Johnson & Johnson Careers

Automation Technician

Guelph, Ontario
Industrial Manufacturing

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3662180611

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and OTC products.

The Automation Technician will work in conjunction with the manufacturing teams, by providing day-to-day electrical and technical support and executing continuous improvement projects, within the processing and packaging departments.

- Direct packaging and manufacturing line support
- Initiate and execute manufacturing original equipment improvement projects and electrical/controls upgrades
- Install, repair and maintain electrical, electronic equipment, instrumentation as well as computerized systems (HMI, PC’s, vision systems & network troubleshooting) related to manufacturing machinery and systems.  
- Must be able to perform work to CSA and ESA standards
- Develop, implement and maintain preventative maintenance programs 
- Effectively use SAP PM to search history, create work orders, find parts and ensure supporting documentation is prepared
- Ability to create and modify electrical drawings, Process & Instrumentation Diagrams and schematics when required
- Assist with mechanical repairs as needed

Education and Experience Requirements:
Electrical/Electronic Technologist Diploma is required. Industrial Electrician License with appropriate experience will be considered
Minimum of 5-7 years of relevant work experience required, preferably in regulated manufacturing environment with an emphasis on automation 
Must have hands-on experience/programming competency in Rslogix, Micro Logics, Omron and Elau
In depth knowledge and experience with PLCs/PCs, electrical systems, instrumentation, motor controls systems and project management
Knowledge of and competence in the application of GMPs required
Previous experience with equipment commissioning, validation and troubleshooting is an asset
Previous experience with SCADA and historian design and programming is an asset
Capable of using electrical equipment to diagnose electrical issues

Knowledge & Technical Competency Requirements:
Ability to work as part of an interdepartmental team 
A strong electrical aptitude and high standards for workmanship
Ability to work outside of regular shift and for extended periods, in order to accommodate production schedules and meet project timelines
Must exercise initiative and good judgment in the process of completing equipment modification projects to improve overall performance
Work effectively under minimal supervision
Understanding of proactive maintenance in order to contribute in correcting problems before they become downtime issues
Ability to take ownership and be accountable for issues and to work proactively to resolve.  Ability to work efficiently to maximize department goals of minimizing equipment downtime
Demonstrated ability to coordinate the activities of a line installation, major equipment installation or upgrade, or a complex programming upgrade

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Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success. We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential.

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Inc. (7695)
Job Function
Industrial Manufacturing
Requisition ID