Process Control / OT Engineer

Date:  Sep 14, 2023
Posting End Date: 

St. Louis, MO, US, 63111

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

As the Process Control / OT Engineer, you will evaluate and troubleshoot automation manufacturing control systems consisting of PLCs, AC and DC drives, and HMI interfaces.


I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position? 
•    Rockwell Automation Software including Studio5000,  EtherNet/IP Design and Configuration, and FactoryTalk View
•    Develop and edit PLC programs and make system hardware recommendations to resolve operation problems
•    Help manage and maintain network infrastructure, including switches, routers, firewalls and other network devices
•    Design control systems and prepare drawings
•    Document and maintain revisions to existing automated systems
•    Maintenance of appropriate PLC and computer software/hardware information
•    Electrical engineering, hardware design, systems integration, PLC programming, motion programming, HMI configuration, component specification, project management, start-up, and commissioning of capital projects
•    Support and assist maintenance personnel in troubleshooting, testing, modifying, and installing electrical equipment and control systems
•    Automated material conveyance systems utilizing VFD’s, PLC’s, and servo motion control components
•    Responsible for project engineering and management of the design, installation and startup of automatic process control, material handling and distributive control systems
•    Other responsibilities include project development, electrical and instrument hardware selection, electrical control drawing approval, programmable controller specifications, software development, and training
•    In addition, the engineer will also support the manufacturing operations via assistance in troubleshooting, and production problem resolution
•    This position works closely with drafting personnel, E&I designers, plant line and maintenance personnel, vendors, consultant engineers, and construction contractors

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role? 
•    B. S. degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field
•    Knowledge of field hardware, sensors, transmitters, signal conditioners, switch gear, relays etc.
•    At least 2 years experience in process instrumentation and controls
•    At least 2 years experience directly related to control systems in the process industry preferred
•    Proven experience with programming, maintaining PLC's and in networked configuration
•    Experience with Allen Bradley ControlLogix preferred
•    Project management experience preferred
•    Must enjoy working on multiple assignments in a manufacturing plant environment
•    Must exercise participative and teamwork approaches
•    Must demonstrate safety awareness by following proper safety policies and procedures

ICL Job Level:  15


Salary Range: $71K - $131K/year


Annual Bonus Target: 7%, subject to plan provisions.


We've Got You Covered
ICL is committed to offering you a comprehensive set of benefits to empower you and your family physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. The benefits we offer to our diverse and inclusive workforce include:
•    Competitive base pay and performance bonus
•    Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits that start quickly – the first of the month after hire
•    Tax-advantaged health savings and spending accounts (when applicable)
•    Wellness Incentive Program to lower your health insurance cost
•    Generous Leave and FMLA policies
•    Prescription program that provides most generic maintenance medications at no cost (including Insulin products & EpiPens)
•    401k eligibility from day one of employment with a generous company matching contribution. 100% vested after one year of service
•    Employee Student Loan Assistance Program
•    Free membership to a program that offers various discounts for travel, entertainment, groceries, and much more

Who is ICL? 
ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and chemicals company that creates impactful solutions for humanity’s sustainability challenges in global food, agriculture, and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its passionate team of talented employees and its strong focus on R&D and technological innovation to drive growth across its end markets. Our agricultural products feed the world’s growing population, our food additives enable greater access to higher quality food, our potash and phosphate products are essential components for the pharma industry and our bromine-based materials and phosphates contribute to a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly planet.  


ICL’s operations are organized under four segments: Industrial Products (Bromine), Potash, Phosphate Solutions and Growing Solutions. With approximately 12,000 employees worldwide, ICL operates mining and production sites located in Israel, Europe, North and South America and China which are supported by worldwide distribution and supply chains. Due to strong synergies between its business units and their mutual support, ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread, and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation, and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate. To learn more about ICL, click here.


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