JMP Engineering Inc. Controls Technician in Irving, Texas

JMP Engineering runs on the skills and expertise of controls professionals. As a Controls Technician, you will be responsible for the technical work with respect to projects and service provided to customers. You would have a pivotal role in solving our customers’ business problems using your creativity and technical expertise. Joining the JMP team is both challenging and rewarding. You will become an important member of a very talented and dynamic team within this industry while at the same time working with some great customers.

What Would a Typical Day Look Like?

  • Technically, Controls Technicians will implement and maintain control and instrumentation systems including:

  • Process Instruments, sensors, and control devices

  • PLC hardware and components

  • HMI/SCADA systems

  • Loop diagrams

  • Commissioning

  • Troubleshooting/testing/debug

  • Maintenance

  • You will exercise Project Management skills by assisting with quoting, materials ordering, budgeting and scheduling

  • Interface with customers and provide support on any automation projects that fall under specified scope of responsibility

What Qualifies You for this Opportunity?

  • Technical or trades background and a minimum 5+ years of experience in the instrumentation and controls field

  • Experience with implementing PLC/SCADA/HMI based control and monitoring systems

  • Knowledge of process instruments, communications networks and protocols, P&ID diagrams and electrical control diagrams

  • Proficient with various PLC and SCADA System platforms including; Allen-Bradley, Siemens, GE, Schneider and Wonderware

  • Experience with various communications networks via Ethernet, Cable, Fiber, Wireless, Telecom, etc. using common industrial protocols such as DH+, DH485, Modbus, Modbus TCP/IP, EtherNet/IP, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus, etc.

  • Experience with instrument specifications and calibrations

  • Ability to start work early at 7 am during field work

  • Work with, coordinate, and manage the electrical and mechanical subcontractors at the jobsite

  • Work with controls engineers to perform I/O checkout and testing

  • Configuration of field instrumentation and verification of the control signals

  • Installation and troubleshooting of instrumentation, control valves, sensors and control devices

  • Ability to wire and troubleshoot loop powered and field powered instrumentation, relays and power supplies

  • Ability to work in the industrial environment

  • Outstanding communication skills, both oral and written

  • A proven self-starter

  • Motivated by challenges

  • Works well with a variety of different people from diverse backgrounds

  • Motivated and passionate about working with people and overcoming challenges through collaboration and a win-win paradigm

  • An ability to travel; although this position is focused on local clients and minimal travel is required, Controls Specialists should have the ability to travel within US and Canada

    Who is JMP?

A mature, North American company founded in 1987 with 14 business units across the US and Canada, JMP serves the Fortune 1000 space providing engineering services and turnkey solutions in the areas of process automation, control system integration, information and analytic solutions and smart robotic applications.

We are CFE Media’s 4th fastest growing Systems Integrator in the world on the 2018 System Integrator Giants list, a “Best Workplaces Canada” award recipient from 2013 through 2017 and the only company in the world who is a Rockwell Automation Solution Partner, CSIA and RIA Certified.

Why Join the JMP Team?

At JMP we invest in our employees. JMP provides a very challenging work environment and believes in treating all employees with respect and providing equitable compensation. We empower our employees to use their creativity and problem solving skills daily. We have a solid performance management system and a supportive leadership team to help us achieve our personal and corporate objectives.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

JMP Engineering has an accommodation program in place that provides reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please contact Human Resources.