Gerdau LC Controls Technician in Monroe, Michigan

Job id-92069The Controls Technician I analyzes job requests received from various departments for priority, material requirements and scope of project. Primary responsibilities include: plan, coordinate, and perform all operations required to install, troubleshoot, maintain, repair, modify, construct, calibrate, test, service and program complex control systems in support of steel production and related plant operations. Work involves a fundamental knowledge of programmable logic controllers, industrial control devices, electrical wiring, and principles of operation and application of equipment. This job requires a minimum of 3 years experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment, with a strong machine electrical background and a completed Training Checklist for this job. This incumbent should possess basic computer literacy. The incumbent must also be able to pass a written test. Duties Responsibilities * Analyze job requests received from various departments for priority, material requirements and scope of project. * Installation, modification, monitoring, troubleshooting and repair of highly automated industrial control equipment. * Respond to emergency calls involving equipment breakdowns that affect production and/or quality of end product. * Responsible to use CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) to create purchase orders and accomplish PM and work order procedures. * Conceive and implement long term solutions to repeating/reacquiring problems. * All other tasks assigned by management. * Responsible for departmental housekeeping. * Responsible for following all safety policies including the Cardinal Safety Rules. * Attend monthly safety and crew meetings. * Responsible for utilizing the Gerdau Business Systems and EMM concepts. * Responsible for and completing all required annual safety and environmental training. * Tasks which have significant environmental impacts are (i.e. Process pond water, spill prevention, containment and response, RCRA waste, KO61 Dust (bag house dust) PM s, and calibration of equipment.