Controls Engineer - Siemens
Our customer in Northern Oakland County is seeking a direct hire Controls Engineer. Specifically an experienced Controls Engineer with a strong Siemens background.
The position is responsible for participating in the Process Automation projects. The position is to perform assigned basic tasks and functions within the field of automation. Seek advice and guidance on non-routine or problem areas from others. Identifies problems as they occur and takes appropriate steps to solve them in situations where the problem is not difficult or complex. Responsibilities of this position include:
•Identify user requirements using P&IDs, process description and or existing logic
•Provide engineer analysis and estimates to support the generation of proposals for small projects and services
•Document the software functional requirements and hardware functional requirements
•Review and approve system electrical drawings and coordinate with contractors
•Develop PLC code using Function Block, Statement List, SFC, Ladder and Structured Language
•Create test documents , simulations and perform tests
•Participate in system installation and commissioning activities on site
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
•BS or MS in a related engineering field preferred.
•Programming experience in high level structured programming language or PLC programming or ladder / PLC programming classes
•Familiarity with relational databases, electrical design principal.
•Communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills.
•Excellent written and verbal communications
•Self-driven, self-motivated, eager to learn and grow fast
•Analytical Skills, Innovative, Systematic Thinking, Commitment to schedule and team
•Interest in the field of Automation
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
•Siemens PCS 7 or S7 programming experience
•Preferred education BSEE, BSME or BSCE
•Other DCS or software programming experience