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Senior PLC Programmer

  • LocationConcord, ON L4K 5R2 - Canada
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:19 days ago
  • Job no: EBKYY
  • Category: Skilled Trades

PLC Programmer

  • Concord, ON
  • Full-time permanent
  • $26-36/ hour + benefit package

Ian Martin Workforce is working with North America's leading designer and manufacturer of large hydraulic presses. The business has taken off with the production of fully automated hydraulic press lines and die-handling equipment

We are looking to hire a PLC Programmer that is responsible for the design & development of PLC and HMI programs and the start-up & commissioning of hydraulic presses and related automation

Day to Day:

  • Read and understand schematic drawings and troubleshoot electrical panels.
  • Program modern PLCs, specifically on Allen Bradley RSLogix/Studio 5000 and Siemens Step 7 TIA platforms.
  • Motor drives (VFD, Soft starter) understanding, commissioning, and start-up.
  • Understanding of machinery safety, programming of safety devices with safety PLC.
  • Industrial Networks understanding and configuration such as Ethernet/IP, Profinet, and Modbus TCP/IP.
  • Sound Knowledge of PID controller concept and tuning for motion applications.
  • Communication with customers and co-workers during programming and machine commissioning

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Past work experience in large industrial machinery manufacturing and has been responsible for programming from scratch and commissioning in the field.
  • Experience and understanding of other common electrical devices/modules, such as control relays, switches, sensors, temperature controllers.
  • Any experience with “Delta” hydraulic motion controllers would be a great asset.
  • Certificate of Qualification related to Electrical, Automation and PLC Programming
  • The ability to travel internationally at short notice and to maintain composure in a pressured environment are key attributes that are required

Other Benefits:

  • Paid uniforms
  • Traveling allowance
  • Safety boot allowance, eye & hearing protection, and other PPE provided by the company.
  • Room for advancement – mentorship & advancement opportunities
  • On the job training (some certification costs paid by the company) 
  • Opportunity to work with industry-leading technology.
  • Employee appreciation events
  • The ability to travel to new places in Canada & internationally.
  • Employment Equity & Accommodation for Persons with Disabilities

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a Skilled Trades professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Workforce, we exist to connect people like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Published on 07 Oct 2021, 6:07 PM