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Field Service PLC Programmer

Apr 18, 2024 Toronto, ON Jessica Birndorf Automation Technology

My name is Jessica Birndorf, a Recruiter with SCN (www.SCNteam.com).


We are partnering with an automation company that is hiring for a Field Service PLC Programmer.



Company Highlights

·    The company was founded in 1963

·    Today the company has 12 networked locations in Europe, North America, and Asia

·    Over 1,800 employees worldwide

· In 2022 the company had revenue of $73.0M

·    Industries: Mobility, Consumer goods, and Commercial goods

Position Highlights

·    Title: Filed Service PLC Programmer

· Full-Time Direct Hire


Background Requirements


  • Diploma or Degree in Electrical Engineering/CET with minimum 5 years of experience in related field
  • 3 years of control systems design and programming experience
  • Must be able to travel to local and international customer sites
  • A thorough understanding of electrical control systems for automated machinery
  • A good understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic control systems for automated machinery
  • Proven programming skills using Allen Bradley, Omron, and Siemens PLC’s and HMI’s
  • Proven control system troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with networking and communication protocols including fieldbus networks
  • Ability to use Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Must have a valid Ontario G Driver’s License
  • Must be able to legally travel through throughout Canada, United States, and Mexico for business purposes
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • 50-70% travel required in North America


Job Responsibilities

  • Analyze design specifications and customer requirements
  • Prepare functional specifications
  • Design of Controls System
  • Programming and testing of PLC-based manufacturing equipment
  • Graphical user interface development
  • Data acquisition programming
  • Integrate and test programs onsite
  • On-site troubleshooting and support of existing equipment
  • Writing operator and service manuals
  • Develop concepts and determine costs for proposals to customers
  • Development of Siemens, Omron, and Rockwell PLC and HMI programs
  • Prepare functional descriptions of process controls and sequence of operations
  • Assist customers and/or co-workers with electrical/programming issues
  • Troubleshoot and fix minor electrical issue
  • All other duties as assigned


What is Being Offered

·    Location: Toronto, Ontario

·    Money: Competitive salary

·    Relocation assistance

·    H1B sponsorship

·    Comprehensive health care benefits

·    Paid Vacation

·    401K with Matching

·    Bonus

·    Stability

·    Advancement



If you are interested and qualified, please send your updated resume as a MS Word document, and how you fit this specific position to jessica.birndorf@scnteam.com


Thank you for your consideration!

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We are always looking for highly motivated individuals who are sales and consulting oriented!