PLC Programmer

  • Location:
    Erkelenz, Germany
  • Employment type:

We are looking for a PLC Programmer to strengthen our team within the area Engineering / Construction . Join us in our quest to conquer the future and to solve tomorrow’s challenges!

About us

HMH is a leading global provider of first-class solutions and services designed to offer our valued customers with the safer, more efficient and reliable alternative. Our company vision drives an unparalleled commitment to quality and major economic advantages for our customers and stakeholders. MHWirth has a global span covering five continents with offices in 16 countries.

HMH is a frontrunner within developing and providing automation and digital solutions for our drilling customers to support their endeavor to improve efficiency and environmental footprint.

Equipped with its brilliant team of engineers, HMH is committed to actively explore opportunities in other industries.

For us, this means new opportunities and challenges that we need to solve together with our customer. To do this, we need creativity and great minds.

Do you want to join our team?

In your role, you will be responsible for programming, simulating and documenting the machine controls of our products and continuously optimizing them together with your team.


  • Programming of PLC controls
  • Creation of the associated process visualizations
  • Technical testing, evaluation and release of processes
  • Creation of technical documentation
  • Establishment, further development, and active expansion of product know-how
  • Development of possible product standardizations and optimization of existing plants
  • Technical support during commissioning of assemblies and plants

Who are you?

  • Completed technical training and advanced training as a technician, or successfully completed studies in electrical engineering or automation technology
  • Several years of professional experience in the industrial sector an advantage
  • Good knowledge of Siemens PLC systems (e.g. S7 300, 400, 12-1500, soft PLC, WinCC)
  • Knowledge of Rockwell and Schneider advantageous
  • Good knowledge of high-level languages such as SCL, VB and C#
  • Knowledge of drive technology is an adavantage
  • Ability to work in a team, structured and independently
  • Willingness to travel (occasionally)
  • Good English skills

What we offer:

Work in a leading drilling equipment and aftermarket company with a continuous customer focus improvement mindset and more than 125 years of excellence.

Right digital infrastructure

    • digital technologies
    • product innovation
    • digital environment
    • right link of human and artificial intelligence

Good employee mix:

    • teams with cultural diversity and inclusion
    • open minded and international colleagues
    • collaborating across geographies and cultures

Attractive remuneration

    • Pronounced awareness of health, safety and environmental protection
    • Good work-life balance through flexible working hours and the possibility to work on a mobile
    • basis

  Workplace: Erkelenz / Germany

If you are interested in this exciting position, we look forward to receiving your application documents, including your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date.