CTG Controls Technician II in Wilmington, North Carolina

Title: Controls Technician II

Location: US-NC-Wilmington

Job Number: 18202390

CTG's premier global client in Wilmington, NC, has a long-term assignment for a Controls Technician. The successful candidate will write PLC software for automating and improving manufacturing equipment and processes; provide first and second level troubleshooting of equipment/process issues in the department; identify and support process improvements; and, uses judgment, experience and initiative to resolve problems and make recommendations.

Major responsibilities of this position are:

  • Writing PLC software for system integration of manufacturing equipment and processes

  • Provide first and second level troubleshooting of equipment/process issues

  • Receive training from engineering in technical SME (Subject Matter Expert) areas, on new processes/equipment and/or on procedural changes

  • Serve as a SME in specific technical areas to minimize engineering production support requirements

  • Develop/maintain a system to keep production teams current on process, equipment and procedures

  • Work with support groups and production teams to coordinate and direct equipment start-up, repair, troubleshooting, and process changes

  • Preventive Maintenance support

  • Help department achieve safety and Lean goals

  • Receive training in new processes/equipment and/or procedure changes from engineering

  • Provide technical training for associates


  • Minimum two year electrical degree preferred (Will consider experienced candidates with demonstrated skills)

  • No Degree - 10 years of work experience

  • 2 year degree - 5 years of work experience

  • 4 year degree - 3 years of experience

  • PLC programming is required; knowledge of Allen Bradley and Beckhoff PLC platforms preferred

  • Need electrical background and experience

  • Experience troubleshooting electrical circuits

  • Good process and equipment troubleshooting skills

  • Mechanically and Electrically inclined (aptitude for both)

  • Ability to handle/prioritize multiple tasks as necessary

  • Good written and verbal communication skills (detailed oriented)

  • Ability to train effectively

  • PC proficient (Excel, Word, SharePoint, Passdown)

  • Willing to act as a motivator and role model for the shift

  • Controlled response in emergency situations

  • Capable of using Diagnostic equipment

  • Electrical test equipment

This position pays on a W2 basis (no C2C or 1099's).

APPLY NOW for resume review by recruiter Pam Gewin!

IMPORTANT NOTE: All qualified candidates must successfully pass a background check and a drug screen to be considered for the position.

CTG’s Benefits Plan allows you to select insurance coverage that best suits your lifestyle, and take part in our savings programs and educational plans. We offer Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) Retirement Plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase plan. Our educational plan comprises access to more than 2,000 web-based technical, professional and business development courses.


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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