Automation Technician - Sat-Mon 6:30am-6:30pm

Location: Hanover, PA

Reference number: SYS-27281

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Our technicians ensure the automation equipment and conveyance systems are repaired and/or kept in excellent working order so that the correct product gets to the right customer at the right time and in excellent condition. 

  1. Troubleshoot any reported defects and diagnose issues or abnormalities with conveyors, , Automated Storage and Retrieval System cranes, Order Storage and Retrieval mini load shuttles and the associated systems (material handling equipment) and carry out quality repairs to the affected equipment.
  2. Electrical and mechanical repair of all material handling equipment and PLC based control systems.
  3. Identify unreported defects or abnormalities with the material handling equipment and communicate these issues to leadership.
  4. Maintain all material handling equipment in good working order with quality preventive maintenance practices and procedures.
  5. Document all repairs and preventive maintenance performed to material handling equipment.
  6. Communicate the need of any repair parts, supplies, tools or equipment to leadership
  7. Ensure and maintain a safe work environment throughout the facility and follow all OSHA required safety practices/protocol and Standard Work Instructions/Standard Operating Procedures.

 

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Requirements of maintaining material handling equipment in good repair.
  • Proper methods, materials, tools, terminology and equipment used in maintenance work.
  • Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical, plumbing systems used in an industrial setting. Electrical knowledge of AC systems of up 480VAC, and DC controls voltages necessary.
  • Basic operation of personal computers using Microsoft windows-based operating system.
  • Knowledge of electrical schematics and PLC ladder logic.
  • Knowledge in reading blueprints and interpreting mechanical assembly drawings and blueprints.
  • High School diploma or equivalent

 

Successful Experience: 

  • 3 to 5 years industrial maintenance experience.
  • PLC system troubleshooting and interpretation of ladder logic.
  • Electrical systems troubleshooting and interpretation of schematic diagrams.
  • Requirements of maintaining material handling equipment in good repair.
  • Proper methods, materials, tools, terminology and equipment used in maintenance work.

 

Additional Skills:

  • Basic operation of personal computers using Microsoft windows-based operating system
  • Technical aspects of industrial maintenance, including but not limited to electrical and mechanical systems for building systems and equipment systems.
  • Ability to work independently as well as under direction of Maintenance Management
  • Communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.
  • Partnering/collaboration
  • Flexible/Dependable

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to see, read and comprehend content on system screens (RF units, Computers, Monitors, and Electronic Equipment)
  • Ability to use stand up, sit down, floor level and/or high lift equipment.
  • Must be able to stand, sit, walk, climb, bend, squat.
  • Capable of lifting heavy weights of up to 100 pounds.
  • Must be able to work at heights of up to 85 feet.

Rewards and benefits

Our rewards and benefits are as varied as our customers and our people, depending on your role, and which part of the business you join. The one thing they have in common is that they’re designed to recognise your contribution to our success.

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Generous holiday allowance (often including your birthday!)

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401k with employer match

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Discount on Clarks products

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Employee Assistance Programme

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Provision for eye tests

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Dental coverage

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Choice of medical plan options

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Life, accidental death, dismemberment and disability insurance

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Real estate assistance program

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Exclusive employee discounts on a wide range of products and brands

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Flexible & hybrid working

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Investing in your development

We’re constantly on the move, staying ahead of a changing world by keeping our minds sharp and our skills fresh. That’s why, wherever in the world you join us, you’ll find a wide range of learning opportunities at your fingertips, to make sure you keep growing and progressing.

From apprenticeships in the UK, to internships in the US and Singapore. Support for professional qualifications, to targeted leadership development programmes, and LearnerVerse, our corporate online training portal. Not to mention the chance to experience life in different parts of the business, and learn first-hand from experienced colleagues. So, if you’re looking to build on your skills, the opportunities are yours for the taking.

What we can offer you

Meet some of the team

To give you a real insight into what it’s like to work at Clarks, we thought we’d ask the people who know it best. 
The people who already work here. And in their own words.

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Jess

Director of Lean Operations

What to expect from our process

We know every person is unique – and we embrace it. So, you’ll find our recruitment process is a little different, depending on the role you apply for and where it’s based. But you’ll always find it’s:

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Transparent

Right from the start, you’ll know what to expect. We’ll be honest about the role, the team, the division, and the business, as well as the process.

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Fair

Our family values mean it’s in our DNA to treat people fairly. So, you can expect a process that’s respectful, whatever the outcome.

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A two-way process

We’ll make sure you find out as much about us as we do about you, so you’re sure we’re the right fit for you.

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Communicative

We’ll keep you in the loop at every step – so you always know where you stand. And at each stage, you’ll learn more about our culture, our brand, and what it means to be part of our journey.

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Automation Technician - Sat-Mon 6:30am-6:30pm

Location: Hanover, PA

Reference number: SYS-27281

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