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.