Controls Engineer - Fort Collins, Colorado

, CO
07 Apr 2016
15 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Controls Systems Engineer
Develop and define control systems applications for ProEnergy Services by providing detailed control system software design engineering on various Programmable Logic Controller and Human machine interface platforms.
Essential Job Functions
  • PLC logic development.
  • HMI screen development.
  • Control system network design and integration.
  • Motion control system design and programming.
  • Review and ensure machine's control specifications meet contractual requirements for project.
  • Provide systems support to internal/external clients, including end-users, suppliers, electrical design group, manufacturing, and functional test groups.
  • Provide control system startup services and support of machinery, both on-site and remote support of installation team.
  • Provide documentation including user manuals, control system specifications and procedures.
  • Experience working with turbine or compressor controls would be useful.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (or related work experience with various related functional mechanisms such as the science and methodology of loop tuning and controls configurations).
  • Must have proven experience with any of the following PLC's: Allen Bradley, GE Mark series, GE Fanuc, Siemens, etc.
  • Proficient in multiple programming environments and languages.
  • Retrofit or upgrade experience using multiple platforms.
  • Steam turbine, gas turbine, petrochemical controls design experience a plus.
  • Ability to work with people of varied backgrounds and myriad objectives.
  • Ability to reach consensus on complex issues in a timely and effective manner.
  • Technical competence (understand software, hardware, networks, etc).
  • Must have legal authority to permanently work in the U.S.
Additional Functions
  • Excellent technical, conceptual, and financial skills.
  • Ability to motivate team efforts to accomplish goals.
  • Demonstrate the ability to make competent decisions in emergency situations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems, clearly communicate tasks and needs, and training of other personnel.
  • Analyzes and interprets data to make sound professional judgments and recommendations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings, electrical one-lines, logic drawings, and technical manuals.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions percentages area, circumference, and volume.
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra, geometry, thermodynamics, chemistry, and electricity.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to do walking, reaching, climbing, and stooping and lifting (up to 75 pounds).