Electronic Technician

Application deadline:

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 12:57pm


thyssenkrupp Crankshaft Company


The E-Tech reports to the Electronic Services Group Leader and is responsible for troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing plant equipment with regards to electronic components and programming.

Major Areas of Responsibility

  • Troubleshooting and repairing plant equipment
  • PLC programming

Specific Responsibilities of the Job

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair plant equipment involving checking voltages, changing out bad components, switching out gauges, as well as making camera and software adjustments
  • Program PLCs and diagnose machine faults/failures related to CNC, Servo, AC Motion Controls, related electronic components
  • Research and recommend machine control upgrades to address outdated controls
  • Document changes to electrical drawings and generate upgraded drawings
  • Prepare daily log reports and document/track the off shift activity to ensure proper follow up on machine problems and repairs

Standards of Performance

  • Minimizes downtime and improves machine efficiency


  • Education/Credentials/Certifications
    • Associate’s Degree in Electronics curriculum
  • Length of Experience
    • minimum 2-5 years of experience troubleshooting electronic controls in a manufacturing setting
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    • Knowledge of electronics
    • Understanding of schematics and program reading
    • Knowledgeable in a variety of machine software
    • Basic algebraic mathematical ability
    • Understanding of standard to metric conversions
    • Excellent oral and written language ability
    • Ability to follow step-by-step procedures
    • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
    • Willingness to learn
    • Excellent computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 




Years of experience: 

  • 3 - 5 years



Required degree level: 

  • High school
  • Associate's degree
  • Other

Worksite Info: 

This is us – your new employer thyssenkrupp integrated its Forging & Machining and Undercarriage businesses to start the new business unit Forged Technologies. With roughly 7,000 employees at 18 production sites in seven different countries, thyssenkrupp Forged Technologies has sales of over one billion euros and operates over 50 forging press lines and more than 150 machining and assembly lines in seven countries. The product portfolio includes undercarriage systems for heavy machinery as well as crankshafts, connecting rods, pistons, chassis products, transmission systems and rotor shafts for the automotive industry.


Your benefits with us We offer an outstanding Benefits Package that includes: Company Tuition Reimbursement Package. Quarterly Bonus Program 401K Match 120 hours of Paid Time Off after completion of Probation Period Competitive wage with a Skill Pay Program that includes a work service credit on relative education and experience Comprehensive medical plans with flexible cost options ranging from $4.62 to $57.62 a week. We also have a Preventative Healthcare and Medical Program with additional premium discount on medical insurance premiums Dental plans ranging from $0.48 to $4.15 a week Vision Plans ranging from $0.35 to $3.69 a week Company Paid Life, AD&D, Short Term Disability, & Long Term Disability 11 paid Holidays Gym Membership Reimbursement