Southeast Region - Lyman, SC

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MFG - Control Systems / MFG Automation Engineer (1st shift) - Lyman, SC

To optimize manufacturing processes and to troubleshoot PD's and control issues along with developing new control systems. Will also assist with IT support in manufacturing for PC or software problems. Will assist Project Coordinator and other groups on new automation systems to develop specification, and will assume other duties that could be assigned.

Education / Experience / Salary

  • Bachelors degree or higher degree in electrical or mechatronics engineer preferred
  • Minimum 4 years of related experience preferred
  • $70,0000 - $90,000

Actual Tasks

  • Develop new control systems and process to further optimize Manufacturing process.
  • Implement new automated cells and solutions, minimizing dependence on outside contractors.
  • Optimize PLC Logic and Automation of manufacturing cells and systems as requested.
  • Provide on site support for automated solutions that are typically externally supported.
  • Develop new control systems and process to further optimize Manufacturing process.
  • Provide Industrial Fieldbus troubleshooting of system stability for networks such as Ethernet and CAN based solutions.
  • Backup/Restoration of configurations and programs as well as Process Documentation for all PDs.

Skills and Abilities

  • Must have extensive knowledge of PLC Programming, Motion Control, HMI’S and Drives.
  • Must have Knowledge of latest industrial safety standards. Practices, equipment, and the ability to specify, implement such equipment.
  • Must have extensive knowledge of Rockwell Automation software and hardware.
  • Must have knowledge of other PLC and HMI hardware and software products from vendors such as Siemens, Omron, Mitsubishi, Schneider Electric, and others.
  • Must have good oral and written communication, organizational and presentation skills, including the ability to explain complex technological concepts to a non-technical audience.
  • Ability to create, edit, maintain archive of control diagrams, drawings.
  • 4 year degree (Bachelors) or higher in Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering with experience in the automation industry.
  • A minimum of four years of related experience preferred.



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SEW-Eurodrive is a global leader in the power transimission and industrial motion technology. From airport logistics to industrial processes: we keep the world moving. We offer great opportunities and an excellent 100% paid group health plan for our employees.

Benefits for eligible employees include:

  • Medical Insurance

    Includes Dental Plan, Vision Care, Audio Benefits and Prescription Drug Card
  • Life Insurance

    Includes Accidental Death & Dismemberment benefit.
  • Disability

    Includes both Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability.
  • Paid Vacation

    Includes 2-weeks vacation per year, which increases after 5 years and 10 years of service
  • Holiday Pay

    Includes 12 paid holidays per year
  • Retirement Benefits

    Includes 401(k) with Contribution Matching and Profit Sharing

Additional job requirements and responsibilities would be discussed during the interview process.

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