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PLC/ Controls Programmer

Automation Controls Programmer  (Ashland, Ohio) 

Our client in wastewater control is currently hiring an Automation Controls Programmer to work in brand new facility located in Ashland, Ohio. This position is a Direct Hire role. 

The Automation Controls Programmer is responsible for developing and implementing software applications for the controls market, including the development of control logic, data collection, operator interfaces, databases, and network architecture.

Key Responsibilities for this position include:
Review project budget, proposal, plans, and specifications of work with Project Manager, Sales Reps, external consulting engineers and end users.
Author and review project control descriptions.
Create required programs and interfaces, as well as configure controllers and computers as required per plans and specifications for PLC, HMI/OIT and PC-based SCADA systems, including development of graphics, alarming, trending, associated database work, historical logging and reporting and networking to other systems.
Perform factory and site testing to ensure software functionality.
Participate and assist with field start-up and commissioning of equipment.

2-year degree in Automation Control or a closely related field or 4-year BS in Electrical Engineering degree is preferred.
Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience.
Ability to program SCADA platforms such as Wonderware, VTSCADA, and Inductive Automation.
Ability to program OIT platforms such as Rockwell, Maple Systems, and Automation Direct
Knowledge of IPv4
Ability to program multiple PLC platforms, including Rockwell, Unitronics, and Horner
Basic ethernet networking
Telemetry experience is preferred
1-2 years of work experience in the water/wastewater field with proven track record of delivering designs within budget a huge plus! Knowledge and experience programming in the water and wastewater industry a huge plus!

Own your future and become an employee owner with this firm- A 100% employee owned company dedicated to water and wastewater control. Offering a broad end to end suite of products and services, including float switches, alarms, control panels, web-based SCADA and integrated systems, client is proud to provide innovative products with exceptional customer service. 

They are looking for the next exceptional employee owner to join the team representing the brand dedicated to designing and manufacturing control panels, engineered systems and SCADA services for 
municipal and industrial process water applications.

Client offers employee owners competitive wages, health insurance, full benefits package, opportunities for career advancement, extensive corporate training program, Employee Stock Ownership, 401(k) plans and up to 23 paid days off during the first year.

Why Kelly®?

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly® Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we’re here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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