Corporate Engineering - Resident Control Systems Engineer

3M Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Mid-level industry position

Roles and Responsibilities:

In this position, the candidate will be responsible for the specification, design, and integration of control systems used to manufacture 3M products.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Development and design of the control system architecture

Control systems cost estimate and schedule development

Hardware purchasing and control panel build

Engineering drawing development, including P&IDs

PLC and HMI programming

Systems integration

Machine commissioning, start up, and check-out

Assist in the implementation of site specific safety programs

Within this role, the candidate will develop an expertise in one or more of the following technologies: 

PLC/HMI programming in a variety of formats and platforms

Motor drive systems

Motion control

Digital and analog systems

Control system networking

Sensing and measurement devices


Basic Qualifications:

Possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution (completed and verified prior to start)

Minimum three (3) years of experience working with machine control system design and commissioning in a private, public, government, or military environment


Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology

Experience with Allen-Bradley and/or Siemens controls systems and hardware

Strong oral and written communications skills

Team player with the ability to contribute in a cross-functional environment

Demonstrated project leadership skills

Minimum five (5) years of experience working with machine control systems, or equipment maintenance and troubleshooting in a private, public, government, or military environment

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Mid-level industry position


Springfield , United States