Controls Software Engineer
Company: Shick Esteve
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Founded in 1956, Shick Esteve provides ingredient automation
solutions to multiple industries that include baking, coffee,
distilling/brewing, confectionery, pet food, snack food and
prepared foods, among others. Our goal was and still is to enhance
each customer's production process with solutions that provide
accuracy, accountability and consistency in an economical manner.
We are committed partners to our customers.Why Work For Shick
Esteve? For over 60 years Shick Esteve has specialized in finding
innovative solutions and providing unmatched service for food
industry leaders around the world. How do we accomplish this?
Through our people!Behind everything we do are our team members
striving for excellence empowered by a culture of hard work and
dedication. We embrace our values of passion, accountability, fun,
consistency, and responsiveness, and believe in the power of a
cohesive, high-performing team. Our people are what set us apart
from the competition, and if you're ready to join an
industry-leading company that truly values its employees, we want
to hear from you today!Job Summary:Designs ingredient handling
systems with an emphasis on Electrical and Controls primarily
within the food production industry. This position requires a wide
degree of creativity and latitude. This position must work
collaboratively across departments to ensure that each project
meets all requirements for functionality, budget and
schedule.Essential Functions:--- Design and program controls
engineering of dry and liquid ingredient handling systems based on
proposed scope of work, customer requirements/specifications,
industry and government regulations, and Shick Esteve design
standards.--- Engineering includes: creating ladder logic code,
graphical interface development, integration and creation of batch
and recipe management systems, sequence of operations, PID loop
tuning, on-site commissioning/start up support; customer
interactions; manage individual project schedules and budgeted
hours.--- Investigate project variables and design electrical
controls system to best serve customer expectations while staying
within project schedule and budget.--- Work with other controls
engineers (hardware) to ensure all I/O is captured and accurate.---
Oversight of outsource vendors for adherence to Shick Esteve
standards.--- 40% travel expected; mostly 1-week trips; occasional
longer trips due to project size.--- Other duties as
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
- 3-5 years programming experience - Allen Bradley
- Experience programming HMIs - Factory Talk View (ME); (SE) a
- Knowledgeable in reading and creating P&IDs.
- Working knowledge of programming standards
- Knowledge of pneumatic conveying; baking industry a plus.
- Ability to perform hands-on troubleshooting of controls, (power
equipment and instruments) at customer site locations.
- Ability to travel approximately 40% of the time; mostly 1-week
trips; occasional longer trips due to project size.
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