Systems Control Technician, Industrial Electrician

Date: Jul 1, 2024

Location: White City, OR, US

Company: Carestream Health

Carestream Health Inc. 

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

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Compensation $34.00/hour to $36.00/hour PLUS a $2.00/hour shift differential. Carestream will entertain relocation funding. 

*This range reflects Carestream’s good faith estimate to pay fairly as starting wage. Offers will be tailored within the range based on the selected candidate’s experience, industry knowledge, technical and communication skills, and other factors that may prove relevant during the interview process, as well as geographic market differentials for the position.

Position Summary:

The Systems Control Technician is responsible for the electrical maintenance execution in the primary discipline of Instrumentation, Controls and Electric distribution.  This position will require flexibility in performing both investigative / troubleshooting tasks on PLC’s and automated systems primarily on the manufacturing floor while also implementing preventive, and predictive maintenance to eliminate special cause variation and optimize plant efficiency.

Position Responsibilities:

•             Ability to analyze electrical, mechanical, and process controls issues to identify root cause, implement corrective action and improve efficiency.

•             An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes motors, servos, pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices, industrial / electronic controls and power transmission systems.

•             Install, program, and troubleshoot various PLC platforms, VFD’s and motion control systems.

•             Troubleshoot and install electrical control circuits based on electrical schematics.

•             Commitment to working safely. Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

•             Willingness to work overtime and adjust work schedules to accommodate shutdown and other business needs, including working nights, weekends, and off-shifts.

•             Create, maintain, and document Preventative Maintenance procedures and processes.

Required Skills & Education:

 •            Journeyman or LME Oregon Electrical license

•             An equivalent combination of education, out of state certification, and related work experience will also be considered.

•             Must be able to work 12.5-hour shifts. 6:30am-7pm or 6:30pm-7 am including holidays if scheduled.

Desired Skills:

•             Strong Electrical and Mechanical troubleshooting skills. Demonstrated ability to use trend data and process test equipment.

•             Manufacturing experience preferred.

•             Ability to work independently: high initiative, self-directed and be results oriented.

•             Skills in teamwork and communication including leadership, problem solving, giving, and receiving feedback.

Work Environment:

Manufacturing plant, indoor/outdoor

Physical Requirements:

Standing: 25-50%

Walking: 25-50%

Sitting: 25-50%

Bending: 1-25%

Lifting up to 20 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 35-50 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 50-100 pounds: 1-25%

Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Requisition ID: 3764 

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