Electrical Automation Engineer
5 - 7 years experience • Manufacturing / Plastics
Job # 535436
Industrial Manufacturer is looking for:
Job Title: Electrical/Automation Engineer
Salary: $80-100K + Bonus
Location: Darlington, Indiana (in between Danville and Indianapolis).
Experience: 5+ years
Relocation: Relocation Available.
Provide electricalengineering support in an industrial manufacturingenvironment. The assignment includes writing equipment specifications for new equipment purchases, equipment installation, start up and training. Daily duties include troubleshooting, performing control system performance analysis and the implementation of control modifications in support of existing manufacturing equipment and processes.
Provide electricalprocesscontrols engineering and data integration services including developing project scope, planning, procuring, and the managing of engineering projects.
Work with all levels of Plant personnel to identify and assess equipment and process problems and define requirements to help address engineering problems and needs.
Manage engineering projects from conception to completion.
Provide a wide variety of engineering and data integration services from project specification through design, implementation, training and support.
A demonstrated track record of success in the development and implementation of machine and processcontrol schemes
Strong interpersonal skills including leadership, teaming, and conflict resolution
Experience in building a new system from scratch is highly desirable
Vision system knowledge and programmingexperience is a plus
Programming hands-on experience with a range of control systems (PLC and AC/DC Drives)
Must possess knowledge of current controls practices, procedures standards, and equipment
Must be familiar with a variety of processcontrol concepts
Ability to provide quick and innovative solutions to process and machine controls problems
Knowledge of software diagnostic tools and their use
Ability to use a programming device (laptop) to troubleshoot, make program changes, backup and monitor PLC performance
Ability to establish and maintain helpful and friendly atmosphere with suppliers and peers
Posses employee training skills
Good organization and time-management skills
Good communication, technical writing, team work and leadership skills
Ability to work with frequent interruptions
Must be able to work some evenings and weekends and to be available on short notice to resolve problems
Education and Experience
BSEE with prior work experience in electronics and/or electricalengineering in machinery controls engineering and design, PLC programming.
Minimum of 5 yearsexperience in the application and programming of PLC