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Controls Engineer

Company: JVIS USA
Location: Benton Harbor
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

1st Shift Pay is entirely based upon experience. If you have more experience than what's required we aren't afraid to pay more Responsibilities: Develop tools and documents to troubleshoot problems quickly. Engineer control hardware / software upgrades necessary to improve operating efficiency of equipment. Examines and understands specifications in order to ensure the functionality of the equipment meets these specifications. Modification of process equipment control system to ensure maximum production output while minimizing down-time: this includes modifications to improve plant-wide costs and efficiencies. Ensures the equipment being started up and commissioned operates in accordance with company requirements. Programs robotic and/or controls equipment per company specifications. Performs preventative maintenance as requested by the customer to ensure minimum down-time and optimum operation of machines and equipment. Train maintenance technicians in equipment operation and troubleshooting. Maintain specification standards for new and existing process equipment control systems. Repair and troubleshoot new and existing process equipment control systems. General machine safety, electrical safety and machine guarding: high level of safety awareness (OSHA, NEC and RIA). Ability to interact professionally, and maintain a positive working relationship, which at times may be under difficult circumstances and/or high-pressure situations. Ability to obtain Lock Out Tag Out Certification. Qualification: Extensive experience programming Allen Bradley/Rockwell and Siemens PLC/HMI software. Industrial Networks Knowledge. (Ethernet I/P, Device Net, Profibus, ControlNet.) Auto CAD Electrical experience developing schematics, panel layout, and bill of materials. Extensive experience with VFD and Servo drive systems. Thorough knowledge of power distribution as it applies to machine controls. Knowledgeable in the design and application of fluid power controls. (hydraulic, pneumatic, vacuum). Thorough knowledge of electro-mechanical control devices. (optical, inductive, capacitive sensors / contactors, relays, switches / power supplies and transformers / motors and motor starters.) Knowledge of Common Machine Guarding Devices. (Bumper Strips, Light Curtains, Area Scanners, etc.) Experience with vision systems. Read and understand electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics and prints Provide support as needed to various manufacturing facilities. Experience conducting risk assessment of equipment to determine compliance to code. (OSHA, NFPA, RIA) Strong Knowledge of electrical safety and machine guarding. Computer literacy and knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, etc.) Ability to interact professionally with all levels of management. Ability to cope with stressful situations and maintain a professional and cooperative temperament. Strong verbal and written communication skills. You should be proficient in: Blueprint Reading Electrical Schematics Electrical Troubleshooting Skills Pneumatics Experience Hydraulics Experience Industrial Robot Programming ISO 9001 Certification Experience Troubleshooting CNC Machines Machines & technologies you'll use: Vision System Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)

Keywords: JVIS USA, South Bend , Controls Engineer, Engineering , Benton Harbor, Indiana

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