Automation & Control Specialist – Gebo Cermex – Canada, KY

Automation & Control Specialist
Gebo Cermex 16 reviewsCanada, KY

Full-time, Contract

The Automation and Control Specialist will program & start up the control system on a production line.

He or she will accomplish the following tasks:

  • Prepare the Programmable Logic Controller programs (PLC)

  • Prepare the Operator Interface Programs (HMI)

  • Configure the Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)

  • Write technical documents and reports

  • Participate in the programming and startup of various control systems

  • Participate in the verification of the installation and the start-up of the line or equipment

  • Carry out simple mechanical adjustments as required

  • Participate in the implementation of the control system philosophy.

The Automation and Control specialist contributes to and promotes the image of the company by his/her professionalism, reliability, autonomy, innovation and good customer service relations.

You must be able, interested & available to travel for a period spread out over several consecutive weeks to the United States and/or South America and possess a valid passport.


Professional skills and experience

  • At least 5 years experience or participation in 5 projects with multiple equipments

  • Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC, Allen-Bradley/Rockwell, Siemens, TI or Modicon)

  • Experience with Variable Frequency Drives, Proximity Sensors, Photo eyes, Sonic…

  • Experience with Communication networks such as Modbus, TCP, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Ethernet

  • Experience with the development of operator interface such as ETView ME or SE, Wonderware, Intouch, Ifix, RSView, ZenOn

  • Knowledge of PID Loop, instrumentation

  • Experience and ability to write report both in English & French

  • Experience with electrical wiring

  • Basic knowledge of PC’s for the installation of automation specific software and of control concepts and machine diagnostics

  • Fluent in both English and French (written and spoken); Spanish will be an asset.

If you are interested in our proposal, please send your CV/resume with cover letter to:
Voahangy Alary

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