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Electrical Automation Engineer

Requisition ID:  10939 

Reflected in our name, AM/NS Calvert is a joint venture between ArcelorMittal and Nippon Steel Corporation, two of the world’s leading steelmakers. We use the most innovative technology to create the steels tomorrow’s world will be made of. As part of ArcelorMittal, every day over 190,000 of our talented people, located in over 60 countries, push the boundaries of digitalization and use advanced technology to create a world that is stronger, faster and smarter. Our strength comes from having a rich tapestry of high-performance, multi-cultural teams, each of them working together effectively to achieve the same organizational goals. AM/NS Calvert promotes an innovative, diverse team experience, while supporting our team members in advancing their careers


Located in Calvert, 35 miles north of Mobile, Alabama, our state-of-the-art steel processing facility has the capacity to process 5.3 million tons of high-value steel grades in the North America market. We are constantly striving to work safer and smarter, and to make our products stronger, lighter and more sustainable so we can meet the ever-changing needs of our customers, our communities and the wider world.




  • Provide Automation Engineering support to the business goals of the Hot Dipped Galvanizing lines.



  • Provide technical leadership in a high automated production facility
  • Lead and participate in continues improvement with focus on automation of the production process of galvanize coating lines and inspections lines to increase productivity, availability and efficiency
  • Lead and participate in root cause failure analysis.
  • Continuously optimization of the process automation with Programmable Logic Control P80i (GE software) and S7(Siemens software).
  • Analyze and optimize process data and programmable logic controller (PLC) with P80i (GE software) and S7(Siemens software) and other common programmable logic controller software.
  • Lead and participate in commissioning of new equipment.
  • Improve process automation by leading and supporting sensor improvement projects
  • Responsible for planning improvement activities using SAP software
  • Support training, coaching, and mentoring for technicians and operator staff in the preventative maintenance and operation of equipment.
  • 100 % compliance with Safety and Environmental standards
  • Work in interdisciplinary in process improvement activities.
  • Work in interdisciplinary teams in coordination with Process Engineers and Mechanical Engineers in day to day line activities.
  • Fulfills the commitment to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Fulfills the responsibilities required to achieve the Quality Commitment
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
  • Ensures working knowledge of competencies as defined in ISO 9001:2015/IATF 16949 and ISO 14001:2015



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Industrial Electricity or related field required



  • Demonstrated experience with Power feeding, Motor Control Centers, and Medium /Low Voltage distribution systems
  • Industrial process automation systems
  • PLC Process Sequences
  • GE P80i, Siemens S7, Siemens Portal, and Human Machine Interface
  • Motors and Variable Frequency Drives
  • Regulation of Variable Frequency Drive with PLC systems
  • LAN systems, Profibus Communication, and Canbus Communication
  • Microsoft word, Excel, Office, and Project
  • Industrial safety systems             



  • Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Able to competently handle a fast-paced environment, with strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to deal sensitively with confidential material
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal communications skills, written and verbal
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic and displays a high degree of professionalism
  • Interest and ability to work at our site location in Calvert, Alabama 



  • Laptop, Desk Phone, Cell Phone              



  • Mill/Office Environment  



  • Days, Monday to Friday with extended hours as required due to periods of peak workloads


Please note: The Job Profile is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties.



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