Automation/ Electrical Engineer

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Kentucky, Kentucky, USA

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Job description

Our client, a global sector leader of the major Automative industry suppliers, is hiring an Automation Engineer to provide technical support for operations and plant projects within their facilities in Kentucky

The company is growing with investment and they need a Sr. Automation Engineer as part of their growth.

Key Accountabilities:

Manage safety PLC (modifications, safety analysis validation)

Improve operations and maintenance interface (work stations and HMI)

Be the primary point of contact with the different equipment suppliers; refine needs, change solutions, follow up during different project phases from description analysis to testing & commissioning

Verify all automation programs meet technical specifications


Bachelor's Degree in Automation Engineering or related field

5+ years of experience dealing with PLC Programming, VFD's, HMI, Servo and Control Networks

Develop under: Ladder Logic, Structured Text, C# and Function Block.

Preferable to be familiar with ISA-95 and MES architecture

Additional Information:

Career Plan

Relocation package $ 10 k + for non local Engineers

Permanent Position + Full Benefits + Yearly Bonus