Electronic Technician in Lenox, IA at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 7/24/2019

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Job Description

Electronic Technician


The Purpose of the Electronics Technician is to repair, install and troubleshoot refrigeration systems throughout the plant. Work closely with production supervisors on day to day field device problems and perform other duties as assigned.

This position has the responsibility to comply with Safety work rules at all times as well as an obligation to reinforce Safety as a Core Value. Ensures that all policies, procedures and activities, related to Food Safety & Quality, are followed and complied with uniformly, in an effort to reduce product and process variability.


• Maintain and troubleshoot programmable logic controls and general wiring.

• RS view plus.

• RS logics 500 circuits.

• Understanding low voltage circuits.

• Knowledge of computer ladder logic programming.

• Understanding circuit boards and repairing.

• Calibrate and maintain all flow meters, metal detectors, level and pressure sensors.

• Support management on estimating all cost on upgrading or adding to control systems.

• Maintain and troubleshoot plant network issues.

• Maintain and troubleshoot all ladder logic, control logic and HMI software related issues.

• Maintain and troubleshoot computers related to machine automation.

• Maintain and troubleshoot all control and device issues related to utilities processes such as air handlers, boilers, freezers, and chillers.

• Adhere to safe work practices, follow GMP’s, maintain sanitary conditions and ensure that product quality is maintained. Report to management any conditions or practices that may adversely affect food safety, food quality or personnel safety.


• Strategic planning

• Good mechanical aptitude.

• Must be available for weekend work on an “as needed” basis.

• Must successfully pass Electronic TPC Module 8.

• Must be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision


• Ability to read wiring schematics.

• Ability to read ladder logic schematics.

• Prefer 3-4 years of electronics experience.

• Knowledge of industrial wiring.

• Good mechanical aptitude.

• Ability to safely lift 50 lbs. occasionally.

• Ability to communicate effectively.

• Must be available to work weekends.


Must have at least 3 to 5 year experience in Light industrial electronics or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.


Associate degree (AA) or equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.


Lenox, IA 50851

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.