Georgia Employer CONTROLS ENGINEER II in Atlanta, Georgia
Founded in 1999, MHS is a full-service provider of innovative material handling systems that solve the challenges of distribution and fulfillment operations. We build, engineer and maintain systems for some of the biggest companies in the world, including UPS, FedEx, Walmart, Amazon and others. MHS is already one of the 10 largest material handling system suppliers worldwide, and we only expect to continue growing. We're looking for top talent to be part of the journey. Summary: The Controls Engineer II will be responsible for aiding in the commissioning of controls for conveyor and sortation systems. This position is focused on implementing site-based controls for new equipment within new or existing customer systems. To support the project scope and schedule, this position will work with other members of the MHS Controls group to ensure drawings and software are completed, installed, commissioned, and documented as required. Responsibilities: * Write and implement machine code, integrate subsystems, and assist in all on-site commissioning efforts. * Utilize "Human Machine Interface" (HMI) using commercially available products such as Wonderware, RSView and Factory Talk view. * Implement basic PLC and HMI programs to satisfy current design and customer specifications under the supervision of Sr. Level Controls Engineers * Work with MHS employees, customer representatives and third-party vendors to ensure all aspects of a project are considered during both the design and commissioning phases * Review electrical designs and provide accurate as-builts drawings for approval. * Individually, or as a team, commission complex automated systems, provide site engineering support, and complete system acceptance testing. * Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity. * Contributes to completion of milestones associated with specific projects. Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: * Capable of effectively applying technical knowledge to solve a range of problems. * Capable of detecting, recognizing a problem, identifying the nature of the problem,carefully inspecting and finding facts and developing a clear picture of the problem. * Capable of critical analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of new and complex ideas. * Capable of making a systematic comparison of two or more alternatives. * Capable of applying fundamental Project, Service and Relationship Management Principles. Education and Experience: * S. Degree in Engineering with 2-4 years relevant work experience OR M.S. Degree in Engineering with 0-2 years relevant work experience.Other Qualifications Desired: * PLC programming (RSlogix, RSLadder, Studio 5000, etc.). * HMI Programming (RSview, Factory Talk View, etc.). * Input and output device design and implementation * Industrial communication networks (EtherNet/IP, Devicenet, Profinet, etc.). * Low voltage electrical design and drawing creation. * Experience using CAD software to create electrical drawings and schematics (Autocad). * Experience with VFDs a plus. * Experience with Microsoft 365 - Office Apps.Physical Requirements: * General office environment with normal sitting, standing and minimal, nominal lifting. * PPE may be required at customer locations. * Some climbing may be required at customer locations.Other Relevant Information: * Travel required, up to 75%. It is the policy of Material Handling Systems, Inc (MHS) and its affiliated companies to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, citizenship status (if authorized to work in the U.S.), or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.