Controls Systems Engineer

Date: Mar 22, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


Eastman Kodak Company is looking for a Control System Engineer to join our team in Rochester, NY. We are seeking an individual with the background to be successful supporting our batch Emulsion and Film Sensitizing Machine Manufacturing Operations located within Eastman Business Park in Rochester, NY.


Primary Responsibilities
• Provide technical support for the operation, maintenance and continuous improvement of manufacturing instrumentation and process control systems.
• Work closely with operations, process engineers, and maintenance to understand the business and user needs and priorities.
• Provide full life cycle support of control systems in our film sensitizing area, including developing requirements, programming support, commissioning, and ongoing hardware and software maintenance, from the control room to the field instrumentation. 
• Support upgrade projects for existing Rockwell Automation PLC based control systems, Emerson Ovation DCS and Reliance Automax Machine Coordinated Drive Control Systems including identifying system hardware and software architecture improvement opportunities.
• Provide hardware and integration support for Ethernet based control systems in the plant IT environment.
• Work with maintenance to develop data driven reliability improvement opportunities, as well as troubleshoot system hardware, resolve software malfunctions and assist in system improvements and software upgrades.
• Implement improvements in systems capabilities that will increase the ability to meet customer requirements, including safe and reliable operations, and improve business competitiveness, using Six Sigma methodology as applicable.


• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Electro-Mechanical Technology (Mechatronics)
• Knowledge and understanding of Rockwell Automation PLC's and Process Control DCS
• Communication skills: ability to interact with operator/mechanics/process engineers/staff/management
• Knowledge of Rockwell VFD’s, their application and configuration
• Ability to complete work independently and through influence
• Ability to lead and participate on teams, including outside contractors
• Ability to configuring, documenting and troubleshooting control systems


EOE Policy Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $75,000 - $100,000 

Experience Level:  0-5 Years 

Requisition ID: 562

Nearest Major Market: Rochester