Automation Supervisor–Lake Norden, South Dakota

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Job Title: Automation Supervisor

Company: Agropur

Location: Lake Norden, South Dakota

Description: The Automation Supervisor is responsible for keeping the programming, electrical, network and instrumentation systems in good working order so the plant runs efficiently. The Automation Supervisor ensures standards are current, maintained and adhered to by the Controls team.

  • Provide technical assistance and support to the product line.

  • Provide technical/electrical service, including problem solving and making necessary recommendations to the various systems to improve performance.

  • Help reduce plant downtime and improve profitability by keeping plant running close to 100%.

  • Prepare reports as needed.

  • Oversee PLC programming and implementation.

  • Interpret and apply Field's Standards.

  • Collaborate with customers and engineering teams.

  • Oversee project planning and execution.

  • Perform troubleshooting as needed.

  • Provide on call support as assigned.

Experience, Skills and Abilities: 

  • The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications): 
    • High School Diploma or equivalent required.

    • Training in Instrumentation Controls required.

    • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.

    • Minimum five (5) years of experience in Instrumentation Controls required.   

  • The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):
    • Process control experience and supervisory experience preferred.

    • Experience in customer relations and food processing preferred.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: N/A

How to Apply: Please visit our online posting

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