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    Colan Infotech (P) LTD

    Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

    $97,096
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    • plc
    • Analog Circuit Design
    • Arduino

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    Julian Ruiz 1

    Bogota, Cundinamarca, Colombia

    $7,282
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    • plc
    • C++
    • Database Development

    Senior Automation Engineer- PLC/SCADA

    • HMI/SCADA Design and Configuration: Wonderware, FTview, WinCC, IFIX, • PLC Programming: Allen Bradley RSlogix500/5000 and Siemens S7/PCS7 • Network Design/Configuration:. Ethernet,Modbus,Profibus,D...

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    Zane Wang

    Dalian, Liaoning, China

    $6,228
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    • plc
    • Circuit Design
    • Design

    HMI & PLC & Modbus

    - HMI programming - PLC Programming - Modbus ASCII/RTU - Circuit & PCB design - Firmware development - PLC development - Mechanical development

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    RONNY ROJAS

    Barcelona, Anzoategui, Venezuela

    $200
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    • plc
    • Adobe Flash
    • CAD And AutoCAD

    INSTRUMENT & AUTOMATION, ENGINEERING

    10 year of experience work in consulting desing and adecuation in area electrical, instrumentation and automation industrial, doing enginering of detail basic and concept, plane drawing autocad with o...

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    abhishek samal

    Cuttack, Odisha, India

    • plc
    • Course Material
    • Programming

    plc ladder logic,plc programming

    siemens plc , i have done certified course on plc programming and plc ladder logic and implementation

  • View Service Offered By Aamir Hussain 4

    Aamir Hussain 4

    Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

    • plc
    • Engineering
    • Plc Programming

    PLC Programming, Control Engineering Wor

    PLC Programming of different brand PLC's and Other Control, Instrument , Electrical Engineering works.

  • View Service Offered By Amol Kautikrao Folane

    Amol Kautikrao Folane

    JAFRABAD, JALNA, Maharashtra, India

    • plc
    • CODESYS
    • Plc Programming

    Plc programming

    PLC programmer of Siemens TIA portal V13, Mitsubishi GX Developer, Codesys and Delta. PLC Programming as per sequence requirement.

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    jschneider0522

    Redwood City, California, United States

    • plc
    • Plc Programming

    PLC Programming

    Create new, Modify, or troubleshoot existing, PLC programs. Over 20 years experience in a variety of industries. Most skilled with Rockwell or Allen Bradley, but also adept with other PLC manufacturer...

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    PRAMOD PATRA

    Rourkela, Odisha, India

    • plc
    • Data Entry
    • Data Management

    PLC Programming

    control & instrument automation related plc programming logic diagram and data entry work. plc installation.

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Hire PLC Programmers

A PLC or programmable logic controller is an industrial digital computer, which has been ruggedized and adapted for the control of manufacturing processes, such as assembly lines and robotic devices. A PLC programmer is a trained professional who designs, programs, operates and maintains a PLC. The most known companies that manufacture PLC’s are Siemens, Allen-Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron and GE-Fanuc.

What PLC Programmers Do?

A PLC programmer is mainly responsible for programming automation and controls systems involving PLCs. They program Human Machine Interface (HMI), Man Machine Interface (MMI), Operator Interface System (OIS), and Operator Interface Panel (OIP) devices. They create PLC/HMI code for control of various electro-mechanical systems. A PLC programmer designs and sets up control systems for mechanical equipment used in the industrial sector. They use computer-aided software to develop electric designs and prepare technical drawings. These programmers may also review the existing drawings and evaluate them. They create and read logic and flow diagrams for program design, programming, simulation and testing.

PLC programmers use a variety of PLC languages such as ladder logic, sequential function charts and function block diagram and automation software such as Sysmac studio for coding and programming.

PLC programmers are mostly seen associated with heavy industries, where automation and robot are used for the manufacturing processes. There are many programmers who also undertake freelance projects and take up online jobs from home. These programmers can be found online on a freelance marketplace company like Guru.

When looking at PLC programmers for hire, make sure your freelancer can:

  • Program and monitor PLC programs.

  • Modify existing programs from customer requirements.

  • Develop PLC application software.

  • Evaluating equipment requirements.

  • Establishing resource schedules and assigning work.

  • Develop sequence of operation and control system architecture.

  • Develop and implement an acceptance test plan.

  • Perform trial performance runs and perform performance runs with product.

  • Provide ongoing technical support to users within the company and outside customers.

Qualities Needed by PLC Programmers

It is ideal that your freelancer has the following skills:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering

  • Previous experience with any of the PLC manufacturers

  • Application development experience in a high-level language (C#, Visual Basic, Python)

  • Significant electrical aptitude and knowledge of acceptable practices, techniques and codes

  • Skills in AutoCAD, MS Office Suite and MS Project

  • Strong math skills and ability to interpret engineering drawings

  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills

When looking at PLC programmers for hire, make sure you check their credentials and conduct a reference check.

Benefits of a Freelance PLC Programmer

Freelance PLC programmers are willing to work round the clock to turn the job around in a shorter period of time. They invest in their skills and are constantly updating themselves with the trends in the industry and this add to their skill set.

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