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The Impact You'll Make in this Role
The Systems Technician is responsible for maintaining control systems, PLC logic, electrical components, robotics and machine control, equipment reliability, parameter set up, and diagnosing machine behavior. The position of Systems Technician provides first response technical support for maximizing equipment uptime, troubleshooting equipment failures while analyzing performance and suggesting design improvements to improve the reliability of our assets. As a member of the Plant Engineering Team, the Systems Technician is required to interface and demonstrate teamwork with all departments including: Engineering (Process and Project), Operations, Logistics, etc.
As a Systems Technician, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Provide technical assistance to maintenance personnel in diagnosing, troubleshooting, determining root causes of failures, and eliminating equipment problems, Advanced support to troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and improve systems components. Will utilize ultrasonic equipment to inspect for lubrication, air leaks, bearings, etc. and the oil analysis program.
Leadership for the development and deployment of our Preventive and Predictive Maintenance, including analyzing available data to improve job plans and frequency
Assist in the training of maintenance and production personnel on the appropriate use, maintenance and repair of equipment
Troubleshoot and solve complex electrical systems and design problems. Update wiring schematics and prints
Analyze and interpret signals from log files to improve equipment performance and reliability
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:
Associate degree in an engineering related field (Mechatronics, Industrial Electronics, Robotics & Automation, etc)
3+ year Experience with reliability analysis and predictive (PdM) technologies
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
Must have the ability to read, understand, and update electrical prints.
Ability to communicate, both written and oral, technical information to a diverse audience
Must possess an advanced understanding of controls logic, PLC programming and networking systems
Relocation Assistance: Is not authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
This posting is for a Systems Technician position at 3M Pittsboro. 3M anticipates that multiple openings for this position will occur over time. Qualified applicants may be considered as Systems Technician openings occur at 3M Pittsboro, and 3M will accept applications for up to 6 months from the posting date of this requisition. Eligible applications will be kept open and active until August 2021. After that, the posting will be taken down and applicants will need to apply/re-apply for available open postings at that time
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
Please access the linked document by clicking here, select the country where you are applying for employment, and review. Before submitting your application you will be asked to confirm your agreement with the terms.
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