Sr. Automation Engineer
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The Senior Automation Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation, administration, enhancement, monitoring and maintenance of production and non-production process automation software and systems.
This role will undertake project work including overall responsibility for projects as directed by the business strategy and the Director of IT including the implementation of Data Historian Systems, Electronic Batch Record systems, MES and SCADA systems.
The position works closely with business and requires a strong technical and customer focus.
All work of the Senior Automation Engineer is conducted within regulatory guidelines and industry best practices.
Minimum Job Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or IT
Technical Certification (e.g. Rockwell, Microsoft, etc.) a plus.
Licenses, Certificates, Registrations
The physical and mental demands and work environment described her are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk and hear. The employee is often required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb, balance, or stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use English written and oral communication skills; interact appropriately with staff, management contractors, vendors and others encountered in the course of work; read and interpret a variety of documents and instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form such as safety rules and operating instructions, and procedure manuals; collate and interpret technical and engineering data; generate or assist in the generation of technical reports of investigations; analyze and solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; establish priorities and work on multiple assignments and projects concurrently.
The employee is regularly required to apply computer skills covering word processing, project management, presentation software and spreadsheet software.
The employee is regularly required to apply mathematical formulae and engineering rules of thumb to execute technical and engineering calculations and to apply statistical calculations to determine frequency, probability, standard deviation, average, etc. during risk assessments and validation activities.
The employee normally works under typical office conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
In certain assignments, the employee will occasionally work in wet or humid conditions, work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, be exposed to outdoor weather conditions, work with/near explosives and risk electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The employee must be capable of wearing specified personal protective equipment when required to comply with company safety standards.
Special Working Conditions
Occasional travel during projects to US and international locations may be required.
The employee may be required to work occasional week-ends and during the company maintenance shutdowns (twice a year).
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