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Electronic Technician


Olive Branch, MS, US

Job ID:  21127
Estimated Travel:  0%
Contract Type:  Permanent
Talent Area:  Maintenance

Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading food, beverage and consumer care brands. Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 109 glass and metal manufacturing facilities in 22 countries, employing approxmately 23,500 people and have global sales of approxmately US$8.2 bn.

At Ardagh we have a reputation for innovation; pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. The unprecedented growth of our business has been driven by our unrivalled expertise, obsession with quality and commitment to continuous improvement.

We strongly believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential and where their achievements are celebrated. We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organization.

For more information on Ardagh Group, please visit www.ardaghgroup.com
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KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES Modify maintain and install PLC programs. Develop new programs as directed. Identify PLC problems troubleshoot and maintain updated documentation and wiring changes. Install andor change the layout of machines and mechanical equipment in a plant layout and assemble as necessary conforming to building codes and similar specifications Perform duties such as dismantling moving installing or repairing shafting conveyors hoists and other equipment. Use measuring devices in constructing machine foundations and installing machines and equipment in correct position. Receive wiring diagrams drawings specifications and instructions covering scheduled and emergency repair installation and inspection work to be done. Plan and perform work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical and electronic theory and principles wiring specifications codes properties of various materials and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment. Analyze all types of circuits wiring diagrams networks and drawings as required to install repair adjust calibrate construct modify replace or service all types of electronic devices and systems including communication systems electronic gauges controls and regulator power and distribution control equipment measuring recording processing and indicating devices. Perform industrial truck repair and maintenance work on all industrial and small motorized equipment with gas diesel propane and electrical motors. Install repair and maintain refrigeration and air condition systems and equipment. Operate and maintain heating systems boilers pumps mixes compressors and other related equipment. Make sketches of parts and layouts design and construct adaptations or conversions of component parts including the necessary phases of development work. Perform Preventative Maintenance inspection of assigned equipment report findings and take appropriate action. Write and perform maintenance work orders as required. Make mechanical and electrical repairs as required in servicing electronic equipment including assembling modifying repairing and replacement of individual electronic parts within components circuit modules and printed circuit boards. Service electronic equipment by checking testing and replacing faulty components circuit modules printed circuit boards and similar electronic devices. Maintain install or repair all communication cables power distribution cables and wiring splicing as required. Perform any and all types of plant wide electrical maintenance including installation of electrical conduit. Determine need analyze and make all necessary running adjustments repairs overhauls and replacement of parts to all electrical equipment. Maintain performance inventory and maintenance records for electrical and electronic equipment. Advise operators mechanics and other electrical maintenance personnel of standard operating procedures and requirements for electronic and electrical equipment and controls. Notify supervisor of potentially dangerous electrical equipment noted and corrective action taken. Operate equipment and assist production as directed. KNOWLEDGESKILLSEXPERIENCE Familiar with PPE Mechanically inclined familiar with hand tools Must have heavy industrialmanufacturing experience in a high speed operation working with hydraulicpneumatic driven equipment. Must be able to independently program troubleshoot repair PLC s and VFD s and create new programs. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency with specific PLC systems including but not limited to Siemens AllenBradley Rockwell etc. Must have 3+ years manufacturing industry electrical experience or a combination of training and experience  Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.


Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision: to be the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands. We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.