Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Assistant Automation Shift Engineer

Devens, MA, United States
Apr 23, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Assistant Automation Shift Engineer is an entry-level Automation/IT position within Bristol-Myers Squibb at Devens, MA. The role will serve as an individual contributor participating in initiatives that support 24/7 manufacturing operations. As such, this Assistant Automation Shift Engineer will be assigned to the first orsecond shift. Individual will be expected to cover some weekend shifts as required by business needs. Hours and shift schedule are subject to change as dictated by work force plans.

  • Support 24/7 manufacturing operations that includes need based shift coverage and weekend coverages.
  • Participate in Run the Business initiatives such as change implementation, investigations, corrective actions, and manufacturing support.
  • Implement system modifications by following appropriate standard operating procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and remediate system configuration/infrastructure issues.
  • Collaborate in investigations of proprietary automation software/hardware problems with vendors.
  • Communicate proactively with supervisor and colleagues, highlighting issues and proposing solutions.
  • Follow applicable standard operating procedures while working in validated systems.
  • Be the site point of contact for IT/Automation planned/ unplanned outages and coordinate outage executions.

Position Requirement:
  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and technical experience.
  • 0 - 2 years working experience with control systems or manufacturing systems Preferred Emerson DeltaV, Emerson Syncade, OSISoft PI, or Rockwell Logix
  • Theoretical and applied knowledge of computerized systems and Systems Development Life Cycle.
  • Working knowledge in computerized systems (Preferred Emerson DeltaV, Emerson Syncade, OSISoft PI, or Rockwell Logix).
  • Understanding of expectations working in regulated industries such as Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device or Food-Beverage is a plus.
  • Must demonstrate an ability to understand and apply software solutions.
  • Must demonstrate an ability to troubleshoot complex problems on highly automated equipment.
  • Must be able to successfully work independently and within teams.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced multi-tasking environment.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.