PLC Programmer

PLC Programmer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a PLC Programmer to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with other engineering groups to facilitate a Systems Engineering approach to the plant and machine design;
  • Design, develop, maintain, document, troubleshoot, and debug PLC and HMI software.

Requirements:

  • Ability to read electrical diagrams;
  • Ability to read logic diagrams;
  • 3-5 years of PLC programming experience (Allen-Bradley Logix, PLC5, SLC; other platforms a plus);
  • Strong electrical & mechanical troubleshooting skills;
  • valid driver’s license;
  • Ability to read Process & Instrumentation drawings (P&IDs);
  • Team player who can adapt well to engineering standards;
  • Knowledge of VFDs, servos and common system interfaces (CIP, Field buses);
  • Ability to diagram using CAD software;
  • Knowledge of common industrial networks (EtherNet/IP, DeviceNet, ControlNet);
  • 3-5 years of HMI/SCADA design experience (Wonderware, factoryTalk View; other platforms a plus);
  • Strong technical writing and communication skills.