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Job Title: Automation and Electrical Engineer
Category:  Engineering (4447)

  • 75% of time in Carteret, balance in other 3 locations as needed

  • Reports to Maintenance Manager inCarteretand Director of Operations in other 3 locations

  • Troubleshoot problems with existing controls/automation installed base including PLC, HMI, SCADA, Gauging, Meters, Truck Rack Automation systems and all associated networks, communications channels

  • Perform hardware and software maintenance such as upgrades, patches, releases, or replacements

  • Back-up all automation programs, code and/or files on a regular basis and after any changes

  • Maintain appropriate support documentation such as P&ID’s, architecture diagrams, manuals, procedures and databases of all systems, located locally at each facility

  • Write task procedures

  • Coordinate all activities with Operations, Maintenance and any other affected parties

  • Implement and support PM operations as required for full compliance to government regulations, insurance requirements, customer/contractual obligations and manufacturer recommendations

  • Support automation phase of capital projects by providing recommendations, specifications, and if necessary direct oversight  

  • Issue requisitions for materials, outside services and support contracts necessary to perform job duties

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Troubleshoot industrial electrical problems with motors, starters, MCC’s.

  • Understanding 4160v and 480v systems

  • Proper sizing of electrical wiring and equipment

  • Basic start-stop circuits


  • Minimum 7 years relevant technical experience in petroleum, chemical or process industries

  • Associate’s Degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or Engineering Technology, or equivalent military training or commensurate education and training

  • Training/experience programming Rockwell Automation suite of PLC platforms including ControlLogix, PLC-5, SLC and MicroLogix

  • Training/experience programming Wonderware FactorySuite and InTouch

  • Experience with the following systems a plus: Toptech, FuelsManager, FMC AccuLoad, servo tank gauges, radar tank gauges, Omni Flow Computers

  • Experience with following communications protocols: Modbus, DataHighway Plus, ControlNet, DeviceNet, TCP/IP, DF1  

Location  Carteret , NJ
Minimum Experience (yrs):  5+
Required Education:  Not Specified

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