Principal Engineer Job In Kingsport, Tennessee, Hepco, Inc.

Published 2023-03-16
Expires 2023-04-16
ID #1445527475
Principal Engineer Job In Kingsport, Tennessee, Hepco, Inc.
United States, Tennessee, Kingsport,
Published March 16, 2023

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Principal engineer

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Become an integral part of a diverse team while working as an engineer for one of our elite DoD clients. 

Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to estimate, design, implement, and commission chemical modernization projects for the manufacturing facility.

Design and support all aspects of a control system (PLC, HMI, DCS, VFD, etc), including hardware, network, and software configuration.

Ensure work done is consistent with control systems standards and procedures, including participating as part of team as required to test and checkout system I/O, interlocks (safety and process) and automated control strategies that are part of the control system.

Understand and ensure compliance with safety regulations and quality standards, including completing all required safety training on time.

Develop and maintain strong working relationships with the customers supported Be able to manage, prioritize, and support multiple projects at the same time.

Skills Required:

Ability to read and interpret P&IDs and Electrical Drawings.

Ability to read, interpret and/or write documentation needed to program a complete control system (Functional Specification, Control Narrative, I/O List, etc).

Experience working on as part of a team design, implementation, troubleshooting, and commissioning PLC/HMI applications with products such as Siemens PCS7 and/or Rockwell / Allen-Bradley for process or automation systems.

Knowledgeable in industrial network architectures, topologies, cyber security, servers, software validation and simulation.

Experience Required:

Experience working with Vendor Skids and integrating them into complex manufacturing/ chemical processes.

Experience with variable speed drives, positioners, actuators, valves, and instrumentation used for chemical or industrial plant production processes.

Experience configuring and maintaining Historian databases including Factory Talk Historian or Siemens Process Historian/ Information Server.

Experience with a variety of control system communication protocols including Ethernet, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus TCP, and HART.

Experience with Variable Frequency Drives, including Siemens, Rockwell, and Client.

Education Required:

Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Controls System Engineering/ Computer Science and 2+ years of applicable experience. 


Health Insurance


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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