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Department: 063501 - Nonwovens Institute
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
This position performs skilled work in the installation, mainetenance, and troubleshooting/repair of nonwovens lab, production and testing equipment for The Nonwovens Institute.
Responsibilities of the Electronics Specialist will include, but are not limited to the following:
Performing a variety of electronics tasks related to installation, maintenance, and repair of nonwoven making and testing equipment. In some cases (<25%), this work will also include tasks related to the mechanical systems on the nonwoven equipment.
Applying NWI safe work practices, good manufacturing practices, and ISO 9001 practices while working with dangerous electrical systems and rotating equipment.
Reading and understanding schematics and wiring diagrams and maintenance manuals of electrical and mechanical systems.
Installing equipment meeting all electrical requirements.
Modifying equipment to suit new process requirements.
Recording and documenting procedures used in completing key tasks as part of Standard Operating Procedures.
With experience, growing capability to be able to resolve or make recommendations for non-standard/more complex problems related to nonwovens electromechanical systems.
This is a time-limited position with an expected duration of up to 3 years.
Other duties as assigned.
Associate’s Degree in Electronics; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Must be capable to understand up to 600V 3 phase power systems, AC motor control, industrial controls to the I/O level, power transmission, conveyors, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
Must demonstrate the ability to apply safe work practices while working with dangerous electrical systems and rotating equipment.
Must be self-directed and a self-starter.
Must be able to perform basic math, have good written and verbal communication skills, and be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel (or comparable software).
Must be competent in maintenance using hand and power tools.
Ability to lift and carry up to 60 pounds frequently, with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Good communication skills & Commitment to safety standards.
Experience within a pilot or manufacturing environment.
Required license or certification:
Forklift license may be required within first 90 days of hire.
A valid driver's license is required by date of hire with a valid NC driver's license within 90 days.
Licenses and certifications must be maintained as a condition of employment.
Position Number: 00108023
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