Automation Engineer 1

Employer
CDM Smith
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Requisition ID 18416BR Job Title Automation Engineer 1 Job Site Location Virginia - Fairfax Home Office Location Fairfax, VA Why CDM Smith? CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle. Job Description Successful candidate will perform a variety of routine technical tasks including control system design, PLC programming and HMI development for various projects. Using prescribed methods, perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer. o Assisting in the development of design documents, including Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), loop wiring diagrams, SCADA system architecture diagrams, specifications, and instrument lists. o Using AutoCAD and Microstation to complete drawings. o Programming and configuration of PC computer HMI systems and PLC systems. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering required. Familiarity with AutoCAD or Microstation is a plus. Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.) expected. Position requires registration as an Engineer-in-Training, or ability to obtain an EIT within 18 months of hire. Candidate must have excellent writing and communication skills. Assignment Category Fulltime-Regular Amount of Travel Required 10% EEO Statement We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate-as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Agency Disclaimer All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.