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ATS Company:  PA Solutions
Requisition ID:  4108

Greenville, SC, US, 29615

Date:  Jun 14, 2022

Automation Engineer/Project Manager

Job Description

Our Automation team in Greenville, South Carolina is currently looking for a bright, ambitious Automation  Engineer (min. 10 years of experience) who enjoys team work and on-going challenging projects.

• Experience with Rockwell FACTORYTALK SUITE (FactoryTalk View SE, FactoryTalk AssetCentre) and CONTROLLOGIX CONTROLLER PLC platform Required; Win-911 Alarm Notification Software experience a definite Plus.
• Experience with Wonderware InTouch System and/or Emerson Process Management DELTAV DCS System beneficial.  Knowledge of S88 batch standard a plus.
• Preferred experience with Data Historian packages such as OSI PI & FT Historian.
• Knowledgeable on validation requirements for control systems in cGMP environments a plus (21CFR11).
• Experience in Life Science processes, Biopharmaceutical
• Experience managing Automation projects

• Design, configuration and implementation of DCS, PLCs, HMIs, Network servers, switches. Knowledge of Virtualization and thin client technology is a plus.
• Perform work within budget and schedule parameters and provide appropriate feedback to project manager for workload, schedule, and cost management.
• Work with customer to establish control strategies and automation details. Perform work within applicable standards, guidelines, and procedures.
• Coordinate technical engineering activities of project teams and/or execute technical tasks in the design, development, implementation, and documentation of process automation/control projects.
• Draft, Review, and update as necessary SDS’s, DDS’s, and FS’s.
• Perform and/or facilitate on-site start up and training activities.
• Mentor less experienced coworkers on technical or project execution elements.
• Provide proactive input and solutions to the engineering organization for continuous improvement of the organization.
• Assist in the development of creating automation platform standards – modules, libraries, graphics etc.


Key Attributes Include,
• Ability to determine best technical approach based on customer requirements
• Ability to read, discuss, and provide input on P&ID drawings, electrical drawings, instrumentation specifications, various process flowcharts, etc.
• Ability to reverse engineer existing controls systems in migration projects.
• Flexible, practical, and objective approach to issues
• Organized, conscientious, and adaptable in work execution
• Perceptive and understanding in working with customers. Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Self-motivated, capable of working in a team environment or individually
• Manage and develop client relationships and expectations on projects assigned

• 25-50% travel to customer sites is required for this position at certain times in a project


• BS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, OR   related technical field experience is equally accepted. A minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a controls/automation engineer, preferably in the life sciences, foods, chemical, hydrocarbon processing, or other process industries

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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