PLC-HMI Programmer

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  • Location:

    Tyngsboro, United States

  • Sector:

    Electrical Engineers

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  • Contact:

    Bob Giusti

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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PLC-HMI Programmer
(6 Month Contract)
The position will be responsible the design, programming and implementation of control and data collection systems for custom manufacturing and test equipment. 
· Upgrade existing PLC based control systems on manufacturing equipment.
· Design & programming of control systems for new custom manufacturing equipment.
· Controls of stepper motors for precision, repeatable movement.
· Interfacing of PC (Excel/ VB programs) with HP/ Agilent test equipment to automate test data collection.
· Troubleshooting of existing manufacturing equipment control systems.
· Provide recommendations on ways to automate & improve existing manufacturing processes.
Qualifications / Experience:
· B.S Degree in Engineering or equivalent transferable experience.
· Minimum 2 Years’ Experience in developing controls for manufacturing equipment.
· Proficient in PLC & HMI Programming.
· Ability to design all aspects of control systems for Manufacturing Equipment.
· Experience interfacing with multiple stepper motors to precisely control motion.
· Experience integrating Excel/ VB with HP/Agilent test equipment.
· Proficient in Microsoft Office.
· Proficient with CAD (SolidWorks preferred).
· Ability to troubleshoot electrical circuits in controls systems.
· Well organized with excellent documentation skills.
· Excellent communication skills.
· Ability to multitask & work in a dynamic, fast paced manufacturing environment.
· Ability to work both independently and as a team member.
Beneficial Experience (not required)
· Familiarity with GPIB or other test equipment interface.
· Familiarity with Schneider, IMS, Anaheim Automation or Mitsubishi PLC systems.
· Experience with developing windows based programs to interface with motor controls.
· Experience working in a Manufacturing Environment.