Rides Maintenance- Electrical Controls Technician

California's Great America
Doswell, VA
Mar 15, 2019
Mar 25, 2019
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Overview Are you ready to take your Controls knowledge to new heights? Kings Dominion is seeking an Electrical Controls Technician who is responsible for diagnosing, upgrading, and repairing our ride's electrical control systems. Responsibilities * Maintain parts inventory at each assigned location. * Diagnose and repair DC drive controllers and DC motors. * Must know how to use amp probe, digital volt meter, oscilloscope and other test equipment. * Utilize ladder logic to diagnose electrical control system faults. * Design PLC programs and electrical control systems; review and proof the same. * Read schematics to solve electrical problems. * Diagnose PLC (SLC500, PLC5, NUMA LOGIC) and relay logic electrical problems. Qualifications * Associate degree in industrial or robotic control systems preferred. * High degree of computer literacy preferred. * Working knowledge of Allen Bradley, Icom software programs, hydraulic and pneumatic systems desirable. * Familiar with AutoCad and capable of drawing schematics. * Maintenance journeyman (Class A) preferred. * Minimum of 3 5 years of industrial control system experience preferred. * High school graduate/GED preferred. * Driver's License required. * Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs. * Ability to pass a mandatory (or random) drug test, per Company policy, unless prohibited by state or provincial law. * Ability to pass a background check, if 18 years of age or older, which may include, but is not limited to, credit, criminal, DMV, previous employment, education and personal references, per Company policy, unless prohibited by federal, state, or provincial law.