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Title:  Maintenance Technician-Second Shift (B2)

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Job overview


As a Maintenance Technician in one of our production and manufacturing facilities you’ll install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain equipment while always adhering to the highest standards of quality, safety and sustainability. Additionally, you’ll be tasked with controls/automation problem-solving, and you’ll work with a variety of instrumentation and process equipment.


Job responsibilities


  • Analyze electro-mechanical problems and repair malfunctions by utilizing multimeters, oscilloscopes, computers and more
  • Repair and maintain inkjet printers, PLCs, AC/DC drives, diameter control systems and automated production equipment
  • Support the parts department by assisting with identifying, maintaining and keeping inventory of repair parts and manufacturing supplies
  • Troubleshoot motor and drive control issues  
  • Assist in developing, coordinating and managing in-house training programs
  • Maintain calibration records for diameter control systems. Experience with Beta and Zumbach is preferred
  • Maintain PM and records for all plant equipment
  • Follow all safety measures, safety procedures and safety codes


Skills needed


  • Sound troubleshooting and mechanical skills
  • Able to read electrical drawings and schematics
  • Work with automation and instrumentation devices in support of engineers and technicians
  • Capable of utilizing lathes, mills, and cutting and welding tools
  • Extensive knowledge of production systems, including compound systems, air compressors and pit water systems
  • Strong understanding of three phase electrical systems, machine/motion control systems, electro-mechanical systems, VFD and Servo Systems
  • Experience with Beta and Zumbach is preferred
  • Capable of executing project assignments as part of a team and with minimal supervision


Experience needed


  • Minimum of two years’ PLC experience. Experience with ControlLogix, Legacy PLC products, SLC and PLC5 is preferred
  • Two years of manufacturing experience working with HMIs and VFDs controlling process and automation equipment. Experience working with AC/DC drive products, including Powerflex and Kinetix, is preferred
  • Military experience and technical training will be considered in place of industrial experience


Education needed


  • High school diploma/GED is required
  • Associate's degree in electronics, electrical engineering technologies, mechatronics, industrial systems or a related field is preferred


Work hours and schedule


  • 4x4 schedule
  • 12-hour shift (night shift)




It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.


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