Electrical Controls Engineer in Longmont at Masco

Date Posted: 7/4/2018

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Job Description

Electrical Controls Engineer, Thin Film Deposition Equipment


VaporTech designs, builds, and services thin-film deposition equipment that produce plasma based decorative and functional coatings to improve products around the world. We are seeking a highly motivated, creative Electrical Controls Engineer for the development of our vacuum process equipment. The successful candidate will have experience in industrial power and control design and factory automation controls development. Responsibilities will include electrical schematic design, PLC and HMI programming, hardware and software troubleshooting and debug.

Primary Responsibilities (Essential Functions)

  • Design machine AC Power Distributions for up to 480V three phase loads to meet US and international standards.
  • Design control systems for vacuum systems and thin-film process control equipment. Develop and troubleshoot PLC and HMI software.
  • Create Electrical Schematics and Bill of Materials.
  • Collaborate with sourcing to work with vendors to select parts and components.
  • Post-build functional support to the service team.
  • Interfaces with internal and external customers.

Skills, Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 6+ years of experience. OEM or systems integrator experience is preferred.
  • Strong problem-solving and root cause analysis skills.
  • Experience with electrical planning of machines and control cabinets.
  • Controls design experience including safety, power distribution, motor control, VFDs, pneumatics, PID design and tuning, sensors, analog and digital I/O. Process control including pumps, valves, process power supplies, heating and cooling.
  • Knowledge of PC configuration, operating systems and industrial networking
  • Experience with Rockwell Automation (Allen-Bradley) Studio 5000 PLC and FactoryTalk View HMI programming highly preferred
  • Experience with communication interfaces including Ethernet, EtherNet/IP, ProfiBus, RS-485 and RS-232.
  • Working Knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements, such as: NEC, UL, and CE
  • Less than 5% travel required.