Controls/Automation Systems Engineer in Rochester, NY
Datrose, Inc Posted: 2020-11-11
Rochester, NY 14623
Datrose is seeking a Controls/Automation Systems Engineer for a Direct Hire Opportunity in Rochester, NY!
If interested in exploring this great opportunity, please apply directly at www.datrose.com/careers.
Veterans are encouraged to apply!
The Controls/Automation Systems Engineer is responsible for performing activities associated with the design, programming, and startup of automation systems.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Works closely with Project Manager and customer in preparation of system quotations and runoff. This includes Applications Engineering, software development, process development and robot programming.
Responsible for being a technical resource to customers, Design Engineers, and Project Managers for solving specific process related problems. Provide consulting and Applications Engineering for new designs for both customers' and Adaptec’s products.
Authors PLC and various other controls programming for standard products and custom equipment.
Responsible for debugging the operation of the work cell and working with others to establish a fully functional and safe machine.
Educate Engineering staff on the standard product software and system operation.
Evaluate, select, and develop new applications for emerging technologies; Therefore, maintaining Adaptec Solutions’ unique value proposition to the automation market.
Communicate with customers, both internal and external, to thoroughly understand their needs and to clearly communicate the proposed solution.
Responsible for documenting and organizing procedures and interfacing of process equipment.
Responsible for system startups at customer facility.
Responsible for establishing the maximum performance of the system with the Customer’s acceptance and satisfaction as the goal.
Involvement may include working on several projects in various stages of completion.
Travel required to various customers’ facilities.
Other duties as requested.
Add/insert redlines to any Job drawing package during build/programming.
Recommend changes that will affect more than one job or process according to the ECO/ECR instruction.
Request purchased materials/job additions/changes in accordance with PCO instruction, referencing spend policy.
Evaluate safety and functionality/risk/compliance associated with Job.
Purchase on behalf of the company according to spend policy.
Work out of sequence.
Support Service Department with programming, process and troubleshooting needs.
Provide customer training both at Adaptec Solutions and on-site at customer facilities.
Inspect for fitness of use.
Requires a two-year engineering degree or equivalent and between 8-10 years experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Ample PLC programming experience is a must.
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to travel frequently, eight hours plus in car or airplane
Movement around automated machinery
Appropriate physical dexterity to operate teach pendant and keyboards
Ability to perform mechanical modifications to equipment
Must be able to multi-task and prioritize workload.
Obeys company policies and procedures and observes all safety regulations
Datrose creates and fosters a rewarding work environment--one that is fueled by talented and hard-working people...Apply today to join our team!
Datrose is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with disability.