Controls Technician in Wilsonville, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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

Controls Technician - Contract 

Wilsonville, OR

Pay - DOE

Your Responsibilities

  • Builds 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.
  • Installs various assemblies that require electrical wiring, e.g. monitors, keyboards, mouses, and task lights.
  • Assists with machine start up and testing.
  • Assists mechanical technicians with mechanical assembly and testing as assigned.

Your Qualifications

  • General understanding of industrial control systems, especially servo motion and robotics.
  • Skilled in interpreting mechanical, electrical and pneumatic drawings, diagrams, and schematics.
  • Experience with basic electrical troubleshooting; including use of a digital multimeter.
  • Knowledge of common electrical sensors, including optical, pressure, vacuum, and proximity sensors.
  • Good quality soldering skills.

Your Education and Experience

  • Three to five 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.
  • Experience with PC hardware and software and Windows 7 in an industrial setting is a plus 

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.  

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.