Installation Commissioning Technician How to Apply: Email: Call: 1-877-464-4484 Online: www.imilogistics.com Location: USA Pay rate: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour Perdiem: $85.00 per day Hours: 60 -- 80 per week IMI Material Handling Logistics. has multiple needs for Installation Commissioning Technicians. Successful candidates must have the below experience and knowledge. Strong working knowledge of AC/DC circuits and multiphase AC power systems. Journeyman Electrician Working knowledge and experience with various PLC and PLC software platforms, including Allen Bradley, Siemens, and Modicon, with preferably two (2) years of material handling systems experience utilizing one or more of these control platforms. Working knowledge of various network applications, including Ethernet IP, Device Net, Control Net, Profi-bus, AS-I, and CAN, including ability to install, validate and troubleshoot networks. Ability to troubleshoot and correct fundamental PLC software/logic and work closely with other PLC and software engineers remotely to diagnose more difficult issues. Ability to read field wiring and panel wiring schematics, and validate, troubleshoot and correct I/O and other control device issues. Familiar with barcode scanner systems and fundamentals of operation. Detailed and task oriented. Willing to learn new systems. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Willing and able to travel 100%. Some international travel maybe required. Job Responsibilities: Reports to the Installation Department and participates in the Pre-commissioning and Commissioning activities with the goal of providing Controls Engineering with a system tested and ready for more comprehensive controls functional commissioning and integration. Key Responsibilities: Work closely with electrical installers and Controls Engineers to implement and validate simple to highly complex material handling systems at customer sites located throughout North America. Load emulated PLC programs and complete static functional testing according to received Description of Operation and drawing documentation for custom material handling systems. Complete material handling system I/O and device level checkout and validation. Troubleshoot and correct component problems ( PLC, field devices, network repeaters, etc.) as required. Testing, validate and troubleshoot various communications and controls networks such as Ethernet IP, Device Net, Control Net, Profi-bus, AS-I, and CAN. Turnover validated subsystems to controls engineering group, with appropriate validation checklists. Provide daily and weekly progress reports of accomplished tasks and exceptions. Performs routine work within technical or paraprofessional area. Identifies problems as they occur and suggests appropriate steps to solve them in situations where the problem is not difficult or complex. Seeks advice and guidance on non-routine or problem areas from others. Assists with routine equipment trial runs to ensure that it meets specifications. Provides assistance with training customers to maintain and adjust routine equipment. Performs routine maintenance on tools, test equipment, etc. and completes required service paperwork. Assists with responding to routine service calls. Education: Two year technical degree or equivalent experience, preferably electrical engineering related field with strong emphasis on PLC controls, working knowledge of networks (such as Device Net, Ethernet, AS-I, Profi-bus and Profi-Net), AC/DC circuits, and multiphase power distribution. Working knowledge of fundamental electronic test equipment, including multi-meters, etc. Two years minimal experience with material handling systems controls and wiring. General Requirements Typically an Associate's degree or 1-2 years of vocational technical training preferred. HS diploma or equivalent required. Specialized skill training/certification may be required. Knowledge and Experience: Demonstrates a basic knowledge of a technical or specialty area. Generally, up to 2 years of successful experience in area of responsibility and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. Client Description Our Client is a global engineering company that provides a comprehensive range of intelligent warehouse logistics and materials handling solutions. With a knowledge network of more than 4000 skilled logistics professionals, located in 20 countries, Our Client is able to provide customers with a global perspective in materials handling solution design. Our commitment to research and development combined with manufacturing plants in the US, Europe, China and Australia ensures Our Client has the range and capability to provide reliable, flexible, cost effective solutions globally. Our successful track record has led to the development and implementation of more than 5000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors. Our Client generates a global business volume of around $1.2B.