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Job Title:

Automation Controls Engineer

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Posted Until:







1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

• Working knowledge of Omron family of PLCs &commercial programs like Omron CX programmer, Omron Sysmac Studio, Indusoft web studio is desired
• Hands on PLC controls system knowledge, PLC programming, instrument programming & integration
• Program HMI & PLC ladder logic & integrate discrete/analog devices
• Provide hands-on on-site support to trouble shoot existing installations, PLCs, HMIs, Instruments and VFD issues
• Understanding of Indusoft SCADA platform is a plus
• Read and understand electrical schematics, ladder logic programs, process flow diagram and process and instrumentation diagrams

Essential Function

For our Aluminum powder and paste production lines, program, integrate, and support PLC systems used for monitoring and running production units. This includes new installations and existing equipment/system upgrades.
Design, and troubleshoot Omron family of PLC’s. Select and configure Siemens, Honeywell, Endress + Hauser, and other process automation/instrumentation devices, and variable frequency drives (VFD) used in standard classification and hazardous classification process areas.
Understanding and working knowledge of communication protocol such as Profibus DP/PA, Ethernet/IP, etc. is desired.
Design and produce control drawings, including Diagrams, Schematics, and BOM is a plus.
Understanding of Standards and Code Compliance (NEC, NFPA, UL, FM, ATEX, CE, CSA, etc.) is preferred.
Technical writing or understanding of Process Functional Description (control narrative) for process industry is a plus.
Start-up and troubleshooting of equipment and provide technical support.
Some basic knowledge of drawing electrical schematics using AutoCad is a plus.
Able to design and produce electrical drawing packages, including Diagrams, Schematics, Conduit and Wire Schedules, necessary Electrical Layouts, and BOMs.

Job Requirements:

The minimum requirement for this position is:

Engineering degree, technical degree or equivalent.
3 to 5 years of process industry related experience with automation control, PLC Ladder Logic programming, HMI design and configure.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to interact effectively with team members, managers, co-workers, and customers.
Strong programming and troubleshooting skills. Ability to analyze problems, new automation system programming and then implementation.
Familiarity with RS232 and RS485 protocol, Profibus DP/PA protocols, Variable Frequency Drive systems, Motor Control Centers, Analog and Digital signals, Low to Medium power distribution systems.
Computer proficiency: MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Previous industry related experience, mechanical systems, piping, valves, motors and storage tanks experience is a plus.
Experience in automation industry and the construction of control panels
Some experience in AutoCAD


Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401k, Short and Long Term Disability, paid vacation, PTO, Fitness Reimbursement

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