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Controls Technician

12 October 2021

The CS Controls Technician I supports installations and commissioning of material distribution systems. Works with a team of engineers and other technicians to provide on-site integration of automation systems and components at customer facilities. Provides a high level of on-site and remote support for automation systems at a wide variety of customers and technologies.

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Controls Engineering
    Controls Engineering
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

•Support, repair, and upgrade installed systems at customer facilities

•Provide after-hours controls support of customer automation systems as required and maintaining remote access credentials

•Provide onsite support of electrical / mechanical installations
•Electrical/mechanical troubleshooting of automation systems to reduce customer downtime
•Responsible for entry level development/modification of PLC and HMI software for customer automation systems on a project basis
•Work with project / site manager to develop project schedule and ensure enough time is allotted for the required work to be completed
•Pre-project prep work is complete in a timely manner and reviewed with mentor or senior technician for accuracy

•On-site commissioning of equipment primarily from an electrical / mechanical standpoint with some entry level controls commissioning as required

Bring to the team


1-3 years of experience in technical environment inclusive of strong electrical/mechanical troubleshooting

Computer literate in all MS office products

Ability to multi-task and work independently

Highly proactive and self-motivated

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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