PLC Automation Technician - 3rd Shift

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Job Title: PLC Automation Technician - 3rd Shift

Company: Agropur

Location: La Crosse, WI

Description: The PLC Automation Technician is responsible for designing, programming, repair and maintenance of programmable logic controller (PLC) systems. The PLC Automation Technician plays a key role in reducing cost and increasing capacity on the manufacturing lines by accelerating the development of our cutting-edge automation equipment and expediting the introduction of new findings into production processes.

Experience, Skills and Abilities: 

  • The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications):
    • Associate’s or Technical Degree in Electrical Technology or related field required.
    • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.
    • Minimum one (1) year of related experience required.
    • Experience with reading mechanical drawings and electrical schematics including knowledge of redlining schematics for updates required.
    • Experience with wiring electrical control panels or equipment remote actuators and inputs and outputs as well plumbing equipment, pneumatic or/and hydraulic lines required.
    • Experience planning, selecting, testing, installing and maintaining equipment and other types of systems required.
  • The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):
    • 4-20mA control Loops.
    • Motor Control Centers utilizing voltages from 120vac to 480vac.
    • Variable Frequency Drives.
    • Rockwell PLC Programming Software Legacy and Logix based.
    • Rockwell View Studio (ME) Version 6 and up.
    • Intouch (Wonderware) Development utilizing version 2012 P01 and newer.
    • Intouch, Intouch Historian and SQL server2008.
    • Computer Server file locations and Network configuration.
    • AutoCAD or other Electrical Print Viewing Software.
    • Understanding P&ID’s.
    • Sound wiring principals and techniques.
    • Troubleshooting using Electrical prints, PLC logic, and measuring equipment.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: N/A

How to Apply: Please visit our online website

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