USG Corporation Chief Electrician - Southard in Southard, Oklahoma

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Position Description:

  1. Install, and maintain process control interface instrumentation and their associated software controls.

  2. Develop, program, test and implement software programs relating to production, engineering and quality functions.

  3. Develop and produce training documentation and conduct training for operations on newly developed control systems.

  4. Application of related concepts such as ladder logic, statement control language, function charting, graph set, HMI interface, SQL, and script programming.

  5. Incorporate safety into all aspects of the department and insure safe working conditions during all activities associated within the manufacturing environment.

  6. Reports to the Engineering Department General Foreman. Provides coordination and oversight on system upgrades and modifications.

  7. The most common equipment to be managed are Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC's as well as Wonderware HMI software.

  8. Degree from related technical school or equivalent experience and proven performance in process control and process related computer systems. Consideration may be given to developing certain skill set voids where training aptitide is demonstrated.

  9. Prior experience in a manufacturing setting is preferred.

  10. Working knowledge of industrial electrical concepts and process instrumentation.

  11. Ability to program PLC’s and/or distributed control systems in both process and material handling applications.

  12. Thorough understanding of production processes and experience facilitating upgrades in procedures, equipment and software to improve efficiency and performance.

  13. Strong analytical and communication skills, including ability to work as part of a team.

Job: *Electrician

Organization: *Southard-Engineering

Title: Chief Electrician - Southard

Location: Oklahoma-Southard

Requisition ID: SOU10144