Resident Automation Controls Technician


The Resident Automation Controls Technician supports our customer on automation topics related to controls and software. This position must possess a broad-based electrical, mechanical and controls skillset along with a proactive approach to identifying ways to improve the site’s performance.  Based at our customer site, the Resident Automation Controls Technician must represent the TGW image at all times and ensure that a professional relationship with the client is developed and maintained.

What you’ll be handling


  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve electrical and controls issues as quickly and practically as possible to achieve optimum performance.  Perform root cause analyses, document troubleshooting steps, and record controls solutions.
  • Coordinate with internal Controls Department for enhancements, upgrades, and change control.
  • Complete maintenance activities pertaining to automated equipment onsite,
  • Adhere to the highest quality standards, while always ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation.
  • Optimize automation efficiency and performance to ensure delivery of contracted KPIs.  Interface with the customer as needed to support operations.
  • Collaborate with broader TGW Lifetime Services team to track, document, and communicate issues and lessons learned.

What you’ll need

  • Associate degree or Technical Certificate in Controls Engineering, Mechatronics, Industrial Maintenance, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing material-handling equipment, and interpreting electrical and mechanical schematics in industrial, warehousing/distribution, manufacturing, or related environments.
  • Knowledge of PLC programming and troubleshooting (Siemens preferred) and SCADA.
  • Experience with Profibus and Profinet.
  • Excellent communication skills and customer service skills.
  • Additional list of physical requirements listed in full job description.

What you'll receive

TGW offers full medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401K with company match, tuition reimbursement, competitive pay with PTO package offerings, along with safety shoe, protective eyewear, and fitness reimbursement. 


TGW is an equal opportunity employer.

Lauren Soderberg
In this position, you can expect the following benefits, among others.


*TGW is an employer that promotes equal opportunities. We invite everybody interested in this job to apply.

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