Career and Job Opportunities

ENTRY LEVEL PLC PROGRAMMER

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Employment may include but is not limited to job duties such as developing PLC and HMI programming that is primarily Allen-Bradley/Rockwell based but other systems may be encountered; Develop HMI screen graphics with team input.  Contribute to component selection during the estimating and quotation phase of panel projects; Assist with or conduct start-up activities as they relate to controls programming at a customer site as available. Become proficient in using PCSCHEMATIC electrical CAD software; Develop electrical symbols and electrical components in PCSCHEMATIC to further populate the libraries in the software of symbols, components and templates used in the U.S. market; Eventually potentially answer technical questions of Kenyeri Engineering’s PCSCHEMATIC customers via email or phone; Develop electrical panel layouts and schematic drawings for Kenyeri Engineering projects from a Bill of Material for what should be included in the panel.

Please note KEM is open to working with someone with interest and expertise in one or all of the above-mentioned areas.  Our preference is for someone confident enough to use their current skill set but open to learning new things and with the drive to figure out new challenges when they are encountered so projects can be completed in a timely manner. Team discussions for solving problems are always welcome. Training and/or an apprentice is available for candidates showing aptitude.

 

EMPLOYMENT ADDRESS AND CONDITIONS

Kenyeri Engineering & Manufacturing
2300 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 218-219
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Employment Classification:
IL-1099/Contract at start, full time employment is possible.

Hourly Rate:
$20/hr (this is an estimate and will be adjusted up or down based on applicants skills):

Lunch and Breaks:
Lunch is 30 minutes and is unpaid after completing 4 hours of work.
(2) 15-minute paid breaks can be taken, one before lunch and one after lunch.

Payday Frequency:
Every Friday a timecard is submitted, with payment via paper check that can be manually obtained or mailed per preference. ACH payment is available, but the payment may not show up in the account until 1 – 3 days after payday.

Paid holidays, PTO days, and health insurance are available with a potential future offer of full-time employment.

A laptop and email account will be provided.

 

ABOUT KEM

Kenyeri Engineering & Manufacturing offers workholding solutions, electrical control panels, engineering project management, and electrical schematic software. We provide the customer a total workholding solution, taking the application from chuck specification through design and fabrication of jaws, locators, plates and more. We also design and build custom electrical control panels required to operate anything from a single pump or valve to a complex system. We blend engineering expertise with customer focus, listening to your plant’s concerns and objectives. We take your process electrical panel needs from specification and design drawings through fabrication and testing. We also sell and support PCSCHEMATIC software for designing electrical panels and schematics.