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Controls Engineer - Custom Machine Design

Company: Summit Engineered Automation
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Are you an experienced Controls Engineer interested in working with a highly technical team that designs and builds custom automated equipment for top twin cities medical companies? We are Summit Engineered Automation, a local automation integrator, designer, and builder of custom equipment. We have been designing and building medical, pharmaceutical, and a myriad of other technical custom automation solutions out of our Shoreview, MN facility since 1998. Take a look at our amazing machines: are hiring an experienced engineer interested in a position focused on Controls design for automated equipment. If you enjoy the reward of seeing complex and sophisticated machines that you have designed come to life, this is a position you will enjoy! Controls Engineers at Summit Engineered Automation lead all aspects of controls for automated equipment while collaborating with Mechanical Design Engineers, Electrical Engineers, customers and vendors. Responsibilities include:- Program all software for custom automation projects: PLC, HMI/SCADA, Servo, Robotics, Vision, etc.- Create design documentation and flow charts of proposed software for review- Specify cameras and lensing to fit the application- Experiment with lighting setups- Modify and test concepts to prove and debug the systems to ensure they will pass customer acceptance- Create panel layouts, schematics, and bills of material. Create machine manuals, FAT and SAT documentation, redline schematics- Test and verify all electrical wiring and systems (safety circuits, I/O, communications, servos, etc.)- Debug and test all software to assure it meets customer requirements.- Assist in testing and documenting the final machine- Provide product training and support to end-users- Travel to customers site and assist in equipment start-upQualified candidates will have a related engineering degree (BSEE, Controls, Automation Engineering or BSME) and 2+ years electrical control system design and programming for custom automation. Prior experience programming Allen Bradley PLCs (CompactLogix) & HMIs (PanelView Plus), designing electrical schematics using AutoCAD, along with experience integrating Servo (Allen Bradley, IAI), Vision system & Vision Guided Motion (Keyence & Epson) and Robotics (Fanuc & Epson), required. An interest in working in a collaborative environment of Engineers & Designers focused on researching new innovations to design custom equipment is required.Summit Engineered Automation offers an excellent work culture that encourages teamwork, honesty, and going above and beyond. Working hours for this typically 40-hour week position are flexible between the hours of 6 AM and 6 PM. We offer highly competitive compensation, full benefits that include health insurance, paid holidays, and paid vacation. If our engineering position is of interest send your resume to our recruiting resource, Red Seat, or call (651) 317-9211 for more information. Summit Automated Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Summit Engineered Automation, St. Paul , Controls Engineer - Custom Machine Design, Engineering , Saint Paul, Minnesota

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