Corning Incorporated Automation Maintenance Tech in Keller, Texas

Automation Maintenance Tech

Date: Oct 11, 2017

Location: Keller, TX, US

Req #: 8362

The purpose of this position is: Provide both preventative maintenance and repair for manufacturing equipment used in the Connector Automation department.

This position includes significant duties such as to:

• Troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic processes of both automation and manual equipment in order to support production needs

• Determine the quantities and capabilities of materials needed and the cost for the repairs, upgrades, and modifications of the equipment

• Perform basic operation processes for all equipment used in production

• Use drawings, sketches, specs, charts and tables to locate machinery, determine requirements, identify spare and repair parts, determine preventative maintenance schedules, and determine machine capabilities and optimize them

• Assist Engineering with the layout of equipment and installation of necessary utilities

• Prioritize preventative maintenance and repair on all manufacturing equipment

• Identify issues and react appropriately, including bringing long-term downtime or urgent quality issues to the Supervisor and Engineer’s attention

• Use computers to communicate with software PLC’s and other programs needed to troubleshoot or operate equipment to the proper industrial standards

• Work independently or as a team member to perform minor equipment improvement projects to reduce downtime, improve quality and overall reduce costs for the operation of the equipment

• Maintain inventory counts for spare parts

Working Conditions :

• Well lit, climate controlled areas

• Bending, standing, or walking for approximately 6-8 hours per day; occasionally lifting up to 50 pounds, rarely lifting up to 70 pounds

• Work with chemical substances, heat, dust, noise, fumes odors, oil mist

• Will require use of PPE, such as, ear protection, safety glasses, steel toe shoes, etc.

Education :

High School Diploma or GED required

Experience : Over 5 years in a manufacturing environment with proven skills in mechanical and/or electrical troubleshooting; knowledge of computer programs such as Word, Excel, Access, and other maintenance troubleshooting and scheduling software. Ability to effectively communicate in English.

Corning Optical Communications – Keller Plant is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to workforce diversity.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas

Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth