Controls Technician in Wilsonville, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 7/10/2021

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    12 weeks
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Job Description

Controls Technician

This company in Wilsonville, Oregon is seeking a Controls Technician for a contract hire role. The Controls Technician is responsible for the electrical assembly of automation equipment per supplied drawings, schematics, and diagrams in accordance with company, industry, and customer standards. Works with industrial PCs, PLCs, servo motion controllers, motors, transducers, and sensors in an industrial automation environment. Machines may involve robots, machine vision, and lasers.

The selected candidate will build electrical assemblies from schematics and drawings, including control panels, cables, and electro-mechanical sub-assemblies. Works with team of electrical and mechanical engineers and technicians in the assembly and testing of custom automation systems. Installs cables and field I/O wiring on machines in accordance with schematics and drawings. Wires main power cables, robot controllers, motors, UPSs, and other AC devices at up to 480VAC 3Ø.

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess an AS degree in electronics or equivalent experience are required for this position. Over 3-5 years’ experience in the building, maintenance, or installation of capital equipment is required. A combination of experience and training (military, relevant Associate’s degrees, etc.) will also be considered.

Working knowledge of electrical standards such as NFPA 79, NEC, UL508, and CE a plus. Experience with PC hardware, software, Windows 7, and Windows 10 in an industrial setting is a plus. General understanding of industrial control systems, especially servo motion and robotics. Skilled in interpreting mechanical, electrical and pneumatic drawings, diagrams, and schematics.

Knowledge of common electrical sensors, including optical, pressure, vacuum, and proximity sensors. Good documentation skills. Ability to work both in a team environment and independently.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer