2751 Antelope Road, Sabetha, Kansas 66534
785-284-0080

Start-up Technician

Start-up Technician

The start-up technician is responsible for onsite start-up, testing, and I/O checkout of controls systems at industrial locations as well as commissioning and customer training for NorthWind systems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interface with the customer, mechanical and electrical installers, etc.
  • Confirm equipment installation matches the flow diagram
  • Answer questions regarding the electrical drawings and other items within the NorthWind scope of work.
  • I/O checkout – from the field device to the graphics
  • Provide support to the programmer during sequence testing and initial operation
  • Travel required – must have a valid driver’s license

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Understanding of Ladder Logic, troubleshooting/understanding of controls wiring, and proficient with computers required

Required Qualifications:

  • Degree or certificate in SCADA system or equivalent experience in related field of training

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years’ experience preferred

 Physical Abilities/Work Environment:

Includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Climbing, kneeling, reaching, and finger mobility
  • Occasionally exerting up to 20 pounds of force
  • Subject to temperature changes, noise, or hazards

*This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.

Send a resume to careers@northwindts.com

NorthWind is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers competitive wages and benefits