CM MES Automation Specialist (Manufacturing Execution Systems) in MI

CM MES Automation Specialist (Manufacturing Execution Systems)
Job ID: 
Not Specified
Job Types:
EE/Instr./Ctrls. Engr., Manufacturing/Mechanical Engr.
Employment Type:
Full Time


5+ Years’ industrial MES and automation experience

Bachelor’s in computer science/Engineering Technology (Mechanical Eng.; Food Tech. Eng.; Chemical Eng., Electrical Engineering)

Wonderware System Platform, Rockwell SE or similar MES applications

SAP data flows for Manufacturing and Warehouse systems and their integration to MES


  • PAC/PLC Control Systems
  • Support the factory automation and Controls Technician(s) in the below areas:
  • Intermediate to advanced troubleshooting production PAC/PLC’s, their control systems and associated hardware
  • Troubleshooting production HMI systems and code
  • Troubleshooting production VFD and servo drive systems
  • Systematic back up and change control of PAC/PLC, HMI and associated peripheral equipment programs
  • PAC/PLC, HMI and drive system programming
  • Interactive support of the automation obsolesce program.
  • Interpret electrical schematics and complex safety circuit networks
  • System Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)/Manufacturing Execution System (MES)
  • Intermediate knowledge of GE Proficy iFix and Historian, Rockwell SE, OPC Servers, MS SQL Server to support guided configuration and enhancements.
  • Intermediate to advanced troubleshooting of messaging from production floor equipment to-and-from the SCADA/MES systems.
  • Perform security updates and maintain backup and recovery plans for SCADA/MES.
  • Maintain secure 3rd party access and remote connectivity to the LMS systems.
  • Operational Technology [OT]
  • Intermediate troubleshooting of Microsoft Server platforms using a remote desktop protocol
  • Intermediate troubleshooting of network switches, Internet Protocol routing, and machine messaging protocols. TCP/IP, Modbus, DH+, RSControlNet.
  • Monitor Firewall log files to identify traffic issues and build Firewall rules
  • Maintain LMS (Locally Managed Systems) Active Directory Groups and accounts used to interface with the SCADA/MES systems
  • Maintain inventory of SQL logins and password used by SCADA/MES Applications
  • Maintain inventory of AD Service accounts used by SCADA/MES Applications
  • Ensure accurate documentation of all local MES&A and automation platforms. Technical Architecture Manuals and Technical Operations Manuals.
  • Support the analyses of performance data to improve electrical and automation equipment unplanned stops.

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