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The objective of the position is to develop and maintain an effective and efficient operations technology infrastructure by joining IoT, OT, and IT to support operational and company goals.
You will need a positive attitude and an approachable style. Your job will change from day to day (based on the current state of existing systems and the needs of the business) but should consist of the following duties. You would be responsible for the control, efficient performance, and maintenance of the industrial equipment and systems on site. You've got to be interested in the nitty gritty of technology for this role. You will continuously work with other teams to build the database backbone of the production systems. You would be expected to answer questions about PLCs and plan for the future of the HMI network. You'll also need to be motivated and very detail oriented.
Maintain and troubleshoot operations technology infrastructure, including Stratix switches, PLCs, HMIs, SQL databases, and other control system components
Provide technical support of site operations technology infrastructure
PLC controls network design, configuration, and maintenance
Cybersecurity for PLCs and other industrial equipment
Allen Bradley / Rockwell software implementation
Critical production components alerts
SQL data warehouse (history, trending, dashboards)
Project coordination with engineering, maintenance, and IT
Continuous improvement and planning for business needs
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field
Familiarity with PLCs and HMI and Stratix switches
Good at problem solving
Good at organizing, prioritizing and multi-tasking
Able to explain technical problems in a simple way
Great in a team
Dedicated to keeping their skills and knowledge fresh
Above all, proactive work ethic
Language Skills: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions, apply common sense and solve practical problems. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of instructions or information furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, reach, bend, stoop, climb and sit. Use of hands and arms is required to reach, pull, push and lift up to 50 lbs. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme heat and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.