PLC - Process Programmer / E-Tech
Lactalis American Group is the #1 Cheese Producer in the world. Our Nampa plants are looking for high energy hard workers. Our facilities focus on internal building and promotion. The sky is the limit at Lactalis. We are currently growing and need employees! Pay depends upon experience
We treat our employees right with a rich benefit package that includes
$750 SIGN ON BONUS
$500 Employee Referral Bonus
Employer Funded 401k of 5% PLUS we will match your contributions up to 4%
REAL Health insurance. We offer an excellent Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance plan. With low deductibles and low premiums. Dental & Vision are also available and affordable
Employer Paid Life insurance at 2X your annual earnings. Employer Paid Short Term and Long Term Disability
15 Days of Paid Time Off the first year
FSA & HRA
Large Shift Differentials & Weekend Shift Differential Pay
Will develop and program PLC programs
Will work with outside programmers/contractors on large projects
Will continue to upgrade and enhance our present programs and processes
Will manage all PLC programs and program changes made on PLC’s
Will work with and train associates in maintenance, IT, production operators and supervisors on issues with process controls.
Will work with CIP, Production and Maintenance staff in process control design.
Will help with trouble shooting and calibration on electronic instrumentation
Will design, program and manage HMI’s as needed
Daily plant walk through to verify system operations
Will be on call at night and during weekends
Other duties as assigned
Program, troubleshoot and repair the following:
- Allen Bradley Micrologix, CompactLogix and ControlLogix lines
- Schneider Electric Premium and Twido lines
- Modicon modular PACs (i.e. BMX P34)
- Siemens Standard (S7-300) line
- Omron NJ501 line
- Allen Bradley PowerFlex 5, 500 and 700 lines of VFDs
- Schneider/Telemecanique Altivar VFDs
- SEW Eurodrive
- ELAU Pacdrive
- Kuka arms for palletizing, cutting, stirring etc
- Fanuc pick & place arms
Program, troubleshoot and repair HMI PC’s in the facility.
Write or modify PLC program logic as required.
Troubleshoot and repair peripheral devices, temperature, pH, flow, conductivity controllers, VFD’s as needed.
Minimum threes years modifying, specifying, designing and implementing automated control systems.
Minimum two years programming, debugging and troubleshooting automated control system and their related components.
Background in Allen Bradley PLC programming:
RSLogix500, RSlogix5000, RSNetWorx
Background in Allen Bradley HMI programming:
Factory TalkME, Factory TalkSE, RSView32, PanelBuilder32
Familiarity with DeviceNet, ControllNet and Ethernet (networking).
Familiarity with Process Control, Sensors, Transducers and VFD’s.
Comfortable working in the plant on devices and in electrical panels.
Must be available for after hour and weekend coverage. (On-Call)
Actively participate in any new equipment related to automation and integration
Ongoing training as needed to stay current with new technology
Preferred knowledge Schneider / Siemens PLC’s
Come join the world’s leading dairy company and maker of award-winning specialty cheeses! We promote from within, so let’s discuss your career growth possibilities. For a complete list of job opportunities, visit our website: http://lactalisamericangroup.com/
Click on the “Careers” tab. We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits in a clean and stable work environment. Post-offer drug screens and background checks are conducted. Lactalis American Group is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer. Must be at least 18 years old. Veterans encouraged to apply!