Teknor Apex

  • Automation & Controls Technician

    Job Locations US-RI-Pawtucket
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    Celebrating over 90 years…


    Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China and Belgium.


    In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities. 


    Automation & Controls Technician



    • Develop PLC and HMI applications to meet specifications.
    • Plans, evaluates, organizes and implements automation related projects and initiatives.
    • Develop electrical schematics and layouts in AutoCAD Electrical.
    • Develop electrical bill of materials.
    • Reviews design efforts from production team to ensure quality and accuracy.
    • Troubleshoot issues with existing installations.




    • High School diploma or GED.
    • 5 or more years’ experience in automation industries.



    Skills and Qualifications:

    • Solid understanding of computer programming.
    • Proven collaborator; able to leverage individual strengths to provide value to the entire team.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Hands on experience with electrical systems.
    • Advanced knowledge of Allen Rockwell RsLogix 5000 and RsLogix 500 programming software.
    • Advanced knowledge of Allen Bradley drives.
    • Factory Talk ME and Ignition HMI software.


    Qualifications & Competencies

    • High school diploma/GED or minimum of 2 years work experience 
    • Must have valid driver’s license.
    • Electrical Trade School - Preferred
    • Essential Physical Requirement:
    • Be able to lift thirty pounds over their head at least 4 times in 8 hours.
    • Be able to climb and work from Ladder.


    Our best performers possess the following core competencies:



    Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees.  We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

    • Medical w/prescription drug coverage
    • Dental and Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k w/company match 
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Service Recognition 
    • Competitive pay and bonus program


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