Elite Line Services ELS Controls Specialist Technician (CST) in Thornton, Colorado

ELS Controls Specialist Technician (CST) Job LocationUS-CO-Thornton# ofOpenings 6 OverviewIs responsible for ensuring that Safety comes first in all efforts. Thisposition will provide proper training to the Technicians on devicetroubleshooting and preventive maintenance. This position will also beresponsible for troubleshooting, design/implement/document controlsolutions for material handling systems, and be on call as needed. Thisposition requires strong project management skills, effective communicationskills, be self-directed and have the ability to multi-task and deliverresults in a dynamic environment.ResponsibilitiesPerform Allen Bradley (AB) PLC control level issue diagnosis using ladderlogic and Control View HMI.Follow change management process and develop ad-hoc PLC ladder code changeusing Rockwell RSLogix family IDE's (5000 preferred)Familiar with AB PLC processors (CompactLogix and ControlLogix preferred)and input/output modules. Knowledge of other non-AB control systems such asOPTO, Crisplant and Buschman BOSS would be a plus.Use AutoCAD to review, develop and maintain electrical schematic andconveyor layout drawings.Be responsible for incident follow-up, root cause analysis and documentation.Document control system and equipment configuration changes.Ability to install, maintain and troubleshoot relay logic, ladderdiagrams, control components - photo eyes, motor starters, relays,limit switches, proximity sensors, timers, solenoids, Servo drives,frequency inverters, linear drives, tachometers and encoders.PLC programs, ability to troubleshoot ladder logic (read and use fortroubleshooting), components (CPU back plains, I/O boards,counters, modules and devices) and communications modules (Ethernet)Mentor technicians by motivating, providing guidance and directions to helpthem achieve their goals.Develop and maintain a good working relationship across all levels in theorganization.Ability to provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performanceCompletes all safety training as assigned by the Company.Compliance with all ELS safety programs, policies and procedures.Perform additional duties/assignments that may be required by managementfrom time to time.Qualifications2+ years of control system working experience in Allen Bradley PLC basedcontrols design, development, implementation and supportFlexibility with work hours and days (24 hours a day, 7 days a weekoperation including holidays)Position is require to be on-call, including holidays and weekendsExperience with email and MS ExcelExperience in Allen Bradley (AB) PLC control level issue diagnosis usingladder logic and Control View HMI.2+years AutoCAD work experience on control layout design and schematic.Up to 10% of regional travel is required.High school diploma or equivalentPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:A 2 year professional electrical training degree or a 4 year BS degree inComputer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related fields.Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize different projects and workloadProven ability to communicate effectively (written and verbally) withpeers, management, vendors and customers.Self-motivated and customer-centricADDITIONAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.Ability to take care of customer needs while following company procedures.Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and acceptedstandards.Ability to focus on a goal and obtain a pre-determined result.Ability to formulate a sound decision using the available information.Ability to effectively build relationships with customers and co-workers.Possess the trait of being organized or following a systematic method ofperforming a taskAbility to work with people regardless of race, gender, religion,ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age,disability, marital status, veteran status, medical condition or job type.Ability to get along