Allied Reliability is seeking a PLC Technician opportunity with an industry leading manufacturer in Cabot, VT.
Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
PLC Specialist works as part of the instrumentation and controls team (together with Electronic Technicians) to diagnose and troubleshoot motor control and automation systems along with mechanical systems and manufacturing equipment.
The PLC will troubleshoot, configure, and calibrate instrumentation (temperature, pressure, level and flow), chart recorders and single loop controllers minimizing downtime during plant operation.
Additional duties include items such as leading design and installation projects, PLC and HMI programming and maintaining and troubleshooting industrial networks.
Must have knowledge of basic electricity preferably with Journeyman or Master electrical license or similar level of experience in an industrial setting/technical education.
Strong proficiency in PLC programming (Rockwell Controllogix, SLC 500 and PLC5 software).
Strong proficiency in HMI programming (FTviewSE and FTView ME).
Strong knowledge of PID loops and process control concepts. Extensive experience troubleshooting control circuits on automation equipment with a broad range of equipment repair experience and mechanical aptitude including but not limited to hydraulics and pneumatics.