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Automation Engineer in Canonsburg, PA at Andritz

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

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Job Description

  • Execute Electrical & Automation controls projects, including design and component selection, programming, installation, commissioning and customer training.
  • Execute the development of single line, three line drawings, network diagrams, and I/O schematics.
  • Test and perform checks of installed equipment.
  • Train customer’s operating and maintenance personnel
  • Field checkout and commissioning of machinery at locations throughout the World. Travel is approximately 20-30%.
  • Compile quotes and estimates for drive and controls projects.
  • Update project documentation to reflect revisions and upgrades.
  • Possess an understanding of industrial combustion systems which includes design of electrical and automation systems per applicable code.

Job Requirements

Desired Experience

  • B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering or Automation Engineering preferred. Experienced Automation and Combustion Technologists will be considered.
  • Minimum three years’ experience with Rockwell ControLogix PLC and HMI systems for automated machine control. Experience with Siemens S7 PLC and VFD equipment.
  • Must have field checkout and startup experience in an industrial environment, preferably with combustion and material handling equipment.
  • Skilled in the use of the following software: RSLogix, Panelview, RSView, Wonderware, Siemens Step 7, WinCC.
  • Familiar with electronic interface systems such as Ethernet, DeviceNet, and Profibus between PLC systems, VFD and MCC equipment, and HMI computers.
  • Working knowledge in the use of the following software: AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook.
  • A self-starter capable of working independently as well as within a multi-disciplined project team environment.
  • Must have good skills in maintaining vendor and customer relationships.