Preston Refrigeration is seeking an Electrical Controls Programmer - PLC Programmer that manages all programming duties of all PLC Equipment and any troubleshooting issues that arise. 

Location: Kansas City, MO

Travel Required: Yes


  • The Electrical Controls Programmer - PLC Programmer manages programming duties of various PLC equipment and electrical panels.

  • Ability to read electrical diagrams and schematics.

  • Working knowledge of ammonia refrigeration system functionality and operations.

  • Guides and mentors electrical service technicians in their duties.

  • The Electrical Controls Programmer - PLC Programmer inspects PLC equipment and other electrical components.

  • Troubleshoot panel issues using appropriate of testing devices.

  • Interprets statutes and regulations.

  • Willingness to travel as needed throughout the continental US.

  • Ensures that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed, brings problems to the attention of the Safety Director.

  • Adheres to Preston Refrigeration guidelines for expense reports and submits to Payroll Specialist in a timely manner.

  • Maintain a neat and clean appearance and motivated, positive attitude.

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor's degree; or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience with ammonia refrigeration systems required.

  • Experience with PLC programming required including, Allen Bradley and Opto 22 PLC controls, including systems by Frick and AAIM.

  • Knowledge of building materials, engineering standards, and codes.

  • Proficient in Word, Outlook and Excel.

  • Possess a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel.

  • Ability to travel 75% of the time with overnight stays when required.

  • Effective communication skills.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should click the button above to apply.

Preston Refrigeration is an EOE & participates in E-Verify to confirm US employment eligibility.

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