Technical Operations Specialist


Rockford, Illinois – Movement Search and Delivery   is working with a multi-national pharmaceutical company that is stable, growing and extremely profitable. This growth has opened a position for an Operations Technical Specialist.

What you will do:  The Operations Technical Specialist sets up, installs and maintains electrical control systems including Servo systems (for example, Allen Bradley, Emerson, Elau), OITs (for example, Allen Bradley, Panelview, Panelview plus, RSView), PLCs (Allen Bradley SLC, Compact, Control Logix), loop controllers, sensors, ID readers, vision systems, VF and DC drives, labelers, lasers, thermo and ink jet printers, and robotics by checking power and wiring. The position troubleshoots control systems and power circuits up to 480 vac 3 phase by using electrical Volt/Ohm/Amp meters, standard hand tools, and/or a laptop with or without schematics and documentation. Additionally, the Operations Technical Specialist designs and updates electrical schematics by using AutoCad, operational descriptions, and related documentation, keeping programs and controls current, and researching new technology and determining how it can be applied.

What you will need: Associate’s Degree or Technical Certificate in Electrical. Experience in machine building. TABE testing. Knowledge of electrical devices in AC/DC control circuits (e.g., switches, relays, indicators, motor starters, overloads, contactors, fuses). This includes knowledge of types of devices, limits, and functions. Ability to draft equipment drawings and diagrams for design purposes using AutoCAD. Knowledge of the equipment used to rest machine calibrations and the parameters necessary to receive calibration certifications. Knowledge of and the ability to troubleshoot and diagnose electrical defects at the component level (e.g., transformers, relays, controllers). Knowledge of 3-phase electrical systems, including components, repair processes, and installation procedures. Knowledge of pneumatic systems and diagrams. Knowledge of and the ability to read and write programmable logic code for PLCs.

Our client offers an outstanding relocation package, comprehensive benefits and strong compensation.

What we offer: Honest and transparent representation to our clients…  it’s what we do.

If you have ALL of the required qualifications for this position and are skeptical about sending in a resume to someone you have never spoken with, give us a call. We try to rise above the recruiting rhetoric by giving our contact information in order to provide you as much information as possible. We go to great lengths to work directly with the hiring managers for the positions we represent so our job descriptions truly reflect the needs of the organization.

Please send your resume and current compensation  to:

Linda Larsen