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Automation & Controls Engineer in Training


Job Description: 

Pacific Blue Engineering is seeking a candidate to fill an Automation & Controls Engineer in Training position. This exciting role entails a variety of responsibilities in a fast paced, and technically challenging environment. As a college candidate you will have the opportunity to grow your technical skill set across a broad range of automation technology, work in a variety of industrial environments for numerous Fortune 500 companies like Disney, Universal Studios, Nestle, PepsiCo, Toyota, Tesla, and develop industry specific expertise. Pacific Blue Engineering’s unique culture encourages a strong work/life balance, providing a flexible schedule and the opportunity to work remotely. 

Skills to be developed:

· Design, develop, and commission PLC, HMI, and SCADA applications to meet specifications for future applications such as can fillers, robot packaging and palletizing, roller coasters, entertainment park attractions, and machine safety engineering

· Manage automation projects complete lifecycle from designing architecture to commissioning

· Perform onsite programming and electrical troubleshooting service calls with existing automation equipment including; VFDs, Servo Drives, PLCs, HMIs, Sensors, Relays, Motors, etc.

· Commission automation systems onsite at client locations

· Comfortable working with a variety of automation hardware and software platforms

· Develop electrical Bill of Materials and appropriately size electrical components in a controls enclosure

· Troubleshoot, repair, and upgrade legacy automation products

· Create controls architectural layouts

· Interpret and redline electrical schematics

· Familiarity with automation manufacturers such as Allen Bradley/Rockwell, Siemens, Ignition, Schneider Electric, and others

· Communicate to customers and team members in a timely and professional manner

· Write detailed service reports

Skillsets and Qualifications

· BS in technical field like electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, physics

· Coachable and able to trained

· Proven team player; able to leverage individual strengths to provide value to the entire team and customers

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Understanding of low voltage circuits via Physics Course or have taken a Circuits course

· Comfortable on being hands on with tools such as laptop and voltmeter

· Attention to detail in listening and execution

· Ability to develop and grow professional relationships

· Enjoy problem solving through programming

· Solid problem solving skills and displays acts of resourcefulness

· Have reliable transportation

Job Type: Full-time, benefits such as paid travel time, dental, health, vision, 401k, monthly entertainment get togethers, various bonuses

Job Location: Live in Los Angeles / Riverside / Orange / Ventura Counties, Los Angeles County preferred

10% Domestic Travel / 65% Local Travel / 25% Remote