Silgan Automation Tech II in North Smithfield, Rhode Island

This position works as a team member to support automation installation, setup, repair, and maintenance in a fast paced injection molding environment. Automation Technician II is expected to understand the operation, repair and maintenance of robotics, secondary automated operations and any support equipment assigned.

Functions:

Install new or existing automation equipment to a cell or standalone operation.

Setup and change over automation in cells or standalone.

Repair and troubleshooting - advanced knowledge of electrical and electronics for component level diagnostics of machine trouble areas. Complete understanding of multi-meter, electrical testing devices and thermal testing equipment. Ability to understand inputs, outputs, and PLC logic both sourcing and syncing. Basic understanding of vision systems.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong Mechanical , Electronic and Electrical Skills

  • Troubleshooting to root cause - mechanical, electrical and electronic

  • Utilize power and shop tools along with a variety of equipment including but not limited to: hand-held, vertical and band saws, milling machines, lathes and assorted grinders. Have the ability to work with shears and breaks.

  • Fabrication competency with Lexan

  • Machining Skills a plus

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Requisition ID: 8974