Manufacturing Controls Technician in Fitchburg, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 7/16/2021

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Job Description

Manufacturing Controls Technician

2nd Shift

Madison, WI

Up to $31.70/hr to start

VOLT Technical Services has a great opportunity for you to grow your career.

If you have experience with machine maintenance and troubleshooting PLC components this is the position for you.  Apply now to work with a leading manufacturer in the Madison, WI area!

In this role you will:

  • Troubleshoot PLC and production equipment electronics
  • Troubleshooting Allen Bradley PLC, light programming is nice to have.
  • Support installation, operation, maintenance, and repair to ensure that machines and equipment are functioning according to specifications
  • Develop and modify PLC and HMI software to support Operational changes and improvements on the plant floor.
  • Assist in the development of CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management systems)
  • Develop predictive maintenance models from historical and real time process information for CMMS.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to engineers
  • Recognize potential problems with existing equipment and help develop solutions with the ability to adapt to various engineering designs, applications, and process criteria
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine, program, or system malfunctions

Seeking candidates with:

  • Experience troubleshooting production equipment controls, PLC (preferably Allen Bradley)
  • Prefer Associates Degree and 2+ years of controls and supporting production/installation


VOLT is an equal opportunity employer.