Employment at North Point
North Point Technology is a vibrant, forward-looking, community-oriented company. We’re always looking for committed talent in engineering. We welcome professionals to apply who have experience in industrial automation and control systems engineering with a broad range of skills and experience in a variety of industries. See “Current Employment Opportunities” listed below.
North Point was founded in the "Valley of Opportunity", which has a proud history of employers and employees working together to build a better life for themselves and their neighbors. Our community enjoys a lower cost of living than many places in the country, which means there are many affordable housing options. We are within driving distance to many of the Northeast's largest metropolitan areas such as New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Buffalo and Toronto. We live in the beautiful scenic region known as Upstate New York and the Finger Lakes. We have four distinct seasons and can enjoy all that comes with these. This includes many outdoor activities such as golf, skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, camping, biking, horseback riding, hunting, fishing, swimming, boating, wine tasting tours, microbrewery trails, outdoor festivals, sightseeing, and more. This landscape includes hills and mountains, rural farmland, rivers, streams, and many lakes, suburban residential areas and urban cities. Our population is ethnically diverse and we proudly celebrate our heritage. The region offers many opportunities to enjoy the arts and culture with an abundance of museums, arts festivals, theaters, and music venues to entertain us. Our history includes the birthplace of many of the world's greatest technological inventions, innovative companies, and industries such as IBM and computer/data processing technology, flight simulation and aerospace technologies, glass making and ceramic manufacturing, a world renowned sporting goods retailer and an Olympic quality yogurt manufacturer. Our region boasts some of the best colleges and universities in the world, including Cornell University, Binghamton University, Syracuse University, and Ithaca College. Upstate New York is an exciting place to live and work!
Find more information on our website under the About Us tab, then click on “Life in Upstate New York”.
As a company one of our core values is a commitment to, and involvement in, our community. Our contributions are made both on a corporate and individual level to our local as well as global community. Our employees offer their time, talent, energy, and resources to a variety of organizations including the United Way, the American Cancer Society, the American Civic Association, ACHIEVE (Broome-Tioga ARC), the United Methodist Homes, our local School Board and Town Economic Revitalization Committees, local High Schools’ FIRST Robotics Teams, area Youth Sports Leagues, the Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus serving the poor in Haiti, and the St. Francis Ministry, which supports orphaned children in Kenya, as well as many other charitable, non-profit, educational and service organizations.
North Point Technology is a business member of the Control Systems Integrators Association (CSIA) internationally, The Alliance for Manufacturing & Technology (AM&T), and the Greater Binghamton and Greater Syracuse Chambers of Commerce.
As an employer, we offer competitive compensation and benefits; a flexible, varied, and challenging work environment; and an opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial environment where you can be involved in many aspects of the business, have direct contact with clients, and get hands on experience in operating a small engineering firm. If you’re looking for this type of team and work environment, send your resume and cover letter for consideration to: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact:
Lisa Lee, Principal/CEO
North Point Technology, LLC
520 Columbia Drive, Suite #105
Johnson City, NY 13790
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:
U.S. Citizenship Required. EEO Employer. Drug Free Workplace. Greater Binghamton, NY location
Experienced Industrial Automation/PLC Engineers needed to program a variety of industrial control systems for clients in the U.S. & around the world. We are seeking candidates for Full-time positions.
-B.S. in Electrical Engineering. Electro-Mechanical Engineering, or related degree with minimum 10 yrs. of directly related work experience in the field of industrial automation and control systems integration engineering.
-Must demonstrate skills and experience using a variety of automation software tools to program PLC's, SCADA and HMI systems.
-Ignition software or other related industrial automation software certifications are a plus.
-Experience managing technical projects is desired. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.
-Travel by any means regionally as well as to destinations in and outside the U.S. with valid U.S. Passport is required.
-Ability to work flexible hours & overtime is required.
-Must demonstrate excellent communication skills and ability to present information to others in business, both formally and informally. Will be required to present information in technical, sales, and marketing meetings as well as at trade shows and conferences. Technical sales experience is a plus.
-Will consider professionals with demonstrated management, sales, and high level technical skills & experience for branch locations.
-Relocation assistance and signing bonus may be offered to qualified candidates.
-May consider candidates interested in working part-time or temporary assignments.