PLC Technician - Georgetown, KY

TekWissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries worldwide. Our client is an automotive behemoth, etched in history recognized as a global powerhouse, and holds a prestigious spot among the top 50 automotive players in the prestigious Global Fortune rankings. As a trailblazer in the industry, our clients' manufacturing footprint spans 27 countries, with vehicles gracing roads and garages across a staggering 170+ nations worldwide.

Position: PLC Technician
Location: Georgetown, KY, 40324
Duration: 12 Months
Job Type:
Work Type: Onsite
Travel: 75% travel (Canada, Mexico, and possibly to Japan, and travel could last at most 2 weeks or max 3 weeks.)

  • Offline and/or online robot programming
  • Responsible for doing hands-on work and office work.
  • Confirm that new model equipment meets set standards and performs as intended
  • Prepare and confirm new Body weld equipment at the vendors
  • Support weld machine Seibi activity at North American Manufacturing Companies from installation to the start of production
  • Develop equipment countermeasures during set up/trials
  • Commonly work overtime, including weekends and holidays
Required skills
  • Associate’s Degree (or higher) or equivalent certifications or
  • Current or recent automotive maintenance experience
  • PLC troubleshooting and logic updates experience
  • Troubleshooting of equipment faults and problems
  • Robotics (highly preferred; experience with Kawasaki, Nachi, and Yaskawa)
  • Should be ready to travel immediately.
  • Experience with MS Office, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word & Outlook - intermediate
  • Willing and able to travel up to 75% (including international travel)
  • Willing and able to work up to 50% OT and weekends as needed

TekWissen® Group is an equal-opportunity employer supporting workforce diversity.

If you are interested you can reach me at [email protected]