35.14 per hour
about 2 months ago
Temp to Perm
Monroe Staffing, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions, is a leading staffing agency in the U.S. in the light industrial sector.
We are currently hiring a PLC Programmer (Electronic Tech) for a large tobacco manufacturing plant, located in Clarksville, TN.
Eligible employees can elect from a variety of benefits plan choices, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Life insurance, and Short-Term Disability.
Location: Clarksville, TN 37040
Note: Training for this position will take place at our Memphis location. All expenses are covered and paid. Training is 8 non-consecutive weeks.
The PLC Programmer will perform preventive maintenance and equipment/facility repairs, both mechanical and electrical, to ensure the production of high-quality tobacco semi-finished products in a large manufacturing plant.
Responsibilities of the PLC Programmer:
PLC Programmer will maintain and repair all electrical and electronic devices associated with equipment, machinery, or facility structure.
Design and assemble electrical control cabinets.
Program, troubleshoot and repair all electronic controls and industrial control systems on production equipment and facilities.
Troubleshoot PLC systems.
Interact and provide guidance to management, in determining the best engineered solutions for efficient production of high quality tobacco products.
PLC Programmer will provide 80% mechanical work and 20% electrical work during normal operations.
Be aware of the Company environmental, health & safety policies and comply with the objectives as it relates to the role.
Follow company safety rules.
Know the potential health & safety risks and environmental impacts of work activities and understand role in mitigating these impacts.
PLC Programmer is expected to understand responsibilities for compliance with regulatory requirements and company standards.
Complete EHS-required training and follow operational procedures.
Immediately report all injuries and illnesses.
Participate in EHS (Environmental Health & Safety) programs as required by assigned site/role (e.g., PULSAR safety observation program, Safety Triggers).
PLC Programmer will drive & support IWS implementation including DDS Drumbeat, Breakdown Elimination, and Defect Handling.
Maintenance Planning & Scheduling, Equipment Ranking, Lubrication, Spare Parts, Shop Tools & Supplies – 6S, and AM Pillar Support.
Educational Requirements for PLC Programmer:
High School Diploma and minimum of 5 years industrial electronic experience
OR Associate Degree in Electronics
OR completed two years toward an Engineering degree at an accredited university.
Requirements for PLC Programmer:
PLC Programmer must have 3 years of industrial electronic experience in maintaining electronic and electrical systems in a manufacturing environment.
Extensive knowledge of PLC systems.
Good troubleshooting abilities.
Excellent computer skills.
Strong mechanical and mathematical aptitude.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Attention to detail, proactivity, and effective follow-through.
Required to pass lift truck and scissor lift certification requirements.
Required to have valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving report.
Willingness and ability to work any shift and in varying departments.
Work Keys: Applied Math – Level 5, Workplace Documents – Level 6, Graphic Literacy – Level 4, Workplace Observation – Level 3 preferred, Applied Technology – Level 5.
Preferred Skills for Maintenance Technician:
Prefer experience with tobacco packaging/processing equipment and MMI and PLC navigation.
Experience with tobacco packaging and processing equipment.
Knowledge of and experience with SAP.
Industrial Vehicle Operation experience.
Experience using Computerized Maintenance Management System.
Physical Requirements of Maintenance Technician:
Walking, climbing, stooping, reaching, lifting up to 100 pounds, and working at heights up to 50 feet.
Must be able to work in hot/cold temperature environments.