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Automation technician - PLC programmer (f / m / d)

Anton Paar GmbH | Graz

We combine the outstanding measurement technology of our laboratory devices with automation. The result is automatic measurement processes that enable high measurement throughput or guarantee standardized measurement processes. As an "automation technician" you are responsible for the implementation of automation within standard products as well as for customer-specific automation solutions.


  • Participation in the conception and independent implementation of automation solutions
  • PLC programming or commissioning and coordination of external programmers
  • Implementation of commissioning and tests in the factory
  • Support with FAT / SAT as well as remote maintenance of the devices after delivery
  • Implementation of test routines for future projects
  • Conception of control concepts for laboratory automation solutions


  • Completed training in the field of automation technology or measurement technology
  • Very good knowledge and experience in the Codesys and Step7 area as well as good knowledge of PLC architectures (Siemens, Festo, TIA Portal)
  • Good basic knowledge of measurement and control technology
  • Experience with different fieldbus and interface protocols such as Ethernet, Profinet, CAN, RS232, IO-Link
  • Willingness to familiarize yourself with new technologies and tools
  • Good analytical skills and a structured way of working
  • Basic knowledge of object-oriented programming
  • very good knowledge of English
  • Willingness to travel 10%

We offer:

  • A secure and long-term job in our expanding, international high-tech company
  • An innovative corporate culture that offers space for top performance and secures the position as a technology leader on the world market
  • A value-oriented work environment that promotes collegial cooperation and calls for active participation
  • A challenging task with personal responsibility and personal freedom
  • Intensive individual training
  • Professional and personal training

This position is subject to the collective agreement for employees in the metal industry. Your actual salary depends on your experience and qualifications; it is usually in the range of EUR 3,000 to EUR 3,800 for the advertised position (gross / month, excluding overtime).

We do not accept applications via recruitment agencies or recruitment agencies and ask all interested parties to submit their documents directly via our job page. Applications via recruitment agencies will not be processed. In principle, we also do not employ temporary workers, but rather build on long-term, direct employment relationships.

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