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Electrical Tech

Continental Structural Plastics Conneaut Full-Time
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Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) is an innovative and full-service Tier One supplier with a global presence and emphasis in development for lightweight technologies. CSP offers employees the opportunity to join a leading edge company within the composite material industry and enjoy the benefits offered by a growing company in North America and internationally.

We are seeking an Electrical Tech for our Conneaut, OH Plant.

Position Summary:

  • Recommend new and trouble shoot current electronic, electrical and mechanical systems, including pneumatics and robotics on N/C equipment, as well as machinery and equipment with microprocessors (PLC's) and control systems.

  • Essential Job Functions:

  • Work with engineering in the design and installation of new equipment and modification to existing equipment.

  • Installation and trouble shoot machine relays, proximity switches, limit switches, sensors, high and low voltage components. 3 phase, single phase power supplies. Trouble shoot and diagnose large and small 3 phase motors.

  • Has responsibility for continuous improvement, corrective actions and quality of products.

  • Collect, update and maintain files for all machines including wiring diagrams, schematics, parts lists, installation manuals, trouble shooting and preventative maintenance manuals.

  • Establish direct contacts with key technical services and vendors to maintain

  • up-to-date knowledge of control systems and techniques for trouble shooting and purchasing for the maintenance department.

  • Establish spare parts and inventory control on maintenance computer.


  • At least two years of trade school in hydraulics, electronics and mechanical maintenance or equivalent on-the-job training with proven results. High school graduate or equivalent vocational training.

  • Background in trouble shooting compression or injection presses is preferred.

  • SPCC (Spill Prevention Containment Countermeasures) - oil.

  • Must possess problem solving and decision making techniques, be able to work well without direct supervision and adaptable to new ideas and responsibility.

  • Able to analyze and solve production problems, making judgments in priority.

  • Must be able to cover line calls for electrical and pneumatic systems.

  • Familiar with Programmable logic controllers.

  • Must be able to collect, update and maintain files for all machines including wiring diagrams, schematics, part lists and maintenance manuals.

  • Complete appropriate documentation and log books.

  • Working knowledge of molding processes and secondary equipment.

  • Be able to drive Forklift.

  • Be able to lift at least 30 lbs.

  • Be able to work any shift.

  • Be able to work overtime with little or no notice.

  • Must be mechanically oriented.

  • Support and assist all work centers.

  • Keep machinery, equipment and plant structure in operating condition.

  • Must be able to prioritize workload with other work centers.

  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance.

  • Assist in shut down and start up of the plant according to procedures.

  • Must possess problem solving skills. Able to analyze and solve problems, making judgements in priority.

  • Adaptable to new ideas and responsibility.

  • Must be able to work well without direct supervision.

  • Good oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills to work effectively with others.

  • Manual dexterity required in bending, lifting and control of arms, wrists and hands in various positions.


Recommended skills

Mechanical Systems
Low Voltage
Wiring Diagram
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