Information Technology, Manufacturing, Automation & Industrial
4 Year Degree
An established manufacturer, located west of Pittsburgh, is seeking an IT Application Support Specialist.
Responsible for operating and maintaining technology products in 2 locations as well as providing services related to software, hardware, databases, networks and enterprise systems in multiple locations.
Maintain infrastructure for 2 partnered but geographically distant organizations. Continuously assess infrastructure to ensure requirements and demands are being met.
Work with external partners, including consultants, agencies and vendors, for the correct implementation of integration of new systems.
Assist with the installation of new hardware and software and provide technical support to employees and training sessions.
Provide SAP technical support to our management staff as well as other ‘stand-alone’ software platforms.
Develop the integration of SAP to drive automated shop floor machinery and provide daily manufacturing operation support.
Specify and implement an MES system that will help facilitate SAP to manufacturing equipment integration and provide a highly visible, paper free production process.
Work with department managers to document and overcome SAP inefficiencies including daily functionality and reporting requirements.
Facilitate the process of gathering and documenting business requirements.
Schedule Quality Assurance Activities to verify requirements have been met.
Facilitate communication between all groups involved to coordinate the transfer of technical specifications.
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field. Industry certifications or advanced level coursework is a plus.
Minimum of 5 years managing IT projects in support of a manufacturing organization.
Have experience with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software package. Having SAP project experience is a significant advantage.
Have substantial experience working with various software and hardware types.
Experience of working in a VMware environment an advantage.
Experience working on and supporting Microsoft’s Suite of products.
Have excellent IT, communication, leadership and management skills.
Have the ability to work on several projects simultaneously, covering multiple locations.
Must be able to work both in the USA and Canada; approximately 25% travel expected.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.