3rd Shift Controls Technician

Fort Wayne, IN 46803

Posted: 05/17/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Category: 2 - Engineering & Manufacturing Job Number: JO00020896 Pay Rate: $36.00

Job Description


A Leading Automotive Supplier in the Fort Wayne, Indiana area needs a 3rd Shift Controls Technician. This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Good Benefits, Paid Holidays & Paid Vacation.



Maintains manufacturing equipment (Robotic Trumpf Lasers, Robotic Weld Cells & Robotic Hot Forming Presses) and supports all preventative maintenance programs by performing the following duties within an automotive environment.

Troubleshoot and repair various types of electrical controls, drives, communications, plant power, wiring, circuits, robot paths etc.

Use laptop and various software programs and network interfaces to communicate with equipment

Ability to make programming changes to PLC, HMI & robots

Assist technical services in machine repair, change over, set up and operation as required

Perform all preventative maintenance requirements as scheduled

Have mechanical aptitude that compliments electrical capabilities

Ability to schedule time, materials and equipment required to perform tasks, and to properly use and complete required documentation

Support of Production as and when required

Assist in keeping a spare parts inventory



High School Diploma or GED; 2 years Electrical Training or Journeyman s Certification or 5 years experience in Automotive Manufacturing Environment preferred. Working knowledge of the following:


ROBOTS - ABB Robots (S4C & IRC5 Controllers)

Motoman Robots (NX100, DX100, & DX200 Controllers)

Minimal Fanuc and Kuka


PLC s - Allen Bradley PLC s With RSLogix 500 and Studio 5000 Programming Software

Siemens PLC s With Step 7 Programming Software


DRIVES - Allen Bradley Power Flex, Indramat, Ormec, Quantum III


Communication Protocols - EtherNet/IP, Profibus, DeviceNet





If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.


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