Controls Technician

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Murata Machinery USA, Inc.
Charlotte, NC, United States

Phone: 704-972-4467
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Controls Technician


Charlotte, NC 

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Job Description:

Perform CNC machine tool installation as well as system integration of CNC Lathes for Automated Turning Machine Systems and Equipment under the guidance of an assigned controls engineer and/or Technical Services Manager. Work closely with other engineering disciplines to develop programing & documentation to satisfy customer orders.
Duties and Responsibilities:  
Implement interface programs for CNC Lathes for Automated Turning Machine Systems to satisfy customer requirements and expectations based on prior applications and as directed by controls engineers.
-Use ladder logic programming and Murata custom software to control CNC lathe automation.
-Troubleshoot and debug automated devices, including gaging equipment and systems:
  • Duties may require installing and demonstrating new machines at customer facilities, including electrical and mechanical check-out, setup, operation, programming and machine adjustment.
  • Will perform electrical/electronic, mechanical, and/or hydraulic system problem diagnosis and repair at customer facilities.
    -Work with Controls Engineers to meet customer delivery schedule(s) including customer runoffs.
    -Work with engineering design teams to develop I/O lists and control equipment and operations.
    -Submit status reports to Engineering Manager and Controls System Engineer on progress of assigned projects. Attend status, customer and review meetings.
    -Work with other departments with the Machine Tools Division as required by project and engineering management.
    -Travel to customer facilities to install, modify and debug software.
    -Provided training to Murata employees and customers on the proper use, application, operation and maintenance of gaging and automation systems.
    - Requires High School diploma, two-year technical degree preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 2 years’ experience in Manufacturing Environment utilizing CNC Programming and program process troubleshooting. Mechanical Troubleshooting skills & experience. Experience programming and troubleshooting Fanuc 18i or 3xi Series CNC Controls a Plus. Experience programming Fanuc Robots is a plus. Must have and maintain an appropriate service tool kit. Requires up 60% travel mainly domestic including Mexico and Canada.

Murata Machinery USA, Inc. is a world leader in machine tool technology, automated material handling systems and textile machinery. The Muratec brand is synonymous with industrial automation and reliability across our extensive product line.

Murata Machinery USA, Inc. offers competitive salary and benefits package that includes: health/dental/vision insurance, short and long term disability, 401K, profit sharing, paid time off (vacations/sick/personal), paid holidays, and tuition reimbursement.