PLC Technician
Location: 13502 Hamburger Lane, Baldwin Park, CA
Job Posting Location - City, State:
Baldwin Park, CA
Job Posting Location - Street:
13502 Hamburger Lane
Work Type:
Baldwin Park Meat Department

Description & Requirements

Come join our family at In-N-Out Burger!  

We have an excellent opportunity for a full-time Automation/PLC Technician working within the Meat Department based out of our Baldwin Park, CA warehouse. *This position will be permanently based in our new 26-acre Chino, CA warehouse opening in early 2023.

The Automation/PLC Technician I reports to the Maintenance Supervisor in the Meat Department and is responsible for the proper operation and maintenance of our PLC/HMI and automation systems throughout the plant. These systems would include, but are not limited to PLC troubleshooting of the meat grind and patty lines, spread batching and pack off and conveyor automation in process rooms as well as warehouse pick lines. This position will require innovation to diagnose and troubleshoot complex issues with limited prior knowledge to ensure all production lines continue to operate efficiently. Requires knowledge of various control systems such as Panel View 600 & 1000, FactoryTalk View & Batch, Allen-Bradley Micrologix 1000, 1200, SLC-505, PLC-5, Compactlogix, and Control Logix. 

General Responsibilities
  • Program, service, repair, and maintain instrumentation, electrical and process controls related equipment
  • Read technical and maintenance manuals as required to address equipment and instrument failures
  • Using P&IDs, Single Line Diagrams, Electrical Schematics, and other drawings and technical information, perform troubleshooting of instrumentation circuits and equipment.
  • Perform inspections and preventive maintenance of process control instrumentation.
  • Disassembles and repair electronic/instrumentation equipment
  • Use knowledge of electronics, pneumatics, hydraulics, electro-mechanics, PLC based controls, and motor-drive control systems to quickly solve production breakdowns.

Work Schedule + Benefits
  • Full-time position, Hourly (non-exempt) 
  • Schedule- May vary according to the needs of the business, but typically range from  7:00 am-4:00 pm, Monday- Friday
  • Some overtime as needed
  • Excellent Benefits, to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, FSA’s, 401(k)/Profit Sharing Plan, Adoption Assistance, Education Reimbursement, Supplemental Health Plans and Pet Insurance

Job Requirements:
  • 2 years PLC Programing and ladder logic experience required 
  • Experience working with Siemens Sinamics Drive Software preferred
  • Experience using Factory Talk, Panel View Plus, RSLogix 5000 preferred 
  • Vocational/technical school certification required

Physical Demands/Requirements
  • Ability to lift 100 lbs. 
  • Ability to work in high, precarious places
  • Ability to work near moving mechanical machinery 
  • Ability to work in wet, humid conditions 
ABOUT In-N-Out Burger

In-N-Out Burger was founded in 1948 by Harry and Esther Snyder in Baldwin Park, California, and remains privately owned and operated. Under the direction of the Snyder family, the company has opened restaurants throughout California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Texas, Oregon, and Colorado. In-N-Out Burger’s menu has remained the same since 1948, and we have maintained a simple philosophy – serve only the highest quality product, prepare it in a clean and sparkling environment, and serve it in a warm and friendly manner. We have built a reputation for fresh, made-to-order foods prepared and served by friendly, well trained Associates.

In-N-Out Burger offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice. Should there be a need, In-N-Out Burger will provide a reasonable accommodation to complete the interview process upon request.