System Engineering Technologist – Canton

Locations Hiring:

Nissan Canton Manufacturing and Assembly Plant

Job Type:

Job Description:

Assist the Engineering staff at the Nissan Canton facility as required. Take responsibility on projects directed by Canton Engineering involving a variety of service, repair, installation and reporting tasks to support production. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Responsibilities include:

Project management and coordination, active support of engineering in the design, development, installation and upgrade of new controls equipment and controls systems, Working knowledge of GE Digital Cimplicity, Proficient understanding of PLC programming and implementation, Monitoring and analysis of controls systems, including the troubleshooting and modification of Ladder Logic skilled in fabrication and installation of controls/electrical system hardware, and network management knowledge

  • Accessing and modifying various Canton site databases
  • Performing Back-ups of production and non-production systems
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Proficient in MS Office Applications
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Ability to work from verbal or written instructions, diagrams, and/or technical manuals
  • Notify Site Supervisor of needs and concerns
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience

  • Two year college or university program certificate; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Degrees or experience could include computer, electronics, industrial studies and / or engineering.
  • Ability to read and write, analyze and interpret daily logs, tech tips and procedure manuals
  • Ability to present information and respond to questions from customers, co-workers, supervisors and management

Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts
  • Ability to apply common sense as well as solve complex problems
  • Ability to logically work through production problems and make reasonable decisions based on information gathered and / or provided

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Proficient with electronic test equipment such as multi-meter and cable analyzer. Position will utilize various network testing equipment and analyzers.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with electrical, controls or information technology issues
  • Ability to work independently

Other Requirements:

  • Standing and walking on a concrete surface for extended periods
  • Sitting at a desk or console for extended periods
  • Kneeling periodically on concrete or padded surface
  • Lifting up to 35lbs to waist height
  • Climbing a vertical ladder, up to 25ft
  • Walking / working in mezzanine area (20-25ft. high)
  • Walking / working in overhead truss area (30 – 35ft. high)
  • General Office demands
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Yates Services offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including:
  • Medical and Dental Coverage
  • 401k Retirement benefits
  • Paid vacations and holidays