Engineering/Physicist Accelerator I/II/III

Location
East Lansing MI, MI
Posted
Jun 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Working/Functional Title

Controls Engineer I/II/III

Position Summary
  • Lead the design, documentation, programming, and installation of EPICS/PLC based control systems
  • Interface with operations and commissioning teams to provide prompt support
  • Collaborate with EPICS/PLC community to keep FRIB control system up to date
  • Manage the preventive maintenance, repair and parts management for assigned equipment, keeping records of maintenance tasks and results
  • Determine ways to optimize logic or systems without making overly complex
  • Foresee any potential problem areas and notify line manager
  • Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Physics; one to eight years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in physics, electronics, mechanical and/or electrical drafting, fabrication techniques, heat transfer, cryogenics and computer systems; and may require experience in the use of CAD and/or related engineering systems, including file transfer; experience in the use of exotic metals, including knowledge of their properties, in the fabrication and assembly of sophisticated research equipment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

    Desired Qualifications

    Experience in controls design, including safety, PLC installations, maintenance, and troubleshooting; experience with Allen Bradley ControlLogix PLC’s, GuardLogix, Compact GuardLogix, board level troubleshooting, and AutoCad; experience with the EPICS controls system; excellent communication and documentation skills; experience in large-scale controls systems development and techniques; good understanding of distributed control system software and hardware

    Required Application Materials

    Cover letter and resume

    Work Hours

    STANDARD 8-5

    Bidding Eligibility ends on 06/19/2018 at 11:55 PM

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