Industrial Maintenance Technician - 2nd shift

Requisition ID:  26008
Job Location(s): 

Ames, IA, US

Job Description

 

Danfoss has an opening for a 2nd shift Industrial Maintenance Technician. The hours for this position are Monday - Friday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm with the potential for overtime. This position provides support to Plant Operations in installing, repairing and maintaining Production equipment throughout the Plant under instruction or with the assistance of the Maintenance Technician II

 

This position is eligible for a $1,000 sign-on bonus.

 

Employees are eligible for benefits on the first day of employment which include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, annual bonus program, paid parental leave for birthing and non-birthing parents, a great working environment including 100% climate-controlled facility and much more! Danfoss offers 3 weeks paid PTO accrued over each bi-weekly paycheck plus 13 paid holidays including annual paid shutdown week between Christmas and New Year’s. We pride ourselves on growing our human potential and encourage career growth within our facilities.

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Troubleshooting electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanical systems to the faulty component under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Observe and test the operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using volt meter, Megger and other test equipment under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Analyze test results, machine error messages, and information obtained from operators to diagnose equipment problems.
  • Repair and Maintain Fanuc/ABB Robotics and CNC Machines, including Mazak/Makino Machining Centers under instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Familiar with fieldbuses (Profinet/Profibus/EIP/DeviceNet) to include extended I/O troubleshooting, replacing faulty modules and field components under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Install and maintain hydraulic circuits in Industrial equipment, including hoses, relief valves, proportional valves and other hydraulic components under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Repair and maintain the operating condition of all industrial production equipment, including Test Stands and devices used to move, lift or convey product under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Automation troubleshooting to include; A/C and DC Motors, Motor Starters and VFDs under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • Repair Inventory and Quality Control Systems such as Visual recognition, RF ID and dot matrix printer hardware under the instruction of the Maintenance Technician II.
  • This list is not inclusive of all tasks, all other tasks as instructed by the Team Leader.
  • Follow all Safety Rules, including PPE, NFPA-70, NEC and OSHA.
  • This list is not inclusive of all tasks, all other tasks as assigned by the Team Leader

Background & Skills

 

  • Requires high school diploma or equivalent, Associate’s degree preferred.
  • 2 years hands-on experience in industrial maintenance, mechanical, hydraulic and electrical or electronic systems a plus but not required.
  • Ability to read and interpret electronic/ hydraulic drawings, schematics and engineering blueprints to determine problem root causes and implement corrective action a plus but not required.
  • Ability to read precision measuring instruments such as Micrometers, Calipers, Indicators, Levels, and Lasers a plus.
  • Strong Computer skills are a plus
  • A Team player that’s able to work overtime as needed and willing to learn.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

 

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

“Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.”

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines