Electrical Control Engineer

Location: Tonawanda, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 2/27/2018
Job ID: 02572110
Job Description
Growing Pharmaceutical Manufacturer is seeking an Electrical Control Engineer for their modern manufacturing facility located near Buffalo, NY. The Electrical Control Engineer performs calibration, maintenance and updates of the Facility Monitoring System. The Electrical Control Engineer is responsible for the research, development, design, layout, building, testing, troubleshooting, repairs and improvement of all manufacturing equipment and plant utility systems. 

Responsibilities of the Electrical Control Engineer include:
  • Responsible for maintaining the facility monitoring system in a validated state, including calibration, repairs, hardware and software updates
  • Responsible for developing and implementing improvements for efficiency, safety, and preventing equipment obsolescence. Assists with capital improvement projects, including acquisitions, start-up and documentation, as well as rebuilding existing equipment
  • Ensures the validated state of all equipment, systems and facilities and compliance with cGMP, OSHA, DEC, EPA and other regulations
  • Develops relationships with key vendors for technical support and for assistance in hardware applications
Requirements for Electrical Control Engineer:
  • BS degree or technical training with 5 years related experience
  • Must have working knowledge of the National Electric Code, high voltage up to 460 volts, machine controls (including PLC"s), relay logic, motor controls and pressure controls (including PID, thermocouples, RTDs, and transducers and operator interfaces
  • Proficiency in reading electrical schematics and ladder logic
  • Analytical trouble shooting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and documentation skills