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PLC Programming Specialist

  • Type: Temp-to-Hire
  • Job #2102

AdvantaStaff is looking to hire a PLC Programming Specialist in the Chesterfield area with a starting salary of $80,000 to $100,000 per year. This is a temporary to full-time position with the potential for direct hire immediately for a well-qualified candidate. Benefits once hired are health insurance, paid time off, and more once eligibility requirements are met.

$80,000 – $100,000 per year

  • Expert computer programmer with multiple PLC familiarity
  • Developing machine controls in  IEC 61131-3 (Omron)
  • Provide real-time phone support to technicians in the field
  • Translate the requirements and wishes of the customer into a technical design for an automation system
  • Testing, adjusting, and maintaining new and existing software, also on location
  • Train customers on equipment operation and optimization
  • Train service technicians for commissioning and troubleshooting


  • 25% travel is required
  • International travel required for training (Passport needed)
  • Thorough knowledge of PLCs/IEC 61131-3 and experience with servos and HMIs
  • Knowledge of hardware engineering, Linux, and robotics is an advantage
  • Willingness to occasionally work at the customer’s location

AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing, and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg, and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, and Prince George counties.
Apply Online: advantastaff.com
Call with questions 804-414-1560

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