and prevent their recurrence. Create documentation and training materials for system users & system service & maintenance.
Min. Req’ts: H.S. Diploma/GED or foreign equivalent; 3 yrs’ exp as Automation Technician or Service Technician, including at least 1 year working with PLC, .net, Siemens S7 PLC, controlled drive engineering, and multi-axis positioning. 40 hr/wk, M-F. Send letter and resume to Barry Morrow, HR Generalist, Schaefer Systems International, Inc., PO Box 7009, Charlotte, NC 28241