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Automation Specialist in Red Deer at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 11/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Red Deer
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/10/2018

Job Description



Automation Specialist

City: Red Deer / State: Alberta                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

 

 



Job Description and Responsibilities

 

EVRAZ NA is seeking a project Automation specialist to join our Red Deer team. The successful candidate will perform Automation project management, design and technical support as defined by all departments in a timely, accurate and cost-effective manner. This role reports to the Tubular Products Group (TPG) Engineering Manager.

  • Providing all departments with automation solutions that meet company standards
  • PLC programming – Siemens, Allen Bradley, PLC5, SLC, Controllogics, Guardlogix
  • HMI programming – Allen Bradley, Panelview Plus, Proface, Siemens
  • VFD configuration and commissioning
  • Providing technical support and troubleshooting services to Maintenance and Operations Departments
  • Following and improving policies and procedures for documenting work; providing comprehensive documentation for all projects including drawing as-builts and revisions
  • Recommending capital projects
  • Remaining current with EVRAZ business including appropriate level of understanding of product manufacturing processes and applied technologies
  • Writing proposals including business rules, process descriptions, business controls, opportunities, costs, and benefits
  • Writing requirement specifications, high level design, and architecture specifications for automation systems



 



Job Requirements

 

  • Electrical Engineering Technologist or Electronics Engineering Technologist with diploma and minimum 5 years industrial experience
  • Well-organized self-starter, capable of budgeting time to meet priorities, while maintaining accuracy and functionality
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with demonstrated ability to write technical documents and specifications
  • Knowledge of Electrical theory, Industrial Power equipment, DC & AC Drives, and instrumentation & control systems
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic schematics and drawings
  • Experience with troubleshooting techniques on manufacturing equipment/processes
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Project
  • Ability to work in heat, humidity, fumes, odors, dust and noise
  • Willing/able to travel to EVRAZ NA sites as required by projects (investment, replacement, safety, upgrade, etc.)


 

All applicants must be legally able to work in Canada without sponsorship.

 

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

Job Requirements

  • Electrical Engineering Technologist or Electronics Engineering Technologist with diploma and minimum 5 years industrial experience
  • Well-organized self-starter, capable of budgeting time to meet priorities, while maintaining accuracy and functionality
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with demonstrated ability to write technical documents and specifications
  • Knowledge of Electrical theory, Industrial Power equipment, DC & AC Drives, and instrumentation & control systems
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic schematics and drawings
  • Experience with troubleshooting techniques on manufacturing equipment/processes
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Project
  • Ability to work in heat, humidity, fumes, odors, dust and noise
  • Willing/able to travel to EVRAZ NA sites as required by projects (investment, replacement, safety, upgrade, etc.)