This position is responsible for technical leadership and/or development of solutions for the world class customers served by GGS. Responsibilities include development, implementation, testing and startup of technical solutions created by yourself or others, and frequent communication to management and customers of work status updates.
You will be working closely with project managers and other engineers to leverage their technical experience and expertise in controls, instrumentation, networking and software development to deliver high-quality and high-value solutions.
This position will be located in the Detroit, MI area reporting directly to customer locations. Our customers in this area are industrial based manufacturers in the metals, mining, and packaging space.
Design and implementation of integrated electrical and control systems
Work cooperatively with engineering, design, production and field service staff
Responsible for aspects of project budget and schedule requirements
Develop overall system architecture for industrial control projects
Specify and configure various hardware components such as AC/DC drives, instrumentation, switchgear and industrial control panels
Perform functional testing of electrical and control systems
Design and configure PLC/SCADA networks
Generate functional requirements documentation, test procedures, and forms
Coordinate start-up activities within GGS, any contractors and owner personnel
Provide on-call service as needed to local customers
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
BS Engineering degree or equivalent educational background
Minimum of 2 to 5 years in industry
Work duties could be performed on evenings, weekends, or holidays to fulfill customer commitments.
Experience with AC/DC motors and drives, PLCs, HMIs, and Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to develop PLC and HMI programs within one or more languages (A-B, Siemens, etc.)
Solve software and data communication problems
Perform field start-up testing of electrical and programmed control systems, including loop checks, drive setup, installation inspection, operational readiness testing, and functional acceptance testing
Direct experience in some or all of the following: process lines for metals, paper, and plastics. Process line auxiliary systems, hydraulic, solutions, coaters. Material handling, convey, feeding, batching, and packaging. Utility and Environmental monitoring, metering, and reporting. General industrial automation. This includes advanced mechanical and electrical experience as it relates to the industries that we serve.
Technical expertise with PLC and HMI systems, direct experience in controlling coordinated drive systems via PLC networks is preferred
Experience with Rockwell SLC/PLC Systems, GE 90 series or older platforms and/or Siemens S5 PLC platform is a plus
Glenmount Global Solutions is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Glenmount Global Solutions will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and for religious beliefs.