Controls Engineer

Irving, Texas
04 Oct 2016
21 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Logistics and Airport Solutions
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Logistics and Airport Solutions
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Senior Level

Req ID 156980
Required Education Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Location TX - Irving
Required Travel 35%

Division Description
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics LLC is a provider of logistics industry products and solutions. The business comprises a comprehensive portfolio in mail & parcel logistics and automation, airport logistics with baggage handling and air cargo, as well as service offerings supporting our customers with maintenance, operation and optimization.  Our customers are airports & airlines, courier express parcel providers, the US Postal Service and commercial postal service providers.

Job Description
The Senior Controls Engineer will be required to participate in design, development, programming, testing, and commissioning of material handling systems.  Engineers will also assist in the creation of accurate bid and proposal documents.

Typical activities include:
-Electrical schematic and panel design (Control Panels, Motor Control Panels, Motor Control Centers, Power Distribution) using AutoCAD Electrical
-Network design using Profinet, Profibus, ASI Bus, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Ethernet/IP
-Programmable Logic Controller architecture design and programming
-Human-Machine Interface programming
-Writing project documentation (Test plan, Descriptions of Operation)
-Management of project time, budget, and resources

Required Knowledge/Skills/Education:
-Parcel Industry experience - specifically with singulators
-Undergraduate or graduate degree in Electrical/Controls/Automation/Robotics Engineering or Technology or equivalent experience.
-Fluent in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Windows operating systems
-Strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
-Willingness to travel 20-40% of the time performing installation support across the US.
-Current experience with Allen-Bradley PLC languages, architecture and networks.  Other platforms a plus.
-Experience with conveyor systems (Parcel, Baggage, ASRS, etc.) large machine design, and/or motor control desired.
-Ability to work as part of a team, yet independently if necessary, especially away from the office.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, disability status, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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