The Maintenance Engineering Tech position requires a vast background in high-end automation troubleshooting and programming to ensure industrial machinery and equipment runs smoothly and reliably. The Technician regularly inspects buildings, equipment, and techniques to identify any issues, repairs faulty equipment and damaged structures, and performs preventative maintenance as needed. The Technician troubleshoots and makes repairs based on working knowledge of complex automation systems and has working knowledge of Industrial Robotics Systems with the ability to learn modern technologies that are implemented in the future. Technicians will also build a strong working knowledge of the existing Fiber Laser Cutting Systems, Automated Powder Paint Application System, and numerous types of PLC controlled equipment.
Troubleshoots and programs complex electrical systems.
Utilizes mechanical, electrical, and controls schematics.
Troubleshoots complex Automation Control Systems.
Performs PLC Programming and Automation Controls.
Troubleshoots and repairs complex pneumatic systems.
Repairs and maintains building systems.
Performs preventive maintenance as required.
ALL OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED
Minimum Degree Required: Trade, Tech or Vocational Education
Preferred Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Years of experience: 3 to 5 years in Controls Engineering, PLC Programming, and Industrial Robotics.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITY:
Strong background and understanding of complex electrical systems.
Ability to read and use Mechanical, Electrical, and Controls Schematics
Experience in troubleshooting complex Automation Control Systems
Proficient in PLC Programming and Automation Controls
Working knowledge of Industrial Robotics Systems
Ability to troubleshoot and repair complex pneumatic systems
Have a solid understanding of mechanical and hydraulic systems
Must have extensive knowledge of Automation Control Systems
PLC Programming experience required
Ability to troubleshoot and repair complex Automation Controls Systems
Strong working knowledge of AC and DC Electrical systems
Industrial Robotics experience required
Regular computer work, walking and standing
Occasional lifting up to 50lbs
Ability to work in all weather conditions
Ability to stoop, crawl, or kneel while working on equipment
Ability to work at heights higher than floor level
Ability to stand for extended amounts of time
Outside and inside
Extreme noise, intermittent
Fumes, smoke, or gasses
Solvents (degreasing agents)
Slippery or uneven walking surfaces
Performs duties within scope of general company policies, procedures, and objectives. Analyzes problems and performs needs assessments. Uses judgment in adapting broad guidelines to achieve desired result. Regular exercise of independent judgment within accepted practices. Makes recommendations that affect policies, procedures, and practices.
Full Time Benefits Summary:
Enjoy discounts on retail merchandise, our restaurants, world-class resorts and conservation attractions!
Bass Pro Shops is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are administered without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Qualified individuals with known disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws.
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please visit your nearest location or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bass Pro Shops is North America’s premier outdoor and conservation company. Founded in 1972 when Johnny Morris began selling tackle out of his father’s liquor store in Springfield, Missouri, today we provide customers with premier destination retail in more than 150 locations across North America. In 2017 Bass Pro Shops acquired Cabela’s to create a “best-of-the-best” experience with superior products, dynamic locations and outstanding customer service. Guided by the visionary leadership of our founder and CEO Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is making a significant impact in on the future of conservation and the communities we serve. More than 40 years after Johnny began helping people connect with nature through a tiny bait shop, our conservation mission is to inspire people to enjoy, love and conserve the great outdoors. Beyond retail, Bass Pro Shops also operates White River Marine Group, the world’s largest manufacturer of boats, plus award-winning resorts and nature destinations including Big Cedar Lodge, America’s Premier Wilderness Resort. Our passion for connecting people to nature extends to our CLUB program where customers earn points toward free gear and experiences, and a series of not-for-profit conservation attractions.