2nd Shift Electrical Controls Technician

Emerson Electric


Primary Location

United States-Kentucky-Russellville

Job Function


Job Posting Date

May 2, 2019, 6:47:03 PM

Basic Function
This position will be responsible for performing repairs and preventive maintenance of facility equipment and machinery to maintain optimal up time of production equipment. May perform wiring, plumbing, electrical/mechanical maintenance repair and installation. Trouble shooting PLC’s, motors, motor controls, drives, electrical circuits, hydraulic systems, and robotics.  Effectively communicate and provide training or technical support to maintenance team in these areas.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  1. Follow and comply with all safety standards including LOTO.
  2. Provide safe and timely electrical support.
  3. Confer with supervisor on job assignments and preventive maintenance, TPM events and maintenance work orders.
  4. Analyze, troubleshoot, replace and install electrical DC controls and AC controls
  5. Power distribution troubleshooting and electrical installations
  6. Troubleshoot and correction of equipment Programmable Logic Controls (PLC’s)
  7. Suggest, design and upgrade existing equipment controls
  8. Develop, create and keep current all electrical documentation.
  9. PLC programing and modification of programs and devices
  10. Ethernet I/O troubleshooting and setup
  11. Equipment electrical safety control installation, repair and troubleshooting
  12. Work from complicated drawings, blueprints, worksheets, and other related documents.
  13. Mechanical and electrical troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of manufacturing and facility equipment.
  14. Participate in continuous improvement activities
  15. Regular attendance is a required job responsibility.

Associate’s level education in an industrial maintenance related field from a two-year college or technical school and/or equivalent work experience and education.
5 - 10 years work experience in manufacturing maintenance or equivalent work experience and education.  Fully meets Skill Set Inventory of Maintenance Specialist I, Maintenance Specialist II and Maintenance Specialist III.
Mental Requirements
Worker must be able to use advance trade math with complicated drawings; use precision measuring instruments, NC/CNC equipment, PC and specific software involving technical skill’s knowledge. Must complete and retain powered industrial equipment certification to include industrial forklift and aerial platform required. Working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, solid state and PLC systems. Must have experience with RS Logix, Control Logix. Must have AC, DC, VFD, Flux, Vector, Servo and Stepper motor and drive experience. Ability to work independently.


Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.


If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by calling 1-314-553-2544 (V/TTY/TDD) or by sending an email to idisability.administrator@emerson.com. About Emerson
At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher.

As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.

Whether you're an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you'll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

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