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Richs, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4 billion, Richs is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. RichsInfinite Possibilities. One Family. PURPOSE STATEMENTThe PLC Specialist programs electronics and electronic equipment. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/OUTCOMES * Always use Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) * Must be able to take direction and follow instructions. * Observes all OSHA and facility safety rules and regulations including use of personal protective equipment. * Follows all established Good Manufacturing Practices, including maintaining an orderly and clean work area. * Assures PLC preventive maintenance program is conducted on all plant equipment. * Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment using programmable logic controls in a timely manner to minimize downtime. * Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required PLC maintenance and service. * Employee regularly required standing, reaching, bending, and moving about the facility. * Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. * Hearing ability to meet manufacturing facility safety requirements. * Work safely at all times and report any unsafe conditions or injuries immediately. KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE * Bachelor's degree or equivalent * Experience working with manufacturing equipment including 3 phase motors, control wiring, 24VDC, 120VAC, 208/220VAC, 480VAC; * Experience with Controls for Conveyor Systems and Power Transmissions, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Pumps and Valves; * Experience with Temperature controls and I/P loops; * Experience with calibration of RTD, T/couple and other low voltage sensors; * Familiarity with Lock-Out Tag-Out Authorized, Hot Work, Confined Space and HECP Training to remain safe; * Must be able to use RS Logix 5000, RS Logix 500, or RS Logix 5 software for machine troubleshooting. * Must be able to go online with Control Logix, Compact Logix, SLC500, or PLC5 using either Ethernet I/P, DH+, or RS232. Must be able to download PLC program if necessary. * Must be able to replace Panelview and download application using Panelbuilder 32. * Must be able to replace Panelview Plus and download application using RS View Studio Machine Edition. * Must be able to read and understand electrical schematics. * Must be able to replace and configure AB Powerflex 40, 400, and 525 VFDs (Variable Frequency Drives) and Yaskawa V1000 and P1000 VFDs. * Able to read and interpret electrical schematics. Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates (Richs), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants. Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Richs. Please contact Richs Human Resources department at firstname.lastname@example.org you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.