Associate Controls Technologist

General Motor
October 13, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Working Time:Full time
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Onsite: This position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis.

The Role

As an Associate Controls Technologist with General Motors, you will be embarking on an exciting and dynamic career in Automation and Manufacturing Engineering. This is a developmental role that will utilize formal training along with direct hands-on experience to create highly effective controls engineers. You will have a chance to work with and learn from a world class controls team, within a framework that promotes career growth.

Upon completion of the controls training program, you will be able to work independently in supporting new product launches and providing controls and automation support to GM production facilities.

What You'll Do (Responsibilities)

  • Learn and develop working knowledge of the GM Common Controls Architecture, including PLC, HMI, Drive Controllers, industrial robotics, machine vision, and communication software

  • Learn and develop troubleshooting skills for electrical hardware and software problems in manufacturing operations

  • Learn how to read, interpret, and modify electrical drawings and circuits

  • Learn and support GM Safety Policies and Specifications

  • Additional Description

    Your Skills and Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • Enthusiasm to learn a critical skill and new technologies

  • Strong interest in the STEM fields, with aptitude in Math and Sciences

  • Comfortable working with computers, including Microsoft Office Suite

  • Excited to work in groups and cross-functional teams

  • Must be willing to work weekends and off-shifts

  • Travel to suppliers and plants will be required

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)

  • Post High School Education or Technical Training in a STEM area

  • Exposure or Experience working with robotics

  • Exposure or Experience with automation systems

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment

  • About GM

    Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

    Why Join Us

    We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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    Diversity Information

    General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

    The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at [email protected] or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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