Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Posted: February 13th, 2018
Multimatic’s success as a world-class automotive parts and engineering supplier is fueled by its ability to attract, motivate and inspire skilled individuals striving to make a difference. Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is a new facility near Fort Wayne, manufacturing specialized, high-strength steel structural components for automotive OEMs.
Multimatic Indiana – New Haven is seeking a Controls Technicianfor 2nd to drive automation (PLCs & robotics) activity on the shift for optimized production. The successful candidate(s) will also be required to help maintain manufacturing equipment, building facilities, and support all preventative maintenance programs.
Why Work For Multimatic?
Great benefits (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, & 401k)
An excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant start-up from the onset
Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers).
Multimatic Indiana - New Haven
2808 Adams Center Road
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with various types of electrical controls, controllers (PLC's, Ladder Logic and Robotic Controllers), plant power and circuits
Assist technical services in machine repair, changeover, setup and operation as required
Perform all preventative maintenance requirements as scheduled
Utilize instructions, manuals, pre-established guidelines and forms to perform the functions of the job and recommend opportunities for improvement to internal systems
Assist with setup and changeovers as needed
Be flexible, capable and willing to provide assistance to tasks as department manager deems necessary
Must be willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift and/or overtime as needed
Education and/or Experience
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Four years' experience with applicable skilled trade, and/or journeyman experience, in a manufacturing environment
Technical certificate and/or associate degree, a minimum of two years' group leader/supervisory experience preferred
Experience working with PLC's, Ladder Logic and robotics
Experience troubleshooting weld, lasers & hot forming presses
Lean manufacturing experience preferred
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret documents and customer or regulatory policies, procedures and specifications
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fundamental spreadsheets
Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations
Ability to analyze data and provide summaries and comparisons
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.