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Working As An Automation & Controls Engineer

  • Drafting, Laying Out, and Specifying Technical Devices, Parts, and Equipment
  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Mostly Sitting

  • $94,135

    Average Salary

What Does An Automation & Controls Engineer Do At Emcor Group

* Knowledge in specifying field instrumentation for food and pharmaceutical processes, as well as other process industries.
* Experience with process control system design including, P&ID development, PLC system design, control schematics, and panel layout design.
* Experience with 3 phase motor circuit design and load calculations with respect to the NEC and current safety requirements.
* Experience in designing and implementing information level networks such as Ethernet, and Profinet.
* PLC Programming experience must include Allen
* Bradley ControlLogix and Siemens S7.
* Siemens PCS 7 experience is a plus.
* Process control logic and batch system programming are the typical applications

What Does An Automation & Controls Engineer Do At Unilever

* Perform software modifications to existing packaging machinery and process system PLC’s, HMI’s, Batching and Data Collection systems.
* Understand and troubleshoot PLC, human machine interface (HMI), batching systems, and data collection system software.
* Provide subject matter expertise and leadership for plant controls and automation.
* Provide automation support for plant innovations, performance enhancement, loss elimination and process improvements.
* Provide troubleshooting and development support for plant electricians (24hrs/7days a week).
* Assist in developing training plans and conducting training for electrical technicians.
* Drive controls standards management for controls with coordination from Unilever engineering and other Unilever factories.
* Own management of change process for plant automation.
* Provide technical expertise for PM development and spare parts management for electrical/controls systems.
* Manage plant hardware/software infrastructure.
* Manage plant instrument calibration programs.
* Implement solutions to connect plant employees to manufacturing data.
* Assist with capital project execution as needed.
* Participate in Safety, Quality and Improvement work teams.
* Attend plant-wide critical safety meetings.
* Adhere to the World Class Manufacturing (WCM) principles of Unilever, New Century.
* Attend safety, operational and technical training as required.
* Attend factory acceptance testing at vendor’s facilities

What Does An Automation & Controls Engineer Do At Johnson Controls

* Designs and configures technically complex building control systems as defined by the contract documents.
* Creates flow diagrams, sequence of operations, bill of material, network layouts and electrical schematics as required.
* Develops and tests software programs necessary to operate the system per the intent of the project requirements.
* Coordinates the creation of necessary drawings and equipment schedules for submittals and installation.
* Selects, orders, and tracks the delivery of materials for assigned projects.
* Coordinates factory-mounting processes to meet factory and project schedule.
* Assists in the loading and commissioning of all system and network-level controllers as required.
* Assists in validation of complete system functionality and troubleshoots problems with subcontractors and other trades to ensure proper operation.
* Provides field change information to the project team for the creation of as- built drawings and software.
* Keeps management and JCI contractor or customer informed of job progress and issues.
* Assists in performing site-specific training for owner/operator on the total building control system.
* Participates in release meeting with project field team.
* Performs value engineering to provide cost effective results while maintaining customer satisfaction.
* Adheres to safety standards.
* High degree of regard to employee and subcontractor safety.
* external

What Does An Automation & Controls Engineer Do At Railworks

* HSQ is looking for an Automation and Controls Engineer with a minimum of 5 years of experience in designing, programming and commissioning automated control systems.
* The qualified applicant shall be able to take the project through all phases of design, including review of contract specifications, completely comprehend system P&IDs, generate I/O lists, and grasp interface electrical circuits.
* Experience in field startup and troubleshooting is preferred.
* Primary/Essential Responsibilities and Duties
* PLC programming experience with at least one of the following platforms:
* Rockwell Automation Allen
* Bradley: ControlLogix, MicroLogix
* Schneider Automation: Modicon Quantum M340, Modicon Momentum, SCADAPack
* GE Fanuc: Rx7i, Rx3i, and VersaMax
* Siemens: SIMATIC S7 controllers
* Expert in more than one of the following SCADA /HMI packages:
* Wonderware: Intouch HMI, System Platform and Wonderware Historian
* GE: Cimplicity, iFix, iHistorian,Proficy Historian
* Rockwell: Factory Talk View Studio or RSview
* Siemens: STEP 7
* System integration and networking experience with one or more of the following transports and protocols:
* TCP/IP
* Modbus RTU and TCP
* Rockwell Ethernet/IP
* GE SRTP and EGD
* Siemens S7 Protocol
* Profibus
* Foundation Fieldbus
* Experience with any of the following Industrial HMI Touchscreen products would be plus:
* Maple Displays
* Magelis Graphics Terminals
* Panel View Graphic Terminals

What Does An Automation & Controls Engineer Do At CBRE

* Complies with all applicable trade industry safety requirements codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to systems operations and work safety.
* Inspects specialized systems to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities and achieves operational conditions prescribed by client.
* SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
* Oversees the scope development, work request initiation, scheduling, and inspects the work performed by outside contractors.
* Contracted work includes proprietary or licensed installation, upgrade, maintenance and inspections, of specialized systems.
* Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance.
* Completes maintenance and repair records as required.
* Reviews assigned work orders.
* Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair.
* Orders necessary materials and supplies to complete all tasks.
* Maintains a management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all specialized systems in the most efficient manner to keep operating costs at a minimum.
* Performs other general maintenance of building systems and features to assist other trades as directed.
* Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed.
* Performs other duties as assigned.
* No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.
* Provide informal and formal training and assistance to coworkers, biomed, telecommunications, IT and clinical managers, supervisors and staff members.
* Coordinate work and assign tasks

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Automation & Controls Engineer Demographics

Gender

Male

91.7%

Female

6.4%

Unknown

1.8%
Ethnicity

White

56.1%

Hispanic or Latino

15.7%

Asian

12.0%

Black or African American

9.2%

Unknown

7.0%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

47.1%

German

5.9%

Albanian

5.9%

Persian

5.9%

Greek

5.9%

Carrier

5.9%

Gothic

5.9%

Russian

5.9%

Arabic

5.9%

Italian

5.9%
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Automation & Controls Engineer Education

Schools

University of Colorado at Boulder

9.1%

University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez

6.8%

Ohio State University

6.8%

Indiana State University

6.8%

Clemson University

6.8%

Michigan Technological University

4.5%

University of South Florida

4.5%

University of Kentucky

4.5%

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

4.5%

A-Technical College

4.5%

DePaul University

4.5%

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

4.5%

West Virginia University

4.5%

University of Dayton

4.5%

Kansas State University

4.5%

Point Park University

4.5%

New Jersey Institute of Technology

4.5%

Herzing University

4.5%

Syracuse University

2.3%

DeVry University-Illinois

2.3%
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Majors

Electrical Engineering

45.6%

Electrical Engineering Technology

10.7%

Mechanical Engineering

5.9%

Business

5.3%

Mechatronics And Robotics

3.6%

Computer Science

3.6%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

3.6%

Industrial Technology

3.0%

Computer Engineering

3.0%

Project Management

2.4%

Engineering And Industrial Management

2.4%

Systems Engineering

1.8%

Engineering

1.8%

Engineering Technology

1.2%

Drafting And Design

1.2%

Computer Information Systems

1.2%

Finance

1.2%

Information Technology

1.2%

Chemical Engineering

1.2%

Intelligence Operations

0.6%
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Degrees

Bachelors

50.0%

Masters

20.2%

Other

16.5%

Associate

8.0%

Diploma

2.1%

Doctorate

1.6%

Certificate

1.1%

License

0.5%
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Real Automation & Controls Engineer Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Automation and Controls Engineer Microsoft Corporation Wilsonville, OR Apr 13, 2016 $150,300
Automation and Controls Engineer Microsoft Corporation Wilsonville, OR Sep 17, 2015 $143,800
SR. Automation and Controls Engineer-Large Screen Devices or Other Microsoft Corporation Wilsonville, OR Dec 18, 2015 $141,500 -
$161,500
Automation and Control Engineer Big River Steel LLC Osceola, AR Jan 21, 2016 $135,000 -
$155,000
Automation and Controls Engineer Alaska Tanker Company LLC Beaverton, OR Oct 01, 2009 $120,000
Controls and Automation Engineer Waldemar S. Nelson & Co, Inc. New Orleans, LA Sep 01, 2011 $118,500
Automation Engineer, Controls Cepheid Sunnyvale, CA Feb 05, 2016 $110,000
Automation Control Engineer Citgo Petroleum Sulphur, LA Jun 23, 2016 $107,950 -
$129,400
Automation and Controls Engineer Monin, Inc. Clearwater, FL Jun 27, 2016 $105,789
Automation and Controls Engineers Mubea Inc. Florence, KY Jul 09, 2015 $105,000
Building Automation & Control Engineer Delta Products Corporation Fremont, CA Sep 17, 2014 $97,000
Automation Controls Engineer Dentsply International, Inc. Milford, DE Jul 15, 2016 $93,579
EAF Automation Controls Engineer Steel Dynamics Columbus, LLC Columbus, MS Sep 02, 2016 $91,000
Senior Industrial Automation and Controls Engineer Interplex NAS, Inc. Northvale, NJ Mar 06, 2015 $90,730
Senior Automation and Control Engineer Forum Us, Inc. Houston, TX Sep 19, 2016 $90,000
Automation and Controls Engineer Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation San Carlos, CA Nov 01, 2014 $90,000
Senior Automation and Control Engineer Forum Us, Inc. Houston, TX Sep 18, 2013 $90,000
Automation Systems & Control Engineer Tesis, LLC Houston, TX Sep 16, 2014 $86,000
Automation and Controls Engineer Nutec Tooling Systems, Inc. Meadville, PA Nov 17, 2015 $85,000
Automation Controls Engineer Morrison Timing Screw Co. Glenwood, IL Feb 01, 2014 $85,000
Automation and Controls Engineer Monin, Inc. Clearwater, FL Sep 30, 2016 $80,000
Process Automation Supervisory Controls Engineer Tmeic Corporation Roanoke, VA Oct 12, 2016 $78,416
Plant Process Automation and Control Engineer Evonik CYRO LLC Westwego, LA Sep 08, 2015 $78,000
Automation Control Engineer Solyndra LLC Fremont, CA Aug 16, 2011 $77,646 -
$93,746
Automated Driving Engineer-Path Planning and Controls Ford Motor Company Dearborn, MI Sep 14, 2016 $75,660 -
$126,660

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  1. PLC
  2. HMI
  3. Automation Control Systems
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  • Redesigned the electronics control room, making space for a new MCC with communication via DeviceNet to the PLC.
  • Support current production equipment making PLC/HMI program software/hardware modifications to improve production efficiency/capacity.
  • Designed & programmed minicomputers for pharmaceutical production at the Rahway campus.
  • Implement SCADA Initiatives at the local operations providing technical assistance and education regarding those initiatives.
  • Created project drawings using AutoCad including Electrical schematics and panel layouts.

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