Process Controls and Automation Engineer

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Vandergrift, PA
$70,000 - $90,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Sep 27, 2017
Job ID

Process Controls & Automation Engineer

Our client produces and markets a wide range of specialty metals, including stainless steel, nickel alloys, and titanium to end use markets such as aerospace, power generation, automotive, and housing. We deliver exceptional products and services to customers around the world.

They are currently seeking a Process Controls & Automation Engineer to support their Vandergrift Operations, including rolling mills, process lines and industrial furnaces.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Supporting process control systems in a manufacturing environment
  • Specifying the design, implementation and integration of Process Control systems, Level 1 and Level 2
  • Analysis of process data and support of continuous improvement efforts
  • Support of operations to optimize process performance

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering with exposure to Automation, Programming, or control systems theory
  • Experience in the following areas is a plus:
  • Supporting process control systems in a manufacturing environment
  • Process control systems include, but are not limited to, Level I PLC systems, and Level 2 computer (SCADA or cascaded control) systems
  • Modeling the physics of a process for the purpose of control system design and simulation using tools such as MATLAB
  • Leading and/or participating on teams constructed of people with various technical and non-technical backgrounds in continuous process improvement initiatives
  • Acting independently to identify and implement process optimization opportunities at existing manufacturing facilities
  • A proven understanding of electro-mechanical system modeling is a plus