Automation Control Internship

East Penn Manufacturing. Co. is seeking Automation Control Technician Interns. Candidates should have a thorough knowledge of Rockwell Automation products. This includes PLCs Panelviews, controls and 5/500/5000 series software.

Specific experience will include:

  • Working with 480V 3 phase power and VFD’s
  • Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems
  • Machine level device communications
  • Performing modifications, upgrades and repair of automated process equipment in a manufacturing environment.

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • The ability to perform assignments working independently.
  • A demonstrated, hands on attitude and good communication skills are required.
  • A two year technical degree in a related field is preferred.


East Penn is also seeking Automation Control Engineer Interns.

Responsibilities will include:

  • AB PLC/HMI design and programming
  • Machine level communication design
  • SCADA design/support for manufacturing
  • New automated machine controls design
  • Electrical engineering support for production
  • Project management for assignments
  • Determining measurement points
  • Research component parts and monitor machinery to establish a valid baseline data set
  • Measure and record process variables

Qualified candidates should possess:

  • Experience in Automation/Controls Engineering, and experience in the programming of PLC/HMI software. (RS Logix 5, RSLogix 500, RSLogix 5000, RSView Studio, Panelbuilder 32, RS Networks preferred)
  • Experience in the use/implementation of machine level device communications. (DH+, DH485, Remote I/O, Device Net, Control Net, Ethernet preferred)
  • Experience in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems
  • Knowledge of engineering principles such as: statics, mechanics, electrical/electronics, pneumatics, and hydraulics
  • BS degree/ Technical degree is preferred for this position.


Apply in person or send resumes to:

East Penn Manufacturing. Co.
Attn: Holly Spotts
P.O. Box 147
Lyon Station, PA 19536
Fax: 610-682-0594

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