AECOM Robotics / PLC Technician 4 - 3rd shift in East Peoria, Illinois

Business Line Commercial O&M

Position Title Robotics / PLC Technician 4 - 3rd shift

United States of America - Illinois

East Peoria

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Robotics / PLC Technician 4 on 3 rd shift for our manufacturing maintenance team in East Peoria, IL!

  • Typical work schedule is Sunday – Thursday, 11:00pm – 7:00am ; hours may vary based on business demand.

  • Hiring bonus may be available to qualified candidates outside of the commuting area.

The Robotics / PLC Technician 4 is responsible for providing advanced expertise in installing, programming, troubleshooting, servicing and documenting the electrical and controls needs of process / production Robotics equipment in a manufacturing environment.

Must have the ability to maintain, improve, and participate in developing control systems, programming ladder logic / PLCs (Allen Bradley, Siemens, Fanuc, GE, MicroLogix, ControlLogix, PLC-5 ) and HMI. Works with Allen Bradley Controls and instrumentation such as thermocouples and transducers, as well as primary voltages up to and including 480v.

This position provides instruction, mentors and trains less skilled technicians as needed. Effectively communicate with the site management team and the customer to understand requirements, solve complex electrical problems, and provide solutions to manufacturing problems.

The Automation Technician IV must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. General Maintenance of equipment will also be required.

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs process/production Robotic equipment and related electrical equipment, such as electrical control circuits from 24v up to and including 480v AC, electro-mechanical test devices, instrumentation devices, PLCs / ladder logic controllers, and variable frequency drives as necessary.

  • Calibrates instrumentation equipment and controls for optimum performance.

  • Engineered solutions and procurement of spare parts.

  • Identifies and documents cost savings.

  • Utilizes strong mechanical and electrical skills in order to complete assignments.

  • Performs preventive maintenance on process/production equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.

  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems

  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.

  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

For more information, please contact Tracy Story at tracy.story@aecom.com!

Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer a full benefits package.

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Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Five years of experience performing preventive maintenance and repair on industrial production robotics, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Ability to travel to support remote work sites and business startups nationwide.

  4. Ability to work from aerial and scissors lift at height up to 30 feet or higher.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Associates Degree in Industrial Technology, Industrial Electrical, or related program.

  2. Experience Troubleshooting Robotic systems and controls (Fanuc, ABB, Etc.)

  3. Experience trouble shooting CNC Machine tools, included but not limited to: Heller, Prism, ABA, Elb, Liehber and Toyoda

  4. Experience performing machine PMs.

  5. Experience troubleshooting and repairing components up to 480v 3 phase.

  6. Experience in troubleshooting 4-20mA and 0-10v circuits.

  7. Experience troubleshooting low voltage controls.

  8. Experience troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and altering PLCs, such as Allen Bradley.

  9. Experience using RS Logix, MicroLogix, ControlLogix and PLC-5 Software.

  10. Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing VFDs.

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

  • Work schedules can change based on critical business needs.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185995BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.