Process controls Engineer


: $95,040.00 - $138,910.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

Job DescriptionVersum Materials, a part of the Performance Materials business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, is a best-in-class electronic materials company providing high-purity chemicals and gases, delivery systems, services and materials expertise to meet the evolving needs of the global semiconductor, display and LED markets.Versum Materials is seeking a Process Controls Engineer for our Hometown, PA location.Primary responsibilities:* Assist operations to resolve product quality, reliability and operability issues and sustain 24/7 operation.* Act as an individual technical contributor to identify, develop and design improved operating and control strategies to achieve productivity targets for production systems* Support and execute plant productivity projects.* Project related responsibilities include: participation in P&ID development, Haz Ops and safety assessments/verifications; specification of instrumentation hardware, analyzers and valves as well as the design, configuration and commissioning of the Process Automation System (PAS) and Programmable Electronic Safety System (PES).Additional information/functions:* The successful candidate is responsible for the integration of Control Systems in a Chemical Manufacturing Environment where safety is paramount. This role is also responsible for ensuring systems meet safety and productivity requirements and maintain on-stream targets.* This role will involve commissioning, validation and start-up of control systems.Experience:* Minimum 5 years of hands-on experience in the process industry.* Minimum 5 years as a system integrator.* Minimum 5 years of experience in PLC programming design and coding. (Allen Bradley, Modicon, GE, or Siemens PLC's).Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree in Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical or Control Systems EngineeringSpecial Skills/Abilities:* Able to work in a hands-on environment in an operating plant* Able to work in groups, interacting with plant operators, controls engineers, maintenance, production engineers, plant supervision and line management* Must have experience in PID loop and cascade loop tuning. Must have experience with plant optimization projects* Proficient in Control Panel design, electrical wiring schematic, control loop drawings and panel layout. Knowledge of Visio and/or AutoCad is preferred.* Proficient in Human Machine Interface development using one or more the following programs, Wonderware, WinCC, or RsView.* Working Knowledge of National Fire Codes(NFPA) and National Electric Codes (NEC).* Working Knowledge of Microsoft Windows all versions. Win NT thru Windows 10* Working Knowledge of Network Design and Network Management.* Trouble shooting Computers, networks and Control PanelsIf you are a current Versum employee, please apply via the Internal Career Center.We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Versum Materials, will be contacted.Versum Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, genetic information or veteran status.
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