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Associate PLC Programmer
CA - Newport Beach
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Summary
 
The Associate PLC Programmer is responsible for programming Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI’s) used for the control and automation of custom systems built for Compressed and Liquefied Natural Gas fueling stations.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned: Supervisory Responsibilities
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
 
Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  Education and/or Experience            
 
A minimum of 1 year of related experience in the areas outline above, plus education/or training in the areas outline below.; or equivalent combination of education and experience with PLC and HMI design and programming
 
A 3 year Post Secondary Career & Technical Education Program (CTE) Endorsement/Diploma or an Industrial Automation Bachelor of Science Degree with a focus in the following areas,
•     Industrial Automation Networks
•     Industrial Automation Measurement
•     Industrial Safety Principles and Management
•     Industrial Automation Systems
•     Industrial Motion Control
•     Project Management and Budgeting
•     Quality Management
•     Systems Design and Integration
•     Systems Implementation
•     Technical Writing
•     Experience or familiarity with one or multiple PLC programing languages including Siemens, Allen Bradley and Horner.
•     Knowledge of National Electrical Code and NFPA regulatory standards.
 
Plus 1-2 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with PLC and HMI design and programming
 
Language Skills
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
 
Mathematical Skills             
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
                       
Reasoning Ability                                                    
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
 
Computer Skills       
Knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications and AutoCAD software.
      
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Certified Siemens, Horner and/ or Allen Bradley PLC programmer preferred.

Physical Demands
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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to walk and sit.  The employee is occasionally required to stand.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Always practice good judgment and refer to the safety guidelines.
 
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Always practice good judgment and refer to the safety guidelines.
 
The noise level while working on the equipment in the field is typically LOUD (+90db)

 
Summary
 
The Associate PLC Programmer is responsible for programming Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI’s) used for the control and automation of custom systems built for Compressed and Liquefied Natural Gas fueling stations.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned: Supervisory Responsibilities
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
 
Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  Education and/or Experience            
 
A minimum of 1 year of related experience in the areas outline above, plus education/or training in the areas outline below.; or equivalent combination of education and experience with PLC and HMI design and programming
 
A 3 year Post Secondary Career & Technical Education Program (CTE) Endorsement/Diploma or an Industrial Automation Bachelor of Science Degree with a focus in the following areas,
•     Industrial Automation Networks
•     Industrial Automation Measurement
•     Industrial Safety Principles and Management
•     Industrial Automation Systems
•     Industrial Motion Control
•     Project Management and Budgeting
•     Quality Management
•     Systems Design and Integration
•     Systems Implementation
•     Technical Writing
•     Experience or familiarity with one or multiple PLC programing languages including Siemens, Allen Bradley and Horner.
•     Knowledge of National Electrical Code and NFPA regulatory standards.
 
Plus 1-2 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with PLC and HMI design and programming
 
Language Skills
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
 
Mathematical Skills             
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
                       
Reasoning Ability                                                    
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
 
Computer Skills       
Knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications and AutoCAD software.
      
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Certified Siemens, Horner and/ or Allen Bradley PLC programmer preferred.

Physical Demands
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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to walk and sit.  The employee is occasionally required to stand.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Always practice good judgment and refer to the safety guidelines.
 
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Always practice good judgment and refer to the safety guidelines.
 
The noise level while working on the equipment in the field is typically LOUD (+90db)

 
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