Amec Foster Wheeler Sr. Electrical Controls Engineer in Warren, Michigan
Wood is currently recruiting for a Sr. Controls Engineer at our Warren Michigan location. The daily work site is Warren Michigan, as well as client sites during project commissioning and standby phases. The ideal candidate must be fluent with Control Logix processors, and have automotive conveyor control experience. Must have proven track record of logic writing, the ability to diagnose problems and make PLC program changes as needed. Demonstrated troubleshooting skills are absolutely necessary. Shift work required for this position during commissioning and standby project phases.
This is a great opportunity for an individual with solid experience as an automation engineer or systems integrator, who is looking for career growth with a major organization. Excellent benefits, some travel [25%], and a long term position.
Able to quickly diagnose the root cause of problem(s) and make PLC program changes to maintain production.
Must be fluent with Rockwell Control Logix processors, RS Logix 5000 Studio. AB VFD & PLC5 experience a plus.
Must be detail oriented, capable of writing and modifying logic in conformance to client standards.
Experience with controls hardware design, logic design and debug of automotive conveyors.
Education and Qualifications
Education: Bachelor Science Electrical Engineering, or Bachelor Science Mechatronics or equivalent relevant work experience
Able to quickly learn [self-teach] to fill in skill gaps
Capable of working 10 hours standing and fast walking 5 to 10 miles daily
Track record working with skilled trades and engineers
Regular attendance required, all weather on time
Able to communicate verbally over plant radio, be clear and succinct
Able to deal with pressure to restore production during breakdowns
Able to constructively react to criticism
Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required
Able to climb a 2 story ladder
Can walk a mile in 20 minutes
Be able to cover, on foot, a reasonable distance on a job site
Able to lift up to 30 lbs without difficulty
All of the above items to be accomplished while carrying a laptop computer
CEC Controls is a Wood Automation and Controls company
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com
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Published Position Title: Sr. Electrical Controls Engineer
Requisition ID: 2021-82520
Name: Staff / Permanent
Type of Requisition: Professional & Technical
External Company Name: Wood Plc
External Company URL: http://www.woodplc.com/