HEB Jobs San Antonio For Electrical Controls Engineer II, Mfg Planning & Operations – San Antonio, TX

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Job Description:

As an Electrical Controls Engineer II, you’ll provide a lead role in MFG’s overall development of the Electrical, Programming, and Controls functional area in support of H-E-B Manufacturing’s current / future needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops manufacturing equipment specifications / standards that align with industry code and regulations; supports development, improvement, and refinement of standards focused on electrical, controls, and programming infrastructure / process; standardizes sensors, probes, HMIs, hardware / software, etc., by manufacturing platform
  • Leads definition of key machine data to interface with PLC, SCADA, and MES systems
  • Develops hard-wired and wireless network architecture standards for equipment platforms with IS support
  • Maintains central repository for all things electrical, including single-line drawings, network architecture drawings, equipment electrical schematics, etc.
  • Ensures support contracts are in place for PLC, SCADA, MES, and other electrical controls systems
  • Assists in troubleshooting / analyzing problems on technical outages with electrical or programming interfaces
  • Supports / maintains equipment electrical controls and programming systems
  • Maintains / improves equipment electrical drawings, and various control system hardware programs (e.g., PLCs, PACs, drives, ethernet switches, SCADA systems)
  • Troubleshoots plant controls systems, in partnership with cross-functional H-E-B and third-party resources
  • Provides technical support for plant teams in troubleshooting, education, overall alignment of technology with innovation, and implementation, including best practices / industry standards with regards to electrical, controls, and programming standards
  • Serves as a lead resource for SCADA and MES server / thin client solutions; updates SCADA and MES server / thin client solutions per business requirements
  • Serves as lead resource for construction, commissioning, qualification, and validation of new equipment with focus on electrical, controls, and programming technology
  • Assists with capital plan development, focusing on network architecture and electrical controls systems
  • Develops / modifies electrical drawings as required, using AutoCAD; updates electrical single-lines, and schematics and networking infrastructure layouts
  • Leads / ensures continuous improvement of H-E-B manufacturing electrical specifications and engineering work flow processes; partners with appropriate resources to review current process flows; determines if there are opportunities to improve equipment reliability
  • Evaluates / implements emerging technologies (e.g., artificial intelligence, augmented reality, and wearables)
  • Develops / executes electrical controls and programming projects; supports larger MFG capital projects, using internal / external resources and leveraging cross-functional teams to
  • Leads projects by using existing H-E-B FAT, SAT, electrical installation, and other electrical controls and programming documentation
  • Supports / may lead projects by providing equipment electrical drawing reviews to ensure compliance with H-E-B MFG electrical controls specifications
  • Serves as an internal resource for project teams to provide key direction on functionality, specifications, standards, integration with plant systems with a heavy focus on electrical controls

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of electrical, programming, and controls systems
  • Basic knowledge of data collection and systems integration
  • Strong verbal / written communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and decision-making skills
  • Computer skills, including MS Office (Visio), PLC software, and SCADA software
  • Ability to read schematics and blue prints
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and shift focus between projects / tasks
  • Ability to collaborate with plant technical team, project managers, and IT solutions

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering (preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience in progressive manufacturing, integrator, or OEM environments
  • 5+ years of experience with controls systems in a manufacturing environment
  • 3+ years of electrical drawing experience
  • 1+ years of experience developing SCADA and MES thin client server solutions
  • Experience / expertise in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), ladder logic, and similar systems
  • Experience with systems start-up and troubleshooting
  • Experience successfully identifying, recommending, and implementing system changes to improve productivity, reduce cost, and minimize work in the electrical, programming, and controls space
  • Experience working in AutoCAD
  • A degree in electrical engineering (preferred)
  • 5 years of experience with controls systems in a manufacturing environment
  • A  passion for leveraging innovative technologies to drive value in a manufacturing environment

Job Details:

Company: H-E-B

Vacancy Type:

Job Location: San Antonio, TX, US

Application Deadline N/A

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