Manpower Engineering is seeking a full time Automation Engineer with a concentration in DELTA-V distributed control system (DCS) from Emerson. This position will deliver the planning and execution of small, medium, and large projects in support of process automation equipment and systems utilizing the DELTA-V DCS.
Reporting to the Sr. Automation Manager, this engineer is responsible for programming, debugging, and field troubleshooting automation equipment with DELTA-V controllers. This engineer shall have experience on all modules of the DELTA-V system and proven knowledge on components like DELTA-V Control Studio, Cascade Control, Delta-V Operate Configure, Theme Dynamos, and familiar with the PK, M series, S series, and Charms line of controllers.
This engineer will support equipment migration from ABB 800xA over to the DELTA-V DCS to include working with vendors and contractors to upgrade the infrastructure and put in place new procedures to support DELTA-V.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Interface and build collaborative partnerships with key site functions including Manufacturing, Technical Operations, Engineering, and Quality to deliver site goals and objectives.
Actively support automation engineering projects.
Provide training or presentations on DELTA-V systems.
Maintain and support manufacturing automation DELTA-V systems
Maintain 100% customer satisfaction for all technical support calls.
Provide hands-on detailed diagnostics/troubleshooting support for automated process control and monitoring systems
Support the design and implementation of sound engineering solutions for mitigating existing operational issues, drive continuous improvement, and introduce new technology in accordance with clients standards and cGMP regulatory requirements while following GAMP guidelines
Support capital projects with an automation element from conception, design and initial specifications through completion and turnover.
Develop/Revise User Requirement Specifications, Functional Specifications, Design Specifications, and Guidelines for new and existing control systems
Develop, revise and abide by standard operating procedures and automation engineering documents.
Lead, support, and perform investigations relating to complex manufacturing deviations and anomalies associated with automation systems and control system software in order to properly identify root cause and implement appropriate corrective and preventative actions to prevent reoccurrence
Other duties as assigned
o Working knowledge in OSI-PI.
o Basic knowledge of a variety of automation software applications, process control, Ladder Logic, PLC
o Basic knowledge of IQ/OQ/PQ requirements in a regulated industry
o Basic knowledge of FDA regulation 21 CFR Part 11
o Knowledge of Data Integrity on FDA regulated environments.
o Knowledge of compliance industry regulations (cGMP, GxP, 21 CFR Part 11, GAMP, SOX and ISO)
Education and Experience
B.S. Degree in Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Computer Engineering with 3+ years experience of relevant process automation or 7+ years equivalent process automation work experience