Automation Technician / 55893
East SyracuseNY Contract To Hire $18.00 - $19.00

Automation Technician (55893)

HOURS: 2nd shift - Monday-Friday (3pm to 11pm) - overtime and weekend work may be required at times

PAY RATE: $18/hr. + DOE

CPS Recruitment is partnering with an established company in East Syracuse, NY to find an Automation Technician to join their team!

Safety is a huge focus for this organization, offering the opportunity to earn a safety bonus of up to $1000 annually! An on-site café, a climate-controlled environment, and career development are benefits to working for this company! Apply today!

Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Troubleshoots and repairs automated assembly and process equipment
  • Sets-up automated assembly and process equipment for specific production runs
  • Supports the production floor by answering equipment repair and trouble-shooting requests.
  • Performs preventive or corrective maintenance on automated assembly systems, process, and ancillary equipment
  • Installs, sets-up, and rebuilds automation assembly and process equipment as required
  • Provides excellent internal customer service to the Machine Operators through quick response time, effective communication, and resolution of issues.
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly fashion, abiding by company rules and safety regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Technical Certification or Vocational Training and 3+ years of related experience. Associate’s degree in Mechanical Technology preferred.
  • Prior experience in troubleshooting and repairing high speed automated assembly systems including the mechanical devices, hydraulic and pneumatic circuits, programmable logic controllers, electrical circuits, and the human-machine interfaces that are present on the mentioned systems.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with proficiency in various instruments and hand tools, such as electrical multi-meters and precision measuring devices.
  • Proficiency in the ability to read and comprehend electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic diagrams and blueprints.
  • Basic knowledge of PLC controls, Servo Drives, VFD drives, and High Speed Vision Inspection Systems.
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office

Applicants must follow the CPS employment guidelines and be willing to comply with our drug screening policy and other pre-employment requirements.

How to Apply:

For consideration, please submit a resume to the following:


Fax: 315-458-5899

Further questions, call 315-883-5508

CPS Recruitment is an Equal Opportunity Employer