Hormel Foods Corporation Equipment Programming Tech in Tucker, Georgia
Minimum Required Qualifications
Proficient communication skills(verbal and written)
Proficient math skills.
Proficient problem solving skills.
Must be an excellent team player.
Must be able to multitask
Sound electrical knowledge base
AS degree in Industrial Technologies or Trade School
5+ years work experience in an Industrial electrician capacity on production manufacturing equipment.
Ability to asset in design of electrical control system for automation
Strong capability to troubleshoot electrical systems using a schematic diagram
PLC troubleshooting experience
AC/DC control skills
Understanding of PLC logic controls
Understanding of VFD and motor control
Understanding of Pneumatics-solenoid valves, actuators and controls.
Understanding of hydraulic system operations
Duties and Responsibilities
Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine electrical requirements for equipment installations
Responsible for all electrical upgrades and improvements from design, documentation and installation.
Evaluate operational systems and recommend design modifications to eliminate causes of malfunctions or changes in system requirements.
PLC diagnostics and programming
Equipment improvement projects
Production efficiency improvements
Quality improvements projects
Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, inverters, frequency drives, power supplies, hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.
Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices
Maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices.
Responsible for performing other tasks as instructed by Manager.