Senior Systems Integrator

Kitchener (Headoffice)
Full-time, Permanent

Who We Are:

Selected as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies since 2005, Conestoga Cold Storage is a national warehousing and logistics company serving customers from across Canada and around the world. Conestoga Cold Storage operates five fully automated cold storage warehouses with a total storage volume of over 64 million cubic feet.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking an experienced Systems Integrator who will be reporting to the Electrical Project Manager, the job incumbent will be responsible for the computer, PLC and electronic equipment installation programming and maintenance. The PLC Programmer position is a very hands-on role that requires an individual with superior analytical skills, time management and teamwork skills.

Benefits of Working at Conestoga Cold Storage:

· Competitive Wage

· Group Medical and Dental Insurance Benefits sponsored by the Company

· Company Sponsored Pension Plan, with Employer matched contributions

· Paid Birthday Day off

· Various company events throughout the year, including a summer picnic, BBQ’s, Christmas parties etc.


• Participating in new installation of any PLC computer controls and electronic equipment

• Computer, PLC and electronic equipment installation programming and maintenance

• Keeping current all licensing of the program software

• Scheduling daily maintenance and tasks to successfully maintain and keep up to date all systems

• Recording and logging including maintain and back-up all software used in PLC equipment in the plant

• Assisting in the development and installation of new electrical designs

• Assisting, as requested, in maintenance of office hardware

• Working with Automation group as PLC programmer

• Responsible for development of new Automated systems related to AutoPick, Stacker Cranes, Refrigeration Systems, Plant Global

• Responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting PLC controls company wide

• Available for system support of all PLC related equipment and assist IT group with general IT related support issues

• Must adhere to Preventative Maintenance Plan schedule

• May be a Project Leader on automation initiatives

• Operating all Allen Bradley PLCs, Windows and Linux based Servers, Computers, Field Wiring, Networking, and Wonderware

Qualifications and Skills Required:

• Three to five years PLC programming experience

• Experience with various Allen Bradley products, including, but not limited to: ControlLogix, RSLogix 500, Compact Logix etc.

• Project Management experience

• Must be available for overtime/weekend work

• Ability to work on multiple projects/tasks at one time

• Ability to quickly and effectively troubleshoot on their own

• Troubleshoot and repair server issues will be an asset

• Ability to prioritize effectively and understand business needs

• Ability to work projects in a fast paced result oriented team

Conestoga Cold Storage is committed to diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Thank you for your interest and while we welcome all applications, we will only contact qualified candidates under consideration.

How to Apply:

Please email your resumes to When submitting your resume please clearly identify which position you are applying for. While we welcome all applications, we are only able to contact those candidates who have been selected for an interview.

This is a great opportunity for candidates with a proven reliable track record.

While we welcome all applications, we are only able to contact those candidates who have been selected for an interview.