PLC Engineer

Aug 31, 2023

Job ID:136363


Job Position: PLC Engineer

Location: Arden, NC 28704

Pay Rate: $55000.00-85000.00

PLC Engineer

POSITION REPORTS TO: PLC Engineering Manager


The PLC Engineer will be responsible for programming, installing, and maintaining company systems.


  • Designs/tests/installs/commissions PLCs for automated warehouse picking systems.

  • Assists project teams in on-site system commissioning, building your knowledge and relationship with customers.

  • Completes on-site service, fine-tuning and preventative maintenance.

  • Provides remote and over-the-phone troubleshooting service in support of our 24/7 Support group.

  • Executes test protocols during all project phases and participates in design reviews.

  • Travels to customer sites to install and troubleshoot.

  • Supports Customer Service in the commissioning of our systems.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum Associate’s degree in Engineering or related field

  • 2+ years’ experience in programming

  • Experience with Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC’s

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work as a team member.

  • Proven ability to accurately troubleshoot electrical and software systems.

  • Ability to work well independently to complete all specific responsibilities with minimal supervision.

  • Travel is up to 40%


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel; and reach with hands and arms.

  • The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.