Job Description

PLC Technician  (#8718) - Phoenix, AZ
Industry: Aluminum

An aluminum extrusion facility is looking for a PLC technician.


Reports directly to the maintenance manager and troubleshoots, modifies, maintains, upgrades and backs all the PLC and computer software associated with the production equipment.  Candidate will work with the maintenance manager, mechanics, and electricians to support projects and repairs


  • Upgrades control systems to new equipment, software, and standards
  • Skilled in industrial electrical, equipment controls, variable frequency drives, servo and amplifier tuning
  • Be able to teach electricians and mechanics in basic plc knowledge
  • Trouble shoot equipment problems using the plc
  • Modify plc programs and HMI's as needed
  • Develop trouble shooting tools to help reduce equipment downtime
  • Backs up all programs and setups with up to date versions on company drive
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must have passion around safety and drive safety culture
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Technicial degree or college degree preferred, or 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Fluent in English, Spanish a plus
  • Able to work quickly and efficiently in a fast paced, goal oriented production atmosphere

Salary 70-80k.  Day shift.  Relocation assistance available.

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