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Manufacturing Plant - Senior Power Controls and Information Systems Engineering Leader

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P&G is the largest consumer packaged goods company in the world. We have operations in over 75 countries, with 65 trusted brands that improve lives for 5 billion consumers worldwide. This brings many advantages, including the opportunity for our employees to enjoy a diverse and rewarding lifelong career filled with new and exciting challenges.

We believe great ideas emerge from the creative connections that happen between our talented employees, and we encourage diverse, multi-functional teams to work together to generate new ideas to address challenges we face.

Do you want to build some cool automation systems, control information networks, or vision and robotic systems? How would you like to use your engineering degree and join a globally recognized company? If you have a passion for electrical design, programming, and automation, then this role is perfect for you!

We offer you:

We encourage you to develop creative solutions for power and controls platforms, information networks, electrical safety, cyber security protocols, vision systems, automation, and robotic systems which deliver superior and highly efficient production systems for Process, Packaging, and Utilities systems at manufacturing sites. You will use electrical, controls and computer systems background. You will also build industrial software solutions to digitize manufacturing and enable efficient production.

+ Provide mentorship, coaching, training, and guidance

+ Encourage continued development of deep understanding in leading-edge technologies and their application

+ Provide you with the opportunity to play a key role in bringing new products (and technologies) to life on the production floor.

+ Give you the ability to use your creativity to solve some of our most difficult automation challenges

Meaningful work on Day 1

From day 1, you will be a key member of the engineering team delivering new product and process innovations. Controls engineers at P&G are the glue that help build the digital landscape for all production equipment and help drive Internet of Things (IoT), digital manufacturing, and future automation trends.

What will you do?

PC&IS Engineer Leaders use mechatronics and process dynamic simulation tools to create industrial software solutions that enable efficient production. We have plants all over the globe, and you will go places based on your skills and interests as well as our business need. We believe the following skills will help you be successful:

+ Controls Engineer for manufacturing automation

+ Responsible for power and controls installation, integration, and start-up of new process and/or packaging equipment

+ Own the programming definition, testing, and execution for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) such as Programmable Logic Controller (PLCs) and Human-to-Machine Interfaces (HMIs).

+ Integrate the Industrial Control Systems with Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) to provide process monitoring, reliability information and quality control.

+ Lead electrical VATs (vendor acceptance tests) on purchased equipment.

+ Provide technical direction to vendors and engineering firms throughout all phases of the project (design through construction and startup).

+ Provide technical mentorship and support to the manufacturing organization

This is an exciting time for PC&IS, and we are looking for a highly motivated, experienced PC&IS Leader to join our Alexandria Site and to help build capability and systems in North America!

You would be a good fit if you:

+ Have proven related experience or skills in Robotics, Machine Vision, and/or Networks

+ Desire to troubleshoot hard problems and develop new solutions

+ Ability to quickly embrace and adapt to changes in project scope, schedule and cost

+ Have strong collaboration skills to work seamlessly with global engineering organizations and production sites

+ Have real passion for integrating technologies to enable the future of Digital Manufacturing through Internet of Things (IoT) and Data Analytics

Job Qualifications


+ BS/MS degree in Engineering. Preferred: Electrical. We may consider other related degrees if you have relevant engineering work experience.

+ Must have 3+ years of experience

+ Strong leadership, business problem definition, and priority setting skills

+ An aptitude for communicating insights and collaborating across teams/organizations

Just So You Know:

We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment. We value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

All will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.

Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position, except in rare situations based on Procter & Gamble's sole discretion. Applicants for U.S. based positions are eligible to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future sponsorship. We do not sponsor for permanent residency. Any exceptions are based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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P&G was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company. Today, we’re the world’s largest consumer goods company and home to iconic, trusted brands that make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways. We’ve spanned three centuries thanks to three simple ideas: leadership, innovation and citizenship.

The insight, innovation and passion of talented teams has helped us grow into a global company that is governed responsibly and ethically, that is open and transparent, and that supports good causes and protects the environment. This is a place where you can be proud to work and do something that matters.

Manufacturing Plant - Senior Power Controls and Information Systems Engineering Leader

Full time
Pineville, LA

Published on 09/29/2022

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