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Sr. Electrical Controls Engineer

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Sr. Electrical Controls Engineer - PLC Controls and Networking

Sr. Electrical Engineer - PLC Controls and Networking

Position Summary

Provides Electrical Engineering expertise required to safely and effectively manufacture high volume consumer products of high quality and at lowest cost. Provides support to Manufacturing Operations by recommending and implementing improvements to manufacturing processes, evaluating supplier capabilities, and leading project teams.

This is a high-speed, continuous flow production and packaging manufacturing environment. Allen Bradley and Siemens Controls Systems, Drives, Vision Systems, and SCADA Networking.

Specific Responsibilities:

Provide technical input to optimize the manufacturing quality and efficiency of all Dover Feminine Care production operations. This includes:

Introducing the latest, most efficient, most effective technology wherever economically feasible.
Solving production technical problems on an immediate turnaround basis.
Streamlining the existing machinery and processes to improve quality and reduce cost wherever possible.
Develop specifications for equipment/line modifications/and or additions.
Develop project resource requirements - time, funding, and manpower.
Prepare and submit requests for project funding.
Track project spending against established budgets.
Modify or create PLC programs to meet changing process/production needs.
Provide training to electronic technicians on all new systems/controls.
Support other locations as required.

Required Skills and Experience

Demonstrated ability to write and modify PLC programs and provide guidance to shop floor technicians in implementing changes.
Practical, but creative engineering approach with at least 8 years of experience in electrical engineering roles within a manufacturing process.

Results oriented individual unafraid of utilizing a hands-on approach when needed, with the ability to lead sub-groups, task forces or teams to effectively solve machinery problems ranging from simple (slight modification/addition of single component) to complex (total re-design) on high speed, high volume machinery.

Demonstrated ability to work with cross functional teams as either a contributor or a leader.

Ability to work with outside suppliers, contractors and consultants to tap into specialized engineering expertise when needed.

Ability to analyze, design, plan and manage equipment installations.

Excellent communications skills – must be able to communicate effectively within the organization, both laterally and vertically.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

BS Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Engineering Technology (BSEE or BSEET)
At least 8 years manufacturing experience.
Prior experience with major equipment relocations including start up, de-bug and validation execution.
Demonstrated ability to implement electrical controls systems in a manufacturing environment.
Practical programming skills in PLC's, networking, device communications, and discrete components.
Good communications skills – must be able to develop specifications, proposals, RFP's and presentations and communicate effectively within the organization, both laterally and vertically.
Working knowledge of “AutoCAD” or equivalent CAD system, MS Project, and MS Office.

Working Relationships

Key relationships internally will include Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Maintenance & Planning/Scheduling departments and their colleagues.

Work Environment

Travel is minimal. Requirements may vary from several days per year to several weeks, as required for training and projects.
Position may require bending, stooping, climbing and standing for extended periods of time.
Work schedule will typically be during day shift. Some variation of those hours may be required periodically for emergency situations.

***All Qualified Candidates, please contact: Mike Puhl ***

Phone: 302-324-9400

Email: Email blocked - click to apply

Sr. Electrical Engineer - PLC Controls and Networking

Position Summary

Provides Electrical Engineering expertise required to safely and effectively manufacture high volume consumer products of high quality and at lowest cost. Provides support to Manufacturing Operations by recommending and implementing improvements to manufacturing processes, evaluating supplier capabilities, and leading project teams.

This is a high-speed, continuous flow production and packaging manufacturing environment. Allen Bradley and Siemens Controls Systems, Drives, Vision Systems, and SCADA Networking.

Specific Responsibilities:

Provide technical input to optimize the manufacturing quality and efficiency of all Dover Feminine Care production operations. This includes:

Introducing the latest, most efficient, most effective technology wherever economically feasible.
Solving production technical problems on an immediate turnaround basis.
Streamlining the existing machinery and processes to improve quality and reduce cost wherever possible.
Develop specifications for equipment/line modifications/and or additions.
Develop project resource requirements - time, funding, and manpower.
Prepare and submit requests for project funding.
Track project spending against established budgets.
Modify or create PLC programs to meet changing process/production needs.
Provide training to electronic technicians on all new systems/controls.
Support other locations as required.

Required Skills and Experience

Demonstrated ability to write and modify PLC programs and provide guidance to shop floor technicians in implementing changes.
Practical, but creative engineering approach with at least 8 years of experience in electrical engineering roles within a manufacturing process.

Results oriented individual unafraid of utilizing a hands-on approach when needed, with the ability to lead sub-groups, task forces or teams to effectively solve machinery problems ranging from simple (slight modification/addition of single component) to complex (total re-design) on high speed, high volume machinery.

Demonstrated ability to work with cross functional teams as either a contributor or a leader.

Ability to work with outside suppliers, contractors and consultants to tap into specialized engineering expertise when needed.

Ability to analyze, design, plan and manage equipment installations.

Excellent communications skills – must be able to communicate effectively within the organization, both laterally and vertically.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

BS Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Engineering Technology (BSEE or BSEET)
At least 8 years manufacturing experience.
Prior experience with major equipment relocations including start up, de-bug and validation execution.
Demonstrated ability to implement electrical controls systems in a manufacturing environment.
Practical programming skills in PLC's, networking, device communications, and discrete components.
Good communications skills – must be able to develop specifications, proposals, RFP's and presentations and communicate effectively within the organization, both laterally and vertically.
Working knowledge of “AutoCAD” or equivalent CAD system, MS Project, and MS Office.

Working Relationships

Key relationships internally will include Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Maintenance & Planning/Scheduling departments and their colleagues.

Work Environment

Travel is minimal. Requirements may vary from several days per year to several weeks, as required for training and projects.
Position may require bending, stooping, climbing and standing for extended periods of time.
Work schedule will typically be during day shift. Some variation of those hours may be required periodically for emergency situations.

***All Qualified Candidates, please contact: Mike Puhl ***

Phone: 302-324-9400

Email: mpuhl@synerfac.com

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