Newly created, hands-on PM role will oversee all aspects of projects, including control system integration, engineering, contractors, and procurement.
Responsible for managing multiple projects at a time from small to extremely complex as well as facilitating proposal development and customer relationships.
This is a leadership role that requires strong technical ability, communication skills, the ability to mentor others and establish relationships with clients and vendors.
The candidate must have the ability to conceptualize, detail and implement control systems for various processes and discrete automation projects while managing scope, schedule and budget effectively.
Ideal candidate will be comfortable working in the field as necessary to review and verify instrumentation, control hardware, networks, and electrical work to ensure quality deliverables are provided to the customer.
The ideal candidate must have a diverse engineering and technical skill set with the ability to work independently. This person will act as technical lead on projects and mentor junior engineers and technicians.
Experience – Greater than 10 years with capabilities in below areas is preferred:
o Experience in one or more of the following industries: Oil & Gas, Water/Wastewater, Mining Life Sciences, Building Automation, Manufacturing and Food & Beverage.
o Experience in the design of electrical schematics, including power distribution under 480VAC, control panels and associated NEC references desired.
o Experience with programming and implementation of RTUs, PLCs, DCS, SCADA and Industrial networks strongly preferred.
o Experience leading a team of engineers/technicians to provide control system solutions
o Experience mentoring less experienced engineers
Travel: Estimated 25%- 50% domestic.
Education – BS in Electrical/Control Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Computer Science is strongly desired.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
o Relevant Certifications: PMP, Scrum, ADKAR, Lean, Six Sigma, CAP
o Ability to prioritize multiple projects and competing priorities
o Results oriented and self-motivated
o Proven experience in architecting, managing and executing large, complex projects
o Ability to manage multiple projects with multiple teams across the nation simultaneously
The Packaging Automation Engineer is responsible for complete project execution including system automation design, testing, documentation management, installation and start-up.
Education/Experience: BS in Engineering or equivalent technical degree plus 5 or more years of project or packaging automation in the Food and Beverage, Consumer Products, or Pharmaceutical Industry desired.
Travel: Project Dependent up to 25%
Base, Bonus, Company Car
Our client Is an expanding global chemical additives company that has an open position for an Area Controls Engineer at their regional headquarters for the Midwest. This person will oversee the control systems for ten small sites. DCS / PLC / HMI experience required. Experience with Wonderware, WinCC and HMI is a plus. Travel is estimated at 30% in support of these sites by company car which will be supplied by the employer and occasional travel via commercial airlines. Approximately half of the job will be working on upgrades/projects for the plants, and the other half will be troubleshooting and maintaining controls systems. This position offers both stability, autonomy, and a wide variety of internal customers and locations to support. Our client is offering very generous compensation package, relocation assistance, and the ability to relocate to other US sites.
· B.S. Engineering
· 3+ years controls experience with hands on programming out of chemicals, foods, or the automotive industry as well as design through installation of small projects is a must
· Siemens controls are preferred but Allen Bradley, Honeywell or Johnson Controls are acceptable
· Knowledge of field instrumentation, CMSS, SAP PM, RCA, LMPC Control, and predictive maintenance methodologies would be a major plus.
The ideal candidate will have experience in the life sciences and must have knowledge of process manufacturing, field instrumentation, control system installation and implementation expertise in all of the following project phases: Requirements documentation, detailed design generation, implementation, system integration, testing and on-site startup. Plans and coordinates technical design and engineering implementation of project work. Experience with Siemens PCS7, Rockwell PlantPAX or Emerson DeltaV required. PLC experience required/MES experience highly desirable.
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