29 days old

Automation Engineer

Kelly Services
St Louis, MO 63112
Automation Engineer

Location: Saint Louis, MO

Direct Hire

We have an immediate opening for an experienced automation engineer to support the expansion and continual improvement of technology modules at our St. Louis, MO division, but will also require travel to support field installation and on-site commissioning at customer sites throughout the US. The successful candidate must be knowledgeable in the field of process controls, HMI screen development as well as AC/DC voltage electrical circuits in an industrial setting. Candidates should have extensive knowledge of: electrical circuits, control panel componentry, instrumentation, industrial field electrical installation standards, process control development and troubleshooting.

+ Knowledge of fluid processes, and continuous blending and prior work experience in and around food processing particularly soft drink and brewery processing equipment is also very useful.

+ Prior experience with sanitary liquid process control as well as knowledge of food and dairy processing methods and regulations is also preferred.

+ Software and base products used in the automation development of our equipment include: Wonderware; Intouch, Historian, SMC Rockwell Software; Logix 5000, FactoryTalk View SE, ME , RS Linx GE Automation; iFix Microsoft Office, VB, SQL

Key Responsibilities:

+ Work with the St. Louis Beverage Group in a responsible role which will entail dealing with multiple projects in various stages of simultaneous development

+ Review electrical specification documents panel and field electrical drawings to ensure accuracy

+ Develop PLC code for processing equipment such that it adheres to strict functional guidelines

+ Develop HMI screens accurately representing the process equipment with clear and comprehensive operator command control access, MOA device access, multi-pen trending capability and PID gain constant adjustment

+ On-site interaction with: Customer, other trade disciplines and regulatory authority during final installation phase and throughout commissioning phase of Statco-DSI equipment

+ Continued support of Customer equipment with: routine follow-up, instrument calibration and system troubleshooting via: telephone and email correspondence, VPN access and/or physical trips to site

+ Support the development of technical specification documents

+ Perform red-line edits to field electrical documents to accurately reflect the finished installation

Job Requirements:

+ Technical Degree

+ Industry experience in developing, maintaining and troubleshooting process controls Electrical background electrician or electrician apprentice

+ Prior work experience in or around industrial food processing plant is preferred

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-05-30

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