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Maintenance Technician/Control Systems/Electrician

Stockton, CA

Position Summary

Maintenance Technician/Control Systems/Electrician will support production and operation needs, focusing troubleshooting and maintaining material handling equipment such as conveyors, sortation systems, scanners, cameras, print and apply systems, scales, HMI systems, and control cabinets and installing any electrical needs throughout the plant. Will assist in the everyday maintenance needs of the plant as needed.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

% Time Job Responsibilities
85% Create and maintain all back up programs for all existing equipment. Implement automation opportunities for cost savings. Maintain material handling control systems, including PLC/PC controllers and industrial networks such as Ethernet, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus, motor control systems, servo drives, frequency drives, and electrical distribution systems. Maintain all PLC and software, plant wide. Integrate existing and new equipment, as needed.
Identify, maintain, and troubleshoot Motor Controls, including motor starters, Variable Frequency Drives, DC drives, and standard electrical components. Troubleshoot industrial electrical, including 480V 3-phase, 110 VAC, and 24VDC systems. Assist in the mechanical maintenance of equipment, as needed. Support resources for guidance and assistance, and provide assistance to peers, as needed. Communicate technical issues to facilities and operations management.
15% Train and educate fellow team members on PLC Controls and Robotic Programming and any additional skills deemed necessary to improve the department.

Education & Certification Requirements

Required or Preferred Degree or Certification
Required Certificate or Degree in electronic technology or related field or equivalent experience.


Years Type of Experience
5 Years Experience in systems controls and PLC Programming in an industrial environment. Electrical trouble shooting on punch presses or related equipment. Experience supporting a wide range of different conveyors and sortation systems. Experience with advanced automation controls systems. Experience with industrial robotics.
1 Year Systems trainer or training experience

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

Skill Knowledge or Ability Explanation
Software Knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks and/or Dr. Abe Blank and Dr. Abe Bend.
Focus and results The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted. Demonstrated sustained work ability in a fast-paced production environment.
Attention to detail Inspect and verify conformance to specifications.
Speaking and communication Communicate effectively with co-workers. Listen with full attention to what other people are saying, making sure to understand the needs being expressed, asking questions as appropriate without interrupting at an inappropriate time.
Teamwork Maintain a collaborative approach in dealing with other Simpson Strong-Tie employees. Demonstrate a genuine commitment to reach mutually beneficial solutions.
Mathematics Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and their applications.
Microsoft Office and computer skills Ability to utilize Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Internet Explorer to effectively complete work.

Travel Required / %: This job requires domestic travel, 10% of the time.

This full-time, non-exempt position is located at 5151 S. Airport Way in Stockton, CA.

Relocation will not be considered for this position.

To apply for this position, please send your resume to stocktoncareers@strongtie.com.

Job posted: 3/6/2018

Please Note: All job offers are contingent upon a successful background investigation and drug test.

In keeping with the Company's commitment to the communities in which it does business, we are an equal opportunity employer.