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PLC Programmer, Engineer (or Technologist)

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in confidence. In a covering letter and resume describe exactly how your education and experience meet each of the requirements of this position. Please email resumes to <a href="mailto:rdengjobs@nicholsonmfg.com">rdengjobs@nicholsonmfg.com</a>

The PLC Programmer, Engineer (or Technologist):
1)    work in the R&D Team developing new products
2)    providing technical support to our customers, production, sales and service
3)    providing technical and quality control support to our partner companies
4)    provides support, as required, to all areas of the R&D Team
 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
•    Design and/or redesign products utilizing best practices
•    Review designs for manufacturability
•    Participate in the Continuous Improvement Activities
•    Participate in the Lean Manufacturing Initiatives
•    Carry out assigned projects relating to R&D and production
•    Backfill for the other team members, as required

SKILLS
•    Excellent computer literacy and knowledge of AutoCAD, and Inventor (or similar 3D CAD software), and Microsoft Office
•    Solid knowledge and experience in industrial electrical system engineering and control system engineering
•    Experience programming, designing and troubleshooting for PLC’s (Allen Bradley, Siemens)
•    Prior experience programming, layout design and troubleshooting experience for HMI display units
•    Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team, in a fast paced, manufacturing environment
•    Efficiently plan time to manage multiple tasks with competing deadlines
•    Demonstrated ability to take ownership and responsibility for assigned tasks
•    Demonstrated detail oriented and organized work style
•    Ability to systematically analyze problems and procedures
•    Proven project management skills

QUALIFICATIONS
•    BSc. in Electrical Engineering with experience in a related industry (or Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology with equivalent experience)
•    Registered P.Eng. (or ASTTBC) or eligibility for registration
•    Three to five years’ experience in design and programming of industrial electrical systems, preferably in forestry
•    Excellent English communication skills (written and oral) with the willingness and ability to travel internationally


Posted: October 29, 2018
Closes: December 28, 2018
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in confidence. In a covering letter and resume describe exactly how your education and experience meet each of the requirements of this position. Please email resumes to <a href="mailto:rdengjobs@nicholsonmfg.com">rdengjobs@nicholsonmfg.com</a>
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