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Electronic/PLC Technician (EPLCT)

Hoosick Falls, NY - Posted on: Tuesday 05/24/16


The Electronic/PLC Technician (EPLCT) will have a working knowledge of electrical systems and be comfortable with troubleshooting both AC and DC circuits. The EPLCT will always follow safety rules and guidelines, while working in and around industrial environments and under pressure situations.


Experience/Knowledge Requirements:

  • 1 – 5 years’ experience in an industrial environment preferred
  • Working knowledge of Allen Bradley control logix PLC’s
  • Troubleshooting AC/DC Drives
  • Working comfort with 480V / 3 Phase power
  • Ability to read and troubleshoot using electrical drawings
  • Knowledge of conduit and wire sizing/installations
  • Training/Experience with Arc Flash
  •  Comfortable working in a team environment and by yourself
  • Willingness and knowledge to perform basic mechanical maintenance functions
  • Good communication, time management, and documentation skills
  • Experience in specifying, estimating, and justifying work/purchases
  • Creative thinker, self-motivated, and goal oriented
  • Understanding and execution of a preventative maintenance program
  • Ability to use miscellaneous hand and power tools
  • Familiar with the 2014 NEC and NFPA 70 code books
  • Minimal 2-year degree in an electrical field desired

Estimated Job Breakdown:

                20%        General Electrical Maintenance

                50%        Troubleshooting/Optimizing Drives, PLC’s, & Instrumentation

                20%        General Mechanical Maintenance

                10%        Miscellaneous

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: jobs@interfacematerials.com or visit our website at www.interfacematerials.com. About Us/Employment.