PDS Tech Inc Electronic Engineer/Technician in Muscatine, Iowa
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an Electronic Technician in Muscatine, IA.
Fixes technical problems by applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics.
Lays out, builds, tests, troubleshoots, repairs, and modifies developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, systems, and related products and services.
Designs, develops, and tests all aspects of electrical components, equipment, and machinery.
Performs a variety of tasks.
Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Drive best practices and value-added cost control for electrical components of process operations and the maintenance of the components
Together with process and mechanical engineers, develop scopes defining improvement projects (safety, yields, capacity, quality, reliability and cost improvement), including alternatives and cost-benefit analysis, as needed
Specify instruments (flow, pressure, temperature, etc.), control devices, motors, and other electrical components
Review and evaluate vendor information for instrumentation and electrical components and determine suitability for specific project applications
Prepare maintenance plans for restoring equipment to operating condition in a minimum amount of time, balancing repair cost and minimizing future failures
Create and modify documentation related to process operation, safety, and applicable environmental regulations, as needed – including electrical drawings and engineering flow diagrams/P&ID diagrams
Comply with plant safety rules and actively work to improve safety through coaching or engineered improvements.
Working knowledge of Engineering tools and software and ability to read and understand process flow diagrams, line drawings P&ID and schematics.
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 2-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.