Full-Time

Process and Automation Controls Engineer

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Gowan Company

Gowan Company

201-500 employees

Develops and markets agricultural inputs globally.

Food & Agriculture

Senior

Kennett, MO, USA

Required Skills
CAD
AutoCAD
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in manufacturing industry or bachelor’s degree in mechatronic engineering, electrical engineering, or equivalent educational background
  • Understanding of electrical safety standards and equipment related safety standards
  • Hands-on troubleshooting experience
  • CAD software experience (AUTOCAD and SolidWorks preferred)
  • PLC/HMI programming experience with Rockwell Software such as RSLogix 5000/Studio5000, RSLogix500 and FactoryTalk
Responsibilities
  • Develop and define a standard for automation controls across the manufacturing process
  • Program, configure, specify, and troubleshoot PLCs, HMI, VFDs, Servos, Vision Systems, and Robotics systems
  • Create electrical and pneumatic schematics and other automation/controls-related drawings
  • Provide expertise in engineering, design, installation, and start-up of formulation processing and automation systems
  • Assist manufacturing operations in problem solving with regards to the processing equipment and automation systems
  • Assist in the validation of process and facility automation
  • Support Operations in the design, maintenance, scale-up, optimization, automation, troubleshooting and validation of manufacturing processes or equipment
  • Prepare user requirements and factory acceptance testing strategy for new formulation process filling and packaging equipment
  • Pneumatic conveying knowledge
  • On-call position, may require working nights, weekends and holidays (24/7 Production schedule)

Working at Gowan Company provides an opportunity to be part of a team that is dedicated to enhancing global food security through advanced agricultural inputs. The company's focus on developing cutting-edge biological, organic, and chemical solutions not only leads the industry in sustainable farming practices but also offers employees a chance to innovate and drive change in global agriculture. This environment promotes professional growth and commitment to a vital and globally impactful field.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Yuma, Arizona

Founded

1962

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

27%