PLC Maintenance Technician
Manpower is currently seeking a DIRECT HIRE PLC / Maintenance Technician in Hagerstown, MD! MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES * Assures that new and existing production equipment is installed and maintained in proper operating order. Detects and repairs equipment problems quickly and efficiently with the ability to measure the effectiveness of the repairs. * Primary resource for installation, maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of electrical controls, motors, and PLC equipment. * Designs solutions to ongoing issues to improve Production runtime and optimize equipment performance. * Works with other team members and outside contractors to implement improvement projects and * Has ownership for maintenance of PLC and HMI code, configurations, and backups. * Maintains technical proficiency concerning the operation of all production equipment through regular study and training. * Maintains a well-organized library of equipment manuals and related reference materials. Maintains a well-organized and adequate inventory of maintenance supplies, parts, and materials. * Works closely with Production management in identifying and solving plant and equipment problems and in recommending improved operating processes and procedures. Individual must have working knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC and HMI equipment. Desire to continually develop and improve technical knowledge (particularly regarding high tech, complex production equipment) through ongoing study and training. Desire to train and develop others. DESIRED EXPERIENCE: * Allen Bradley PLCs with discrete and analog I/O - understanding, troubleshooting, and modifying programming * Servo motor and variable frequency drive troubleshooting and parameter modification * Preventive Maintenance systems, procedures, and software (MP2) * Electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and installation * Project management * Fanuc robots - maintenance and troubleshooting desired This is a 1st shift position. Pay will depend upon experience.