Automation Technician

Manteca CA
Injection Molding
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Automation Technician

Our client is a leader in Injection and Blow Molding in Northern Ca and they have an immediate opening for an Electro-Mechanical Technician. You would have the responsibility to oversee over all PLC programming issues, electrical, injection molding, blow molding, and HDPE blow molding equipment within a site. This includes setting up, performing maintenance, troubleshooting all PLC issues and making the necessary repairs to the injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment in a safe and efficient manner. This role has opportunity to make a significant impact with one of our highest producing sites.

Other responsibilities include:

-Mechanical and electrical troubleshooting, adjustments/repairs and changeovers on all molding machines and all of the related auxiliary equipment.

-PLC programming Allen Bradley and Siemens.

-Participates in the development and implementation of line improvements.

-Completes preventative maintenance tasks.

-Documents all work performed and parts usage in plant maintenance software.

-Establishes and fosters all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), ISO, and safety standards.

-All other duties as assigned.


-PLC programing experience. Knowledge of Allen Bradley and Siemens systems

-High school diploma or GED required

-Certification, Associates Degree , or Technical Degree in Electronics, Automated Technology, Plastics Technology, Electro-Mechanical or related area preferred

-2-3 years of relevant working experience

-Husky HyPET machine operation and maintenance preferred

-Strong verbal and written communication skills

-Functions within an ISO/Team environment effectively

-Inquisitiveness and ability to implement improvements to processes and policies

in standardized situations.

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