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Kodak Automation Controls Technician in Rochester, New York

21784BRPosition Title:Automation Controls TechnicianPosition Description: Kodak is Hiring!

We are looking for an experienced Automated Controls Technician to join our Advanced Materials and Chemicals Division team in Rochester, NY. The position is in our polyester roll film operation within Eastman Business Park in Rochester, NY. Our volumes are growing and we need to expand our workforce. At this stage of our comeback, Kodak is truly a place where you can make a difference.

In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for the installation, configuration, troubleshooting, calibration, repair and/or replacement of electronic instrumentation and controls normally found in an industrial plant setting to include:

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair failures on production process control systems and equipment

  • Desire to learn to read and edit process control system programs, programmable logic controllers (PLC), and distributed control systems (DCS)

  • Ability to record data

  • Ability to change focus based on priorities

  • Construct process monitoring and control systems from specific instrumentation and communication devices, installs, views control systems programs, calibrates, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs major controls systems and peripheral devices per manufacturer's specification

  • Reads complex schematics, wiring diagrams, piping and instrumentation drawings (PIDs), instrument loop, and shop drawings for the purpose of installation, troubleshooting and repairing of major systems and minor subsystems and components; should have some ability to troubleshoot.

  • Provide technical support for the operation, maintenance and continuous improvement of manufacturing instrumentation and process control systems.

  • Implement improvements in systems capabilities that will increase the ability to meet customer requirements, including safe and reliable operations, and improve business competitiveness, using Six Sigma methodology as applicable.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Willingness to learn other manufacturer control systems.

  • Experience with Rockwell Automation (PLC5/Contrologix), Reliance DCS, ABB MOD 300/800XA, Emerson Ovation/Delta V, control systems is considered a plus.

  • Associates degree in Instrumentation/Controls, Electronics OR Military job training in a Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) field that required extensive electronic application.OR any combination of related education, experience, certifications and licenses that will result in a candidate successfully performing the essential functions of the job.

  • Must demonstrate proper effective analytical troubleshooting/Root Cause Analysis skills

  • Ability to align and adjust various pieces of equipment, when needed

  • Must always be SAFE with quality workmanship

  • Good Communication

  • Work with a team and individually

  • Proficient in software tools such as Outlook, Word, Excel

Position Number:21784BRCareer Area:ManufacturingMinimum Education Level:High School Diploma or GEDPosition Type:Full TimeGeographic Location:USA - NY - RochesterExperience Level:2-10 Years EOE Policy Statement:Kodak is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are free to apply without regard to race, color, religion, sex/gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, national origin, age, disability or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Read our EOE Policy Statement ( .Employment Sponsorship Notification:Any candidate/applicant requiring sponsorship now or in the future for employment visa status will not be considered for this position. Kodak as an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage you to look for jobs where sponsorship will be provided.