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Danaher Corporation Senior Technician Production Operations in Chaska, Minnesota

Monday-Friday 2PM-10:30PM

Sets up and operates automatic or semiautomatic machines and related equipment in a continuous production/processing operation. Monitors meters, gauges, valves, flow ratios, temperatures, pressures, and related controls and guidelines to ensure adherence to production/process specifications. Follows engineering drawings, work order information, Manufacturing Assembly Procedures, SOPs, and other written and verbal specifications in the manufacturing process. Installs, modifies, moves, troubleshoots, repairs and dismantles machinery and equipment according to requisition established documentation (e.g., SOPs), layout plans, blueprints or other drawings.


  • PLC Programming – read, modify, and understand programs with ability to troubleshoot

  • HMI programming – read, modify, and understand programs with ability to troubleshoot

  • Wire low and high voltage machine controls

  • Preventative maintenance as assigned

  • Determine root cause and implement countermeasures for software, electrical, and mechanical failures

  • Proactively monitor equipment performance to propose and implement solutions to improve equipment uptime and product quality

  • Writing and maintaining instructions for troubleshooting problems

  • Support operational user needs to ensure optimal equipment performance

Position Qualifications

  • Associates degree in Automation systems and Robotics or related field

  • 3+ Year of experience working with automation equipment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • High level of electrical and mechanical aptitude

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here.