Cosma International Press Maintenance Electrician in Piedmont, South Carolina

Company Introduction

The Press Maintenance Electrician is responsible for maintaining and repairing production equipment in the press shop which includes presses, transfers, automation, de-stackers, blanking lines, cranes, scrap conveyor controls and electrical components installed in dies. The Press Maintenance Electrician is responsible to ensure that the Customer, People, and Investor goals are balanced and met.

Job Introduction
  • Support our customer – Press Shop

  • Troubleshoot of production and non-production equipment

  • Troubleshoot and program of Siemens S5 and S7 PLC’s, Beckhoff PC based controls and other PLC and control systems.

  • Troubleshoot robot / robot controllers and perform teach-ins on new jobs as required

  • Troubleshoot of servo drives and other drive controllers

  • Repair and maintain press shop equipment

  • Implement continuous improvements

  • Perform daily checks and preventative maintenance

  • Work on press shop projects as needed

  • Check, maintain and install of electrical components on our production dies

  • Help during teach in of new tooling

  • Optimize presses and automation to improve cycle time

  • Keep equipment assigned in clean, safe, good working conditions

  • Utilize SAP for notification and work orders

  • General housekeeping

  • Rotating shifts (1, 2, 3) or permanent off shifts. Overtime based on customer requirements.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Knowledge and Education
  • Journeyman Electrician / Electronic degree from a recognized, accredited year college, or equivalent combination of education and experience or the completion of an electrical / electronic type apprenticeship program

  • Industrial Electrical / Electronic apprentice trade certificate.

  • Siemens Step5 and Step7 PLC programming certificate

  • Beckhoff TwinCat programming certificate

  • Pilz safety PLC training certificate

  • Fanuc training certificate

  • Must be able to work with minimum to no supervision

Skills and Competencies

Personnel shall be competent to perform their job function based on appropriate education, training, skills, and experience. Detailed training and competency requirements are defined in the specific Training & Competency Matrix for each functional area. Competency evaluation is through various sources including, but not limited to, process performance, performance appraisal, and competency testing, as appropriate.

Communication Skills

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals written in English.

  • Capable of composing routine reports and correspondence in English.

  • Able to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization in English.

Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability, and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.

  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to in reaching practical situations.

Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Work Environment
  • 80% Standing and walking

  • 10 % Sitting

  • 10% Stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing, or balancing

  • Work may be done near moving mechanical or hydraulic operated parts, or on occasion in precarious places, which may involve work in elevated locations, confined spaces and around fumes or airborne particles; there may be the risk of electrical shock and vibrations.

  • PPE such as hearing protection, safety glasses and the adherence to the lockout tag out policy is mandatory

  • Work at heights above 30 feet

Group: Cosma International

Division: Drive Automotive

State/Province/County: South Carolina

City: Piedmont

Job Type: Regular