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Monday, October 12, 2015

New Job: Automation & Controls Engineer

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Automation & Controls Engineer

Oversees installation and programming of PLC systems and networking. Oversees maintenance and installation of analog and digital equipment. Assists in the design of HMI systems. In addition, maintains tests and troubleshooting of industrial controls and automation equipment, machinery, and associated electrical and electronic controls.


  • Install and commission Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) systems;
  • Capable of writing and understanding programs with advanced PLC instructions such as PID, function blocks, advanced math, etc.;
  • Perform screen development and modifications for HMI software (RSView, RSStudio, etc.);
  • Capable of programming PLCs;
  • Familiar with variable frequency drives (VFD) and servodrives;
  • Organize and maintain PLC records and ensure they are backed up and up to date;
  • Change program documentation to reflect any changes that need to be made;
  • Effectively communicate with all departments on program modifications and changes;
  • Train E&I staff on operation of new equipment and installations;
  • Inspect and test equipment, controls and safety devices for operation and safety; and
  • Observe all safety rules, regulations and precautions.


  • In depth knowledge of data base structures, DDE and HMI systems;
  • Thorough knowledge of PLC programming;
  • Significant knowledge of P&ID control schemes;
  • Knowledgeable of the appropriate electrical code; and
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

If you are interested in learning more, or to apply for this job, submit your resume here.

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