Randstad Process Control Engineer in Cary, Illinois

Process Control Engineer

job details:

  • location:Cary, IL

  • salary:$75,000 - $100,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146731

job description

Process Control Engineer

Permanent position: Our client is looking to hire a Process Controls Engineer for their location in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, IL. This Process Controls Engineer will be responsible to improve processes and efficiencies throughout the manufacturing process while driving change and updating technology. The Process Controls Engineer will work with Operations and the Manufacturing Engineering Team to design, program and maintain control systems to support pharmaceutical mixing systems and water purification. This is a direct hire opportunity and can start immediately.

Responsibilities for the Process Control Engineer

  • Monitor performance of pharmaceutical mixing equipment and purified water system.

  • Evaluate process controls versus industry standards and develop improvements as needed.

  • Specify, procure and validate systems including batch management software, programmable logic controls, pneumatics, servos, variable frequency drives, relays, communication networks, and operator interfaces.

  • Develop capital projects including equipment estimates, resource plans, and quality requirements. Monitor and report on project progress to ensure delivery on time and on budget.

  • Create and maintain system documentation such as operating procedures, system drawings and control schematics.

  • Assist with system troubleshooting and technical maintenance training.

Requirements for the Process Control Engineer

  • A Bachelors Degree in Electrical or Controls Engineering (other B.S. degrees will be considered based on relevant experience).

  • 5 years experience in a regulated manufacturing environment such as pharmaceutical, medical device, chemical or food.

  • Proficiency in Allen-Bradley PLC programming, creating process and instrument diagrams, and troubleshooting process control systems.

  • Lean Six Sigma green or black belt is a plus.

  • Process validation experience (IQ/OQ/PQ) is a plus.


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, Bonus.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.