Automation & Controls Engineer III - Oil and Gas Industry

Location: New Orleans, LA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $83,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 3/6/2018
Job ID: 02572148
Job Description
A leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations in search on Automation Controls Engineers for their New Orleans area office.  

Why work here?:
  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement 
  • You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects 
  • Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company 
  • Access to leading-edge technology
  • Along with a competitive salary, this company offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan

  • Functions include providing Process Control Engineering, included but not limited to: specification, engineering, configuration and startup for projects implementing automation control systems for industrial clients including OEM’s, end users, and EPC firms across a range of industries including General Industry, Food & Beverage, Pulp & Paper, Steel & Metals, OEM, Municipal & Institutional, High Purity, EPC, Chemical Processing, Oil & Gas, Power Generation.
  • Technical writing skills are required to assist in completing project documentation and project reports.
  • This position has a travel expectation that could range from 30% up to 75% depending on project activities such as site startups and commissioning, site inspections, consulting engagements, etc.
  • 3 - 5 years in Automation
  • Intermediate understanding of Industrial Automation and Control Systems, i.e. PLC, DCS, HMI, Electrical Design, Instrumentation Design and Industrial Information Technology.
  • Excellent team player with people skills, with the ability to interface with a customer, internal team, and project manager.
  • Experience with configuration of Allen Bradley ControlLogix PLC and Wonderware Intouch/Archestra, including modification of code and graphics, is required.
  • Individuals should be familiar with operations of an Oil & Gas offshore platform.  This position will be responsible for troubleshooting issues with the Platform Control System (PCS) and Emergency Control Systems (ESS), including instrumentation, wiring, servers, hardware, and software.
  • Self-motivated individual with the willingness to take ownership and responsibility of delegated tasks. 
  • BS Engineering
Preferred Skills
  • Training in Allen Bradley ControlLogix, MicroLogix, SLC-500, PLC-5, ControlNet, RSView,  PanelView, GE Rx3i PACS System and GE90-30/70 and QuickPanel OIT, WonderWare Archestra, Application Server.
  • Certifications in Rockwell Software PLC and FactoryTalk HMI Training, WonderWare Industrial Application Server Training, SAFEGULF and H2S Training, HUET Training, T-2 Offshore Production, Safety Training, OSHA Basic Plus, TWIC.
  • Offshore experience is a plus.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).