Bird Construction

PLC Programmer (BB-1B05D)

Found in: Neuvoo Bulk CA


Bird Construction is a leading

Canadian construction company operating from coast-to-coast and servicing all of Canada’s major markets. Bird provides a comprehensive range of construction services from new construction for industrial, commercial, and institutional markets; to industrial maintenance, repair and operations services, heavy civil construction, and contract surface mining; as well as vertical infrastructure including, electrical, mechanical, and specialty trades. For over 100 years, Bird has been a people-focused company with an unwavering commitment to safety and a high level of service that provides long-term value for all stakeholders. This position is responsible for programming automation and controls systems involving PLCs. The PLC Programmer provides technical direction and expertise for the maintenance, upkeep, and troubleshooting of all electrical/instrumentation equipment. Job Duties:
  • PLC/HMI/SCADA programming in office and onsite
  • Testing, start-up and commissioning onsite
  • Provides telephone support as necessary
  • Provides remote access support to sites that have been commissioned
  • Ensures all documents are completed thoroughly and accurately
  • Computers, networking equipment setup and configuration
  • Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Engineering Technologist or Technician, Computer/Electrical/Instrumentation Tech
  • Working safe in a fast pace environment
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Dealing with incomplete and ambiguous information
  • Programming experience with any of the following: GE Fanuc, Allen Bradley, Siemens, Omron, Modicon, Wonderware
  • 3 or more years of experience in a similar or related role required
  • Experience in water/wastewater treatment processes considered an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) is required
  • Class 5 drivers licence and an acceptable driver abstract required
  • Team-player and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required
  • Requires travel up to 30%
  • The successful candidate must be able to produce a negative result on a drug and alcohol screening test.

    We thank all applicants for their interest in the position but only those identified for further consideration will be contacted.

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