Controls Engineer (3rd Shift)

Springfield, TN

Onsite  -  NON IT - Engineering  -  Right to Hire  -  Job ID: 24-01356

Title: Controls Engineer (3rd shift)
Location: Springfield, TN
Duration: 6 month contract with potential to extend or convert
Compensation: $28-32 per hour
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S.
Controls Engineer (3rd shift)
Working hours – 3rd shift, 10:00pm – 6:30am
Potential to convert to FT / extend dependent on performance
Interview – first virtual, second round onsite
Support productions, equipment support
5-8 years exp – Controls Technician:
Support the operation, diagnosis, and repair activities for automated assembly equipment. Work closely with Controls and Maintenance leaders and support them by completing assigned activities. The successful candidate will have technical knowledge of automated work cells, process lines and operational technology.
Successful candidate will prioritize and organize own work to deliver production equipment support and agreed improvement projects. Applies knowledge/skills to a variety of standard day to day activities to support the operation and improvement of process equipment. Identifies and solves problems in straightforward situations; generates possible solutions, analyzes each using standard procedures. Contributes actively in team activities, sharing experience and ideas.
• Team member in assigned projects. Contribute as subject matter expert for controls and electrical equipment
• Confirm equipment meets specifications as it relates to electrical, controls and operational technology specifications
• Improve operations (uptime, quality, data collection) through controls improvement
• Assist operations and maintenance by troubleshooting failures and identifying corrections
• Support and provide daily shift reporting
• Support equipment installation as required
• Associate's Degree in Mechatronics (Electrical or Controls preferred)
• 5+ years' experience working in a manufacturing environment
• Ability to read and interpret electrical/controls drawings – 2- 3 years experience required
• PLC programming (Siemens S7) and HMI (Simatic) – 5 – 8 years experience required
• PLC programming (AB ControlLogix) and HMI (FactoryTalk)
OPC/OPC UA – Client application
• Fluent English
• Experience supporting and improving new production machinery and integrated systems
• Experience with automated work cells integrating standard 6-axis robots (KUKA preferred)
• Strong computer skills particularly Microsoft Office applications
• Knowledge of Siemens PLC's, HMIs, & VFD's – 5 – 8 years experience required
• Automated work cells with integrated robotics troubleshooting.
• Vision system knowledge and applications (Cognex)
• Safety systems and light curtains troubleshooting
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