ULTA Beauty Controls Engineer - Distribution (Fresno, CA) in Fresno, California

The Controls Engineer acts as the SME for a wide variety of cutting edge material handling systems, automation and electronics equipment for Ulta’s Distribution Center(s). The Controls Engineer will play a key role in maintaining all the equipment to ensure minimal downtime and thus minimizing customer service interruption. This includes addressing emergency breakdowns with minimal downtime, developing a staff of mechanics and coordinating contractors as required to provide adequate coverage to support operations.

Use your skills, experience & talents to be part of something BEAUTIFUL!As a Controls Engineer you will perform the following essential functions…….

  • Serve as the Distribution network's troubleshooting expert and technical resource during equipment escalations. Coordinate resources to quickly resolve equipment downtime
  • Maintain comprehensive technical subject matter expertise of existing Ulta material handling systems and technology specifications. This includes varying types of package and pallet conveyors, sortation systems and other specialty equipment
  • Assess and modify systems where system performance does not meet operational expectations and design specifications in close partnership with operational and technical experts
  • Serve as the SME for Ulta electronics equipment such as Print and Apply labeling technology, put-to-light systems, Radio Frequency (RF) devices, cameras and scanners
  • Partner with appropriate HQ resources and vendors on issues that require additional scoping, involve system changes, or have network-level impact. Identify and escalate issues and, when necessary, pull appropriate teams together to solve problems

Job Requirements:

  • 4-year degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical disciplines with a controls emphasis
  • Extensive experience with and knowledge of motion control (preferably material handling systems), systems integration and maintenance
  • Five or more years engineering experience supporting, commissioning and troubleshooting PLC/PC industrial control systems (Siemens, Rockwell Systems/Allen Bradley, Square D) and their industrial networks (DeviceNet, SDS and Profibus, Ethernet I/O)
  • Extensive experience using SCADA Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs) such as Visual Logic Controller (VLC) or various Wonderware applications
  • Ability to adjust work schedule according to the business needs
  • Ability to work additional hours with little or no notice
  • Occasional travel to other distribution centers in the network
  • Exposure to distribution center conditions, which may include loud noises, variable temperatures, dusty environment, and strong scents related to cosmetics or fragrance

Date Posted: 7/12/2017

City: Fresno

State: CA

Category: Distribution Center Management