Careers

At Design & Assembly Concepts, we are always looking for qualified individuals to join our team. Below are some of the positions we have open.

CNC Operator

Electrical Automation & Controls Technician

PLC Programmer


CNC Operator

Job Description:

In this position, you will be responsible for cutting stock, setting up of parts and fixtures, and loading tools in CNC Mills and Lathe. The successful applicant will be provided with "on the job" and technical training to become competent in the manufacture of high tolerance parts utilizing CNC cutting equipment, while performing general machine shop duties.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Set up and operate CNC Lathes and Mills with a high degree of competency. Including: setting up fixtures, clamping raw stock to be machined, loading and selecting tools from tool list.
  • Adjust machine controls and change tool settings in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.
  • Inspect parts to ensure they meet specification according to print.
  • Perform machine maintenance as needed.
  • Perform other machine shop duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Experience setting up and operating CNC lathes and/or mills preferred.
  • Experience with general hand tools and basic measuring equipment.
  • Must have good math skills including the metric and standard systems.
  • Have general understanding of basic machine shop equipment and its safe operation.
  • Ability to safely operate forklifts a plus.
  • Wire EDM and/or Water Jet operating experience a plus.

Please forward resume via email at hr@dac-us.com or fax (512) 528-9429.


Electrical Automation & Controls Technician

Job Description:

person would be responsible for developing and maintaining electrical control systems and subsystems involved in projects. The successful candidate should have a basic understanding of industrial electronic devices and how they are applied as well as the ability to work both alone and with others. Overtime and travel may be required to meet project deadlines.

Education:

Bachelor’s degree and/or 4 years’ experience in related field.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assembly and wiring control cabinets.
  • Specify electronic and control components.
  • Generate electrical schematics.
  • Hands-on electrical and controls assembly and debug.
  • Develop software documentation
  • Create electrical/control component BOMs.
  • Install and setup robotic systems.
  • Mechanical assembly of robotic and automation systems
  • Complete work within project schedules.

Qualifications

  • Associate degree or equivalent plus at least 1+ year experience in a technical field with electrical influence.
  • Basic knowledge of electronic circuitry and wiring schematics.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to multi task.
  • Basic PLC knowledge a plus.
  • Knowledge of machine controls and pneumatics. 

Hands-On Training Opportunities

  • Fanuc Robotics setup and programming
  • PLC programming utilizing Allen Bradley, Omron, and Siemens PLC’s
  • HMI programming utilizing Red Lion, Panel View, Omron, and Siemens HMI’s
  • Configuration of VFD’s and servos.

 

We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

Please forward resume via email at hr@dac-us.com or fax (512) 528-9429.


PLC Programmer

Job Description:

The successful candidate will participate in quoting and be responsible for designing, and implementing the controls portion of automation for DAC's custom systems. Typical hardware involved includes HMI's, PLC's, Robots, Control Panels, and general controls supporting manufacturing systems. In this position you would be expected to work with minimal day-to-day supervision and direction, frequently working independently in the execution of projects in order to maintain and optimize project schedules.

Education:

Bachelor’s degree and/or 4 years’ experience in related field.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • PLC and HMI programming of automated machinery using Rockwell Software RS Logix 5000 and Factory Talk.
  • Onsite installation, startup, and customer acceptance testing.
  • Preparation of project documentation.
  • Other aspects of electrical/controls projects.

Experience:

  • Some programming experience with PLC's, HMI's, and VFD's.
  • Specific experience with Allen-Bradley PLC's, PanelView, RedLion, a plus.
  • Some awareness with Database coordination a plus.
  • Any knowledge of higher level software technologies like; XML, .NET, VB6/.NET, C#.NET or VC++ a plus.
  • Experience surrounding development of controls design, functional definitions, and HMI design.
  • Experience with control panel design consisting of communications, device connections, PLC's, and VFD's.
  • Experience with motion control a plus.
  • Any knowledge Fanuc Robot controllers a plus.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

Please forward resume via email at hr@dac-us.com or fax (512) 528-9429.