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Porex is looking for a PLC Controls Engineering Technician who is a passionate individual, that demonstrates initiative, can work independently, takes ownership for project work, and exhibits a high level of integrity. Additionally, the Process Controls Engineer should have creative problem-solving skills and patience to evaluate and troubleshoot process and control system performance.


About the Role:

Electrical Design and Troubleshooting.

Support installation of new equipment for expansion to ensure projects are completed successfully, within budget, and on-time. 

Share best practices and implement standard procedures as a member of the plant-site team.

Create and standardize manufacturing work instructions for repairing and operating equipment and provide hands-on support to troubleshoot and repair machine breakdowns. 

Assist in the development and implementation of improved methods of manufacturing, procedures, and processes that result in improved efficiencies, yields, machine operations, and quality. 

Designing or redesigning electrical schematics, PLC, robotics, and other systems as needed. 


DC, AC, advanced electricity, and troubleshooting analog and digital electronics.

Design, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of automation systems.


Core Competencies:

Ability to read and understand schematics, blueprints, and diagrams to find the sequence and method of assembly of a piece of equipment, machine, or part.

A thorough component level understanding of electrical devices used in manufacturing

Ability to troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic control systems and communicate technical solutions for any control system challenges.

Machine tooling skills. 

Familiar with automation and controls industry standards and support contacts.

Strong interpersonal, listening, questioning, and communication skills (written and oral).

Ability to work on several projects simultaneously with varying scope and effectively. prioritize workload to ensure deliverables are met.

Strong work ethic, ability to learn hands-on, attention to detail.

***Sign on Bonus-$10k after start date and an additional $10k after a year of Full-time Employment is met***