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Controls Engineer

Kosei St. Marys Corporation Columbus, OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $65,000 to $90,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Responsibilities:

  • Creates detailed specifications and design of control systems as part of machinery/equipment purchases and capital improvement projects. Ensures conformance with basic engineering and design principles.
  • Assists in setting scientific and technical goals within broad outlines provided by the management. Conducts research to confirm the feasibility, design, operation, and performance of equipment based on proposed controls.
  • Regularly uses computer-aided drafting/design tools to produce layouts or drawings as needed.
  • Assists in sourcing and negotiating contracts with suppliers and contractors to perform various aspects of projects. Interprets and explains plans and contract terms for contractors, sub-contractors, administrative staff, workers, etc.
  • Prepares detailed project budgets, schedules, and documentation. Breaks project into logical steps and allocates sufficient time to meet deadlines.
  • Ensures that all aspects of projects comply with relevant Company policies/procedures, building codes, safety rules/regulations, etc. Obtains necessary permits and licenses.
  • Monitors project milestones and creates periodic project reports. Anticipates potential bottlenecks and implements contingency plans to overcome issues, such as contractor delays, bad weather, cost over-runs, emergencies, etc.
  • Coordinates activities of external/internal personnel to perform installation, operation, testing, run-off, maintenance, and repair of equipment, components, and systems related to the project.
  • Reviews, inspects, and debugs control systems to confirm that equipment, components, and systems are functioning properly and can be released to production. Provides on-going support for existing control systems.
  • Analyzes existing control systems and implements modifications, as needed to improve equipment function, reduce cost, etc.
  • Provides technical assistance relative to project engineers and process engineers. Provides assistance to maintenance personnel for troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of control systems.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree in Engineering or equivalent is required.
  • At least two (2) years of related controls engineering experience is required--preferably in a high-volume manufacturing environment is required.
  • Working knowledge of the following is also required:
  1. Various programmable logic controllers (Allen-Bradley, Hitachi, etc.)
  2. HMI’s (Allen-Bradley Panelview and Panelview+ and Proface, etc.)
  3. AC drives (Allen-Bradley, SEW, etc.)
  4. Fanuc robots and vision systems
  5. Industrial networks (DeviceNet, Ethernet, etc.)
  6. Ability to read/interpret blueprints, drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports
  • Working knowledge and use of Microsoft Project software and computer-aided drafting/design tools is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail are required to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously. Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and written/verbal communication skills are required.

Kosei St. Marys Corporation

Why Work Here?

Excellent track record, stable history

Kosei St. Marys Corporation is part of a global manufacturer of OEM and aftermarket aluminum wheels.

Address

1100 McKinley Road, St. Marys, OH 45885
Columbus, OH
USA

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