Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Actalent Controls Technician in Vancouver, Washington


The Automation Controls Technician maintains and repairs components of the production machines and facilities equipment. The primary responsibility for this position is troubleshooting and diagnosing problems with regards to PLCs, Drives, and other automation controls. When not focused on automation controls, the person in this position may perform maintenance work on equipment in the factory.


Automation, Allen-bradley, Plc programming, Troubleshooting, Electrical, plc troubleshooting, plc maintenance, Hmi, Repair, Maintenance technician, Programming, Schematic, Preventive maintenance, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Installation, Allen bradley plc, Industrial, Electrical troubleshooting

Top Skills Details:

Automation,Allen-bradley,Plc programming,Troubleshooting,Electrical,plc troubleshooting,plc maintenance,Hmi,Repair,Maintenance technician,Programming,Schematic,Preventive maintenance

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  1. Drive zero downtime through diagnoses, troubleshooting, and repairs related to automated components such as PLCs and drives, as well as other equipment in the factory.

  2. Programs PLCs and drives as needed.

  3. Provides Automation solutions and process improvements through WCM, such as performing root cause analysis for breakdowns and failures.

  4. Performs Preventative maintenance activities on equipment and components as assigned

  5. Develops and provides training to others as part of supporting the plan for the maintenance department training needs, and skill gap competence improvement.

  6. Rebuilds and redesigns existing production equipment as needed for loss eradication, safety, and life cycle management.

  7. Updates and maintains machine documentation in the Teams site as needed, examples; schematics, PDFs, OPLs, MP best practices info, Factory bulletins, machine modification updates.

  8. Collaborates with IT, OT, and CBRE needs as necessary, examples; network, fiber, power distribution factory wid

  9. Participates in new equipment projects and improvements for loss eradication, safety, and life cycle management.

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.