ATSS Engineering has a client in Calvert, AL looking for an Electrical Automation Specialist.
The Basics:

High School diploma
Associates degree in related field, a combination of education and experience or equivalency of directly related work experience
Minimum of 5 years’ direct experience in electrical automation in manufacturing, commissioning or service for electrical automation systems, preferred in steel or similar heavy industry
Proficiency with:
Quality Measuring Systems, with focus on Multi-Function Gauge (MFG), Thickness Gauge (THG), Profile Gauge, Kelk Width Gauges, Accuspeed, and pyrometers.
Industrial process automation systems including Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), such as Siemens S7, Siemens TIA Portal, logi.CAD
Motor Control utilizing Variable Frequency Drives, including regulation via PLC systems
Industrial communication systems, such as LAN systems, Profibus, Profinet, ProfiSafe, Wireless Networking
Continuous optimization of process automation systems utilizing process data acquisition systems, such as ibaAnalyzer
Familiar with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel, Teams, Word, PowerPoint)

The Extras:

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
Intermediate experience with industrial instrumentation and Human Machine Interface Systems, such as WinCC, WinCC Flex
Familiar with Open Platform Communications (OPC) and OPC Unified Architecture (OPC-UA)
Working knowledge of Industrial Safety Systems preferred



Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Anticipates and adopts innovations in business-building digital and technology applications
Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
Knows the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement
Holds self and others accountable to meet commitments
Ability to develop and provide training within the maintenance and operations organization
Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
Demonstrate the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability


Provide technical leadership and support in the following responsibilities:
Continuous improvement projects to increase reliability, quality, and efficiency of the production process focusing on automatic control systems and associated field devices
Root cause failure analysis
Planning improvement activities utilizing SAP software
Train, coach, and mentor maintenance technicians and operations team members


Office and Industrial setting in the Hot Strip Mill
Gulf coast region in Calvert, AL
Days, Monday to Friday with extended hours as required due to periods of peak workloads
On-call support, as needed