Description: PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a candidate for Assembly & Test Technician - Level 4 position located in Des Plaines, IL.
Test System Technician The Test System Technician position provides support for the layout, design, implementation, and take-down of test systems within the Company. Each test system is customized to simulate field signals going to large control systems controlling oil refining processes.
Responsibilities: - Using documentation from Engineering, design the I/O layout for test systems - Configuration of the test system per the design - Connecting test system to control system - Debug test system issues - Maintenance of approximately 15 fully customized test systems - Assist in the assembly of control systems - Assist in point-to-point testing of control systems Skills and Qualifications: - Associate’s degree with electrical emphasis, or training and experience developing electrical technician capabilities - 3+ years of electrical and/or test system technician experience - Firm understanding of the basics of digital and analog wired circuits - Ability to read electrical schematics and mechanical drawings - Ability to debug electrical issues - Working knowledge of MS Office products including Word, Excel, and Outlook - Ability to work both independently and with a team - Familiarity with client C300 & Safety Manager, Siemens S7, Allen Bradly Control Logix & Redundant I/O, and/or Triconex controller systems is a plus - Familiarity with thermocouple circuits, intrinsically safe barriers, and/or analog signal isolators is a plus
Special Considerations: Lifting is generally at or below 30Lbs. without significant repetitions. Moderate exposure to machinery and physical risks is anticipated.