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Maintenance Controls Engineer-DIRECT HIRE

Kelly Services

Fort Wayne, IN
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Job Title Maintenance Controls Engineer-DIRECT HIRE

Jobid US251HTC_24674558

Location: Fort Wayne, IN, 46802, USA

Description **Job Description**

Maintenance Plant Controls Engineer

The key focus of this role will be to develop and lead planned electrical preventive, and electrical predictive maintenance activities and procedures and assist to develop the overall technical capabilities of the maintenance team to achieve benchmark results in unplanned downtime, breakdowns, and equipment reliability.

The Controls Engineer will play a significant part in improving operational performance and will align with all maintenance activities with standardized best practice through lean work principles by using TPM and AM tools and techniques.



Maintain the Electrical Maintenance Reliability PM programs, aided by the Maintenance Manager, who will have dotted line responsibility to the respective ME&R Manager and Plant Manager.

Assist ME&R Manager in developing details for Capital Projects

The Plant Controls Engineer is responsible for planning, testing and coordinating the implementation of preventative actions in the production lines to establish and verify capable/stable and reliable production processes in terms of safety, quality, delivery and cost.

The Plant Controls Engineer will work with Maintenance Technicians amd Engineering to evaluate, implement and obtain approval for program changes.

Work with IT group

The Plant Controls Engineer is responsible to modify and /or update machine/assembly PLC programs and communication programs as they relate to plant network.

Investigate and resolve issues associated with machining and facilities equipment, assembly automation, work stations and automated equipment.

Maintain and update controls documentation, including schematics and documents for machining/assembly, maintenance PM's.

Troubleshoot PLC controls, electrical components, servo-drives, motors, wiring-cables in cable trays and panels. Review and make program changes on Siemens, Modicon, Rockwell, and a variety of other control systems.

Capture and document changes, update prints... etc. Lead, coordinate and facilitate trouble shooting electrical issues, problem issues as they relate to equipment downtime, throughput improvement, or any safety concern (interlocks, switches, etc.).

Aid all Technicians in troubleshoot and make improvements on all electrical facilities and equipment using input from Production, Maintenance Manager, Plant Manager, Engineering, operators, and vendors/service providers.

Establish, maintain, update and administer electrical control plans. Participate in all aspects of simultaneous engineering efforts to improve current processes and new projects.

Monitor and improve performance of production processes with respect to cycle time, uptime, etc.

Generate, prepare and present regular reports to Management.

Work with and support all plant operations in World Class Manufacturing initiatives utilizing TPM tools for continuous improvement efforts, including Kaizens and other quality improvements aids.

Assist in Maintaining LOTO, ARC FLASH and Safety Programs.


Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, 3-5 years experience in manufacturing (preferred Automotive), A.A.S in Electrical engineering with 10 years experience in lieu of Bachelors

degree, or 15 plus years of experience in lieu of degree but must have certified education in same field.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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