Electrical Controls Technician

Electrical Controls Technician

Electrical Controls Technician

Accentuate Staffing is currently recruiting for an Electrical Controls Technician to join a growing client in the Greensboro, NC area. Candidates must have worked in an industrial/manufacturing setting and have experience providing technical support for PLC based equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Design electrical control systems and design, install, maintain, and modify PLC systems
  • Understand and be able to install and troubleshoot AC/DC drives and motors
  • Understand and be able to work with relays, contacts, transformers, motor starters, sensors, switches, etc.
  • Technical support and software changes of PLC based equipment
  • Assist maintenance supervisors with machinery issues
  • Reduce repeat downtime issues on machines
  • Manage continuous improvement and modernization efforts of older systems within the plant

Requirements:

  • Strong electrical troubleshooting skills
  • Project Management experience
  • Excellent communication skills and capability to interact successfully with employees at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Flexible schedule to support 2nd and 3rd shifts when needed
  • 5+ years of industrial experience with electrical control systems
  • Ability to program GE and Allen Bradley PLCs
  • An Associate’s degree in Engineering, Industrial electronics, or another technical field is a plus.