Automation Technician II

  • DHL eCommerce
  • Hebron, KY
  • Apr 18, 2019
Facilities

Job Description


DHL eCommerce


Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/VET

Location: Kentucky, Hebron (CVG1)
Job Code: 4114
# of Openings: 1

SUMMARY:

Responsible for the working condition of all distribution center automated mailing equipment and the safety of its use.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Setup the use of tools and equipment prior to production for optimum safety levels
  • Troubleshoot, maintain, repair and rebuild automated mailing equipment
  • Ensure inkjet, poly-bag, and label machines are in proper working condition
  • Learn and maintain proficiency on all applicable software formats
  • Support in the update manuals and programs for automated equipment
  • Work with vendors and other internal groups to resolve maintenance issues, improve equipment reliability and minimize equipment downtime
  • Troubleshooting Subject Matter Expert in automation machines
  • Operate machines as assigned (VSorts, APEs, Xstream sorters, Intellistars, VIPS, among others)
  • Train other employees in the proper use and basic maintenance of automation machines
  • Submit reports and participate in weekly Tech calls
  • Other duties as assigned to include general maintenance
  • Provide guidance and training to Automation Tech I employees

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • 4+ years of experience in a similar role in manufacturing or automated distribution facility
  • Technical Certification or Associates degree in electrical engineering preferred

    CHARACTERISTICS/SKILLS:
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to be flexible with schedule
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within automation field; Strong mechanical skills
  • Proficiency with computers and strong understanding of MS Excel
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Positive and team oriented attitude

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • Walk, bend, push, reach and lift up to 50 lbs (additional weight may be required with assistance)
  • Ability to sit and stand for hours at a time
  • Noise level generated from other distribution activity can be somewhat loud at times, but no damaging levels or protective equipment required
  • Temperature in the distribution center can vary greatly from warm to cool
  • Travel less than 10% of the time

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