Controls Engineer Jobs in Willard, OH at Campbell Soup Company

Title: Controls Engineer

Company: Campbell Soup Company

Location: Willard, OH

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Food & Beverages

Job Description

General Summary

This position is responsible for creating a strategic vision for automation, controls, and electrical safety programs. Provide capital project leadership and automation expertise for the specification, installation, start-up, and operation of plant equipment. Serve as site subject matter expert on automation, controls, and electrical systems. This position is responsible for supporting the execution of the plant’s annual capital plan to support the Company’s overall strategic objectives, with a focus on safety, product quality, total delivered cost, low-cost supply chain systems, and plant efficiency. Support maintenance training and advanced troubleshooting of control systems. This position will provide a key service role in supporting all departments in the facility from the Engineering Department.

PrincipalAccountabilities (list in order of importance and indicate percentage of time spent on each)

(10%) – Create and execute on strategic vision for automation and control systems. Take initiative to develop new approaches and solutions that align with Company strategy and plant objectives. Participate in defining engineering standards. Site subject matter expert on manufacturing automation equipment and control systems; supporting both new equipment installations and optimization of existing equipment. Have functional and technical responsibilities across multiple engineering disciplines.

(65% -) Develop and manage or participate on capital projects up to any approved capital investment amount including estimation, equipment specifications, project approvals, vendor selection and management, equipment installations startup, and training.

(5%-) Provides daily technical support to Plant Operations, to drive performance objectives and improvement initiatives. Support cross-functional focus groups throughout the facility to resolution of specific objectives. Support all plant departments by providing expertise and resources to assist in resolution of departmental objectives.

(5%) – Support advanced troubleshooting, maintenance and / or repair of the plants computer driven controls systems, the plants mechanical and electromechanical equipment in conjunction with maintenance personnel. Identify and implement training and resources needed for maintenance personnel.

(10%) – Identifies, either independently or in conjunction with key plant and/or corporate stakeholders, highly complex and multi-functional capital improvement project opportunities that, when implemented, successfully meet the specified criteria relative to the plant’s overall operating strategy and resulting objectives.

(5%) – Provides engineering support to other Pepperidge Farm plants on an “as needed” basis.

Job Complexity (provide several examples of typical work – related problems that this position is expected to resolve)

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Must be able to identify, align, and execute complex and multi-disciplined project initiatives to support the plant’…


About Campbell Soup Company

The Campbell Soup Company, also known as Campbells, is an American producer of canned soups and related products. Campbells products are sold in 120 countries around the world. It is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey. Campbells divides itself into three divisions: the simple meals division, which consists largely of soups both condensed and ready-to-serve, the baked snacks division, which consists of Pepperidge Farm, and the health beverage division, which includes V8 juices. Campbells runs a program for schools, Labels for Education.