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Controls Engineer

  • Location:
    Sarasota, Florida
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A Controls Engineer job in Sarasota, FL is available through Modis Engineering. You will participate in R&D, Operations, and Engineering initiatives. You will be directly responsible for leading the electrical & systems engineering portion of the project. Processes include but are not limited to robotic assembly, welding, laser marking, polishing, passivation, vision inspection, and packaging of small complex medical devices. You will be working closely with external technology partners in new manufacturing and automation processes for manufacturing Medical Devices. This is a 12-18 month contract opportunity, with possible perm opportunity. The salary for this position is between $72,000 to $79,000 per year.

Controls Engineer job responsibilities include:
• Determine optimal controls systems that include, vision, pneumatics, hydraulics, kinematics, robotics, motion, etc…
• May be required to design and fabricate control panels and systems.
• Identify and work with suppliers and/or consultants to develop manufacturing processes and determine equipment requirements for controls PC or PLC based.
• Run trials to confirm efficacy of selected processes. Develop analysis to support process selection. Select, purchase, program, and install equipment that will reliably and repeatedly meet finished product specifications. Develop processes that will reliably and repeatedly meet finished product specifications.
• Perform analysis to determine space, utilities and human resource requirement to meet unit volume requirements. Using Lean concepts develop production layout for efficient process steps and flow.
• Work with Quality and Regulatory to ensure ISO 13485 and GMP compliance. Perform process validations to certify repeatability of selected processes. Solve manufacturing problems by implementing simple process control and monitoring systems. Develop job descriptions and train operators on new processes. Develop training programs and material.
• Develop detailed project plans identifying key resources requirements and project risks along with mitigation options. Directly lead project team to achieve completion of project objectives and milestones as per project documentation. Create process documentation that satisfies GMP requirements.
• Present manufacturing analysis and plan to senior management along with recommended actions. Communicate project progress and alert stakeholders when key milestones will not be achieved.

• Four year degree or equivalent experience.
• 10 years of experience in an automation environment , and three to five years of intelligent automation systems design, project management experience and experience in medical device manufacturing environment
• Capability of specifying, programming and implementing Robotic systems including vision-guided systems, Vision Systems for metrology and guidance, Motion Systems, PLC Systems - primarily Allen Bradley, HMI, MMI screens using MS C#, .Net, etc., and Process Instrumentation
• Experience with manufacturing Network Protocols, i.e. TCP/IP, EthernetIP, Profibus, Modbus, etc…
• Experience working in a high mix low volume environment
• Computer literacy, knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Solidworks, Minitab and Microsoft Office tools. Strong communication skills, written & verbal. Solid team building skills
• Understanding of Bill of Material (BOM). Capable of creating electrical and process drawings, manuals, and engineering specifications
• Lean manufacturing and advanced statistical analysis . Familiarity with ISO standards, GMP, and OSHA regulations. Process Validations and Risk Analysis FMEA / DFMEA

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