Jun 27, 2018

Electrical Controls Engineer

  • FPSJobs
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full time Engineering

Job Description

San Francisco,, CA , United States

Assist in definition and implementation of improved preventive and predictive maintenance methods and techniques. Provide technical field support to domestic and international customers. This position is 100% software.
1. Analyze high-cost systems and components and determine potential machine design modifications for life cycle cost improvements.
2. Investigate and evaluate machine design modifications for improved productivity.
3. Propose develop and monitor both field and laboratory experiments to determine the effectiveness of new designs.
4. Initiate Engineering Change Requests (ECR) for appropriate machine changes including relevant justification.
 5. Analyze failures that have caused machine downtime and develop methods or design improvements to improve reliability.
6. Monitor status of projects and ECR’s and serve as a resource to ensure customer needs are understood.
7. Provide project leadership for departmental efforts to improve machine performance safety and reliability. 
8. Assist with the development of formal training courses for managerial and field operations personnel.
9. Participate in cross-functional product development teams to communicate customer requirements and desires.
10. Ability to learn, work with control systems, identify controls criteria and create control algorithms and specifications form machine operation/performance specifications.
11. Create machine programs to the PLC and HMI control systems.
12. Support the electrical department in identifying/selecting appropriate controls hardware to meet performance criteria. Verify proper operation and function of controls design and programs on machines.

• EDUCATION: Minimum BS Electrical or Controls Engineering degree from an accredited college or university.
2-5 years applicable experience in the controls programming and electrical engineering field.

• EDUCATION: BS Electrical or Controls Engineering

• COMPENSATION RANGE: 55000-85000/yr



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