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Controls Engineer - MES

Location: Haslet, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1109188
Distribution/Supply Chain-Sal
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: May 2, 2022

Controls Engineer

Working under MES supervision, the Controls Engineer performs support functions for electronic controls and related components for retail merchandise supply chain conveying, sortation, and other control systems to ensure the efficient flow of merchandise in and out of the facility.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Assists with maintenance and repairs on all electronic components of equipment such as balers, printer/appliers, scales, barcode scanning systems, automatic guided vehicles, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), computers, related communication network devices, radios, and telephone systems.
  • Responsible for designing PLC systems, as well as providing maintenance for programmable devices used in production equipment.
  • Test performance of PLCs and human machine interfaces (HMIs).
  • Repair and debug control devices to avoid production loss.
  • Create sketches of control circuits using specialized computer programs, as well as documentation based on the schematics and wiring plans for each device.
  • Label circuit wiring, test and monitor equipment for compliance with engineering specifications, and identify operational problems.
  • Installs, trouble shoots, maintains, and repairs automation controls and equipment including, but not limited to, PLCs, computers, HMIs, and barcode scanning systems.
  • Leads or assists other technicians in the performance of maintenance activities and/or provides training/guidance.
  • Electronically logs scheduled inspection reports of the operating equipment, fixed building equipment and building structures, maintenance, repairs and other records and schedules.
  • Follows federal, state, and local electrical and building codes when planning and conducting work.
  • Adheres to all operational, loss prevention and safety standards which includes Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Support on-site (travel may be necessary) or remotely other facilities with needs in electronic controls either for incidents, projects, or training.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
  • At least 5 years' experience.
  • Proficient ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams and panel layouts.
  • Certification or degree from an accredited technical school with a controls-related curriculum.
  • Proficiency with test instruments such as an oscilloscope.

What you get:

We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise.

About JCPenney:

JCPenney is the shopping destination for diverse, working American families. With inclusivity at its core, the Company's product assortment meets customers' everyday needs and helps them commemorate every special occasion with style, quality and value. JCPenney offers a broad portfolio of fashion, apparel, home, beauty and jewelry from national and private brands and provides personal services including salon, portrait and optical. The Company and its 50,000 associates worldwide serve customers where, when and how they want to shop - from jcp.com to more than 650 stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. In 2022, JCPenney celebrates 120 years as an iconic American brand by continuing its legacy of connecting with customers through shopping and community engagement. Please visit JCPenney's Newsroom to learn more and follow JCPenney on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.

Job Title: Controls Engineer - MES
Location: Haslet, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1109188

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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