Position term: 18 month contract
Reports to: Maintenance & Engineering Manager, PEng.
Plan the practices of manufacturing; to research and develop tools, processes, machines, and equipment; and to integrate the facilities and system for producing quality products with the optimal expenditure of capital.
Essential Responsibilities / Specific Duties:
Work with the Maintenance and Engineering Manager to meet with the OEM integrators to understand the control system needs, define control system functional requirements and work towards achieving the defined automation scope of work.
Review layouts and provide modifications to new/existing equipment for improvements
Work with the Automation Integrators to develop a consistent system architecture for all new automation systems and ensure the control system will meet the functional requirements.
Develop easy troubleshooting guidelines for operators/technicians
Work on optimizing PLC programs in the facility with consistent system architecture.
Work with the maintenance and engineering manager to update any coffee transfer programs in the facility.
Identify technical risks and mitigation solutions for new automation solutions
Ensure standards are supported and maintained.
Lead reviews on the control system deliverables and improve quality, performance, knowledge as needed.
Provide support for testing FAT/iFAT/SAT, commissioning and start-up.
Provide support for control system maintenance.
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Key Competencies:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field, or consideration of an equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience with Hardware Specifications, RSLogix, Compactlogix, Allen Bradley and Omron Software familiarity
Experience with Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Product Development and presenting Technical Information
CAD, CAD/CAM Circuit Design
Act with integrity and trust.
Operate with a sense of urgency being action oriented and exhibiting perseverance
Must be able to manage a highly demanding environment and cope with the needs of a 24/7 operation.