• Process Controls Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Process
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Automation and Controls is currently recruiting for a Process Controls Engineer.  The individual must have experience in Instrumentation and Controls, preferably in Food Packaging and Food Process Controls. Water and Wastewater Controls experience would also be a plus. 


    The ideal candidate will have process controls, PLC programming and SCADA experience.  We are looking for candidates with the drive and commitment to make a genuine difference.  This is a great opportunity for career advancement and to work for a valued supplier to major manufacturers.



    • Review specifications, I&C Control drawings, HMI screens, PLC programs and SCADA
    • Assure customer Factory Test requirements are met per the specifications
    • Communicate company and customer needs with other departments and outside vendors  
    • Effective communication with the customer and meet all deliverable due date
    • PLC programming using ladder logic and/or function block
    • HMI programming
    • Wonderware, iFIX, WinCC by Siemens, FactoryTalk View and/or GE Cimplicity

    Skills / Qualifications

    • BSEE or BS Computer Science or comparable experience
    • 3 – 5 years experience in Instrumentation & Controls
    • Experience with Panelview HMI Screens and FactoryTalk View
    • Knowledge of PLC programming, SCADA application programming preferred
    • Proven abilities in design, engineering, start up, testing and implementation phases of project
    • Requires an in-depth knowledge of Industry standard process design methods such ISA and UL 508A with a technical/engineering controls background
    • Understand P&ID Plans and Industry Specifications
    • SCADA Hardware and Software
    • Knowledge of current electrical safety standards such as NEC and OSHA
    • Superior organizational and analytical abilities
    • 25% travel is required
    • U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required


    Physical Requirements:

    • Able to climb a 2 story ladder
    • Can walk a mile in 20 minutes
    • Be able to cover, on foot, a reasonable distance on a job site
    • Able to lift up to 30 lbs without difficulty
    • All of the above items to be accomplished while carrying a laptop computer

    CEC Controls is a Wood Automation and Controls company

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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