Automation Engineer


Key Duties and Responsibilities

•   Architect, write and debug PLC code that is organized, structured, documented, maintainable and reusable
•   Generate HMI screens for complex machinery and provide documentation for use and troubleshooting
•   Manage electrical cabinet builds and field wiring
•   Select and size electrical and electromechanical components such as servos, 3 phase motors, analog and digital sensor, and safety-rated components
•   Train internal team to support automated equipment after deployment
•   Identify, develop and design control panels, as well as provide improvements and upgrades to control systems
•   Report performance trends/issues to management and recommend solutions
•   Develop standard operating procedures and train personnel on all new systems
•   Define control system and instrumentation maintenance requirements and procedures
•   Identify instrumentation deficiencies and suggest alternatives
•   Assist multi-discipline engineering team in creating meaningful alarms and periodically check their effectiveness

Knowledge, Skills, and Qualifications

•   BS/MS in Electrical/Chemical/Mechanical Engineering or 5+ years working at an industrial manufacturing facility and related instrumentation/automation certifications
•   Software knowledge: PLC programming, experience with Siemens TIA Portal, Rockwell RS Studio, and Ignition SCADA system
•   Experience in design, operation, and maintenance of industrial control systems
•   Strong data and system analysis, troubleshooting, and teamwork skills
•   Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•   Excellent organization skills, persistence, good judgment, and attention to detail
•   Profibus, Modbus and Kepware experience a plus
•   Familiarity with High Performance HMI best practices a plus
•   Proficiency in creating detailed schematics and models in CAD (SolidWorks preferred) a plus
•   Familiarity with MySQL or other relational databases a plus
•   Text-based programming (C,C++, Python) a plus
•   Must be a good problem solver and enjoy a dynamic, collaborative, and team-oriented work environment
•   Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to manage multiple tasks in the same time frame
•   Ability to work in a fast paced and dealine driven environment
If you would like to apply for this position, please send us an email at careers@urbanminingco.com, specify for which position you are applying, and include your CV.


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San Marcos, TX 78666


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