Electronics Technician - $36.35 - $40.39/hr


Winston-Salem, NC, US, 27107

Job ID:  53199
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Employee
Talent Area:  Manufacturing




  • Modify, maintain and install PLC programs.  Identify PLC problems, troubleshoot and maintain updated documentation and wiring changes.  
  • Install and/or 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.



  • High school diploma required.
  • Mechanically inclined, familiar with hand tools and PPE requirements.
  • Must have heavy industrial/manufacturing experience in a high speed operation, working with hydraulic pneumatic driven equipment. Must be able to independently program, troubleshoot, and 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

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then, we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with yearly revenues of approximately $7 billion. Today, we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.

Did you know….

  • Ardagh produces many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
  • Metal and glass packaging we produce are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • We produce more than 160 million containers per day across the country?
  • Ardagh Metal Beverage North America produces more than 15 billion cans and can ends annually?
  • Approximately 75% of aluminum ever produced is still in use today?
  • Aluminum cans, with 73%, have the highest recycled content among all beverage containers?

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and has a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

Ardagh Group North America has been and will continue to be an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast feeding, and related conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, race, creed, religion (including religious dress and grooming), color, national origin, ancestry (including association, affiliation, or participation with persons or activities related to national origin, English-proficiency or accent, or immigration status), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, age, veteran or military status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Discrimination against any employee or applicant based on any of these factors is prohibited.

For more information on Ardagh Group, visit www.ardaghgroup.com.

Nearest Major Market: Salem
Nearest Secondary Market: Winston