Electrical Engineer PLC Programmer

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Location
Bristol, Vermont
Industry
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Salary
US$ 50,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_32537
Contact
Jana Venable, Spherion
Phone
(802)-864-5900
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Job Description

We are recruiting for an Electrical Engineer for our client, a growing company, in Bristol, VT! This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced or entry level Electrical Engineer to join a growing business! This position will involve working with the Maintenance Manager and Fleet Manager to implement and remain in compliance with environmental law and safety standards. The role will primarily involve PLC programming for control systems within the facility. Previous PLC programming experience is a plus, but not required, in-house training will be provided.

Responsibilities:
-The goal is to keep the PLC programming and general electrical expertise in-house, with PLC programming being the most important.
- Learn about all PLC systems on site, becoming familiar with the system structure and with the functions of each machine center or process.
- Take on responsibility for PLC programming for all systems, the majority being Allen Bradley systems with some Siemens units as part of the purchased kiln controls system.
- 3D scanning systems and a new scanning edger need regular monitoring to ensure proper performance and work with the manufacturer on maintenance and updates.
- Work with maintenance manager and fleet manager on maintenance, repair and improvements of machinery and control systems throughout entire plant.
- Take on minor electrical work under the supervision of our outside contractor
- Work with maintenance manager and fleet manager on environmental compliance, staying current on changes in the law and implementing the most practical solutions.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Skills:
-Previous electrical engineering experience and certifications
-Previous experience with PLC programming preferred, but not required
-Ability to work as part of a team
-Strong communication skills
-Excellent problem-solving skills

Education:
Associate

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Apply today at spherion.com/apply or send your resume to BurlingtonVTJobs@Spherion.com

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