1st Shift PLC Maintenance Technician

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00015889
Date Posted:May 3
Category:7 - Skilled Trades
Metro Area:


A growing and successful Tier 1 Automotive Supplier in the Troy, Michigan area is seeking a 1ST SHIFT PLC TECHNICIAN. This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering competitive Hourly Compensation, Off Shift Premium as well as Paid Vacation and Benefits.


This Technician will be responsible for produciton support of electronic control equipment, automated machine tools and assembly systems.


  • Work closely with engineers and mechanics on the installation of new equipment or the change-over of plant layout requirement the movement of machines and control equipment
  • Wire machinery
  • Program machinery using various software programs to automate the machines
  • Assemble enclosures and panels
  • Read electrical schematics and other documents to diagnose and repair machinery and equipment
  • Diagnose & Troubleshoot machinery and equipment, make needed repairs
  • Communicate with co-workers and others to carry out job duties


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, plus formal training leading to Electrician status in Machine Repair and/or equivalent on the job experience
  • Software programming (Versa Pro, Cimplicity, RS Logic 500 & 5000, AutoCad, Factory Talk View, Panel Builder, Servox, Logic Master 90, Quick Designer & Motion Pro)
  • Advanced equipment troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Fanuc and/or Motoman Robots
  • Knowledge of ISO/TS16949
  • Operate manual and electronic micrometers, calipers, and gages, grinding machines and drill presses
  • Ability to operate multimeters, hole knockouts, switch testers, solder stations, amp probes, engraves, and electric drills
  • Knowledge of cutting, calculating speeds and feeds, machine setup, blueprint reading, and electrical schematic reading
  • Knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, electrical and hydraulic systems sufficient to diagnose and repair machines
  • Communication skills to communicate and interact with all levels of employees
  • Computer skills and math skills sufficient to perform department related tasks are required



If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format.

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.

Interested Candidates should send their Microsoft Word Resume to: