Posted in Engineering 30+ days ago.
Responsible for design and implementation of control solutions geared towards process improvement at USG’s Rainier, OR facility. Serves as the main PLC programming resource for the plant, and also designs and implements effective HMI controls. Interfaces with production operators, maintenance, management, and engineering groups to achieve the best possible solutions to process control problems. Maintains and troubleshoots plant manufacturing operations to insure safety and reliability. Implements new technology to maximize plant efficiency.
Position reports to plant technical manager, but also works closely with the corporate process control group.
The Process Control Programmer will work with plant management, and maintenance technicians to implement process control solutions for general process improvement and capital projects. This will include but not be limited to:
PLC specification and programming, including HMI development following established corporate-wide standards.
Specify and apply instrumentation for process application.
Machine control circuitry and motor control design, including safety circuits and adherence to NEC and NFPA codes.
Configure and control Variable Frequency Drives.
Electrical design, including creation of schematic diagrams.