Advanced Process Control (APC) Engineer - British Columbia

Advanced Process Control (APC) Engineer - British Columbia

Department

Automation

Location

British Columbia, Canada

Tags

Automation, APC, Advanced Process Control Engineer, Field Engineer

Date Posted

April 12, 2022

Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an Advanced Process Control (APC) Engineer to work at four of our client’s sites throughout British Columbia. The successful candidate will be required to work 50% onsite and 50% remotely (this may change based on client discretion).  **Qualified candidate may reside in either Alberta or British Columbia.

Accountabilities

  • Interface with customers to manage client expectations

  • Support customer visits with business development teams to help create new business

  • Provide Superior Client Experiences to assist in maintaining the trusted partner relationship with clients and other business partners

  • Interface with third party products (PLCs, HMIs, OPC Clients, Historians)

  • Complete projects on time, within budget and with exceptional quality

  • Partner with cross functional teams to meet client needs

  • Interact with clients and colleagues in a courteous and professional manner

  • Develop and implement process improvements to maximize efficiencies and client service

  • Site rotations as required

  • Travel 25-50% of the year based on project requirements

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ experience as an Electrical Engineer

  • 3+ years’ experience within an industrial process control and advances process control environment

  • Experience in Rockwell PLC programming

  • Experience in designing and implementing Advanced Process Control

  • Experience in designing and implementing Advanced regulatory controls

  • Experience in Multivariate data analytics

  • Experience in Wonderware HMI design is preferred

  • Experience in process simulation software an asset

  • Demonstrated experience/familiarity with one or all of the following systems would be an asset:

  • DeltaV

  • Honewell

  • Rockwell Automation/Allen-Bradley

  • Schneider/Modicon

  • Siemens

  • Wonderware

  • ·Hands-on experience in Advanced Process Controls in water/wastewater, oil and gas, material handling, forestry or other industries

  • Working knowledge of other makes of DCS, PLCs and SCADA systems will be an asset

  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision as well as within a team environment

  • Strong technical/computer background

  • Skills in data management, analytics and optimization an asset

  • Exceptional communication skills and customer service practices

  • Ability to successfully manage multiple priorities and assignments

  • Entrepreneurial work ethic

  • Advanced planning and organizational skills

  • Excellent time management skills with attention to detail

  • Team player with excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • A positive, “can-do” attitude

  • Willingness to travel; valid Class 5 driver license required

We thank all interested applicants however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About us

Magna IV Engineering is a power & automation solutions provider, founded in 1982. We are specialists in Electrical Engineering, Automation Solutions, and Technical Field Services.

Our focus and robust team composition enables us to deliver superior client experiences across a host of industry segments. Some of our clients have been seeking our expertise since our inception.

 

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