PLC Programmer

Applied Engineering Technology, Inc. is accepting applications for talented PLC Programmers in Brooklyn Park, MN.  In this role, you will have the chance to work with a team of passionate, innovative engineers who are focused on solving a wide variety of engineering challenges in a product development environment or manufacturing environment.  We offer an exciting career where you can work in a collaborative team environment, solve complex and interesting problems, and enjoy a flexible schedule.

The PLC Programmer role will involve developing high quality industrial machine control systems.  This role may involve working individually or with a team to perform control systems design, PLC programming, BOM creation, and Schematic layout and design.  PLC Programmers at Applied may also work on documentation, assist with prototype or production builds, prepare cost analysis and project schedules, present or demonstrate designs to customers, and work with suppliers or other Applied partners.

If you have the talent and the desire to work on a variety of consulting projects while serving our customer seamlessly, see how you fit at Applied!


  • Education in Electrical or Computer Engineering preferred but not required
  • Experience programming PLC on one or more industry standard platforms
  • 2+ years of experience in industrial control systems design
  • Knowledge of electrical circuits, components, and schematics
  • Experience with control systems development and troubleshooting
  • Ability to work independently/self-directed and as a member of a team
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, effective oral and written communication skills, and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Desire to work on a variety of projects

Company Information:

Applied Engineering is a 100% employee-owned engineering and technology consulting company that is dedicated to providing exceptional talent and technology with offices throughout the Midwest. We have won numerous awards, including Best Place to Work awards and Top Place to Intern awards, for our unique company culture that blends top talent, total technology, and absolute adaptability. We offer a career trajectory that few other companies can offer, including the ability to take on roles and projects aligned with your skills, your interests, and your passions. In addition, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including a competitive salary; 401K retirement plan; paid time off; paid holidays; tuition reimbursement; medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and other insurance options; plus a flexible work schedule.

Please consider joining Applied’s team of talented engineers!

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. We regret that we do not offer sponsorship.

Applied Engineering is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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