Sample Automation Specialist Resume

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Thomas Wright
959 Midway Road
Little Rock, AR 72211

Job Objective To secure a position as Automation Specialist with a reputable company where my skills can grow and help strengthen the company.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Good experience in automation
  • Thorough knowledge of automation host systems
  • Skilled in designing automation equipment and end of arm tooling
  • Familiarity with control and data acquisition software
  • Proficient with PLC , MS SQL, Oracle databases, and ERP systems
  • Expert in VB, VB Script, .NET, XML programming
  • Remarkable ability to read and modify PLC ladder logic
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Superior organizational skills

Work Experience:

Automation Specialist, May 2006 – Present
URS, Little Rock, AR

  • Performed analysis, evaluation, and modifications to all processes Control Systems Software and the Advisor Display Screen.
  • Maintained configuration management and programming documentation.
  • Performed corrective maintenance activities.
  • Assured technical feasibility and adequacy.
  • Executed test plans and procedures.
  • Troubleshot PLC hardware, I/O racks, and associated control system hardware.

Automation Specialist, March 2003 – April 2006
Perquest, Little Rock, AR

  • Managed to secure FTP transfers, both inbound and outbound.
  • Identified, analyzed, troubleshot and resolved processing errors.
  • Identified error conditions and resolved issues.
  • Administered process transmission of all electronic file transfers.
  • Created and maintained weekly written status reports.
  • Ensured to acquire all necessary training to update product knowledge.


Bachelor’s Degree in Automation & Controls Engineering, La Roche College, Pittsburgh, PA

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