Controls Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019824
Date Posted:Mar 25
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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Our Client is looking for a Controls Engineer to join their growing team.

This position entails Electrical, pneumatic and software design, build and troubleshooting of control system solutions for industrial equipment and automation products by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop Electrical and Pneumatic designs in AutoCad Electrical 2014.
  • Develop PLC Logic designs from scratch in Rockwell RSLogix5000 (ControlLogix, CompactLogix), RSLogix500 (MicroLogix), CXONE (OMRON), Step7 and (Siemens) and/or GX Works (Mitsubishi).
  • Design Graphical User Interfaces with Rockwell FactoryTalk View Studio, CXONE, Step7, Visual Basic, EZAutomation and/or GT Works.
  • Machine commissioning: program start-up, debug and install of automation systems.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting equipment and validating the control systems to ensure reliability in operating environments.
  • Write documentation and system specifications toward fulfilling the scope of work set forth by the program manager.
  • Develop technical scope of work documents and estimate time and resources needed for the controls aspect of projects.
  • Understanding and implementation of customer specifications and standards.
  • Use various communication protocols, including Ethernet IP, Remote I/O, DeviceNet, and DH+.
  • Robotic software programming (ABB, Fanuc).
  • Programming of Vision Cameras and HMI’s


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • 5+ years related experience and/or training.
  • PLC software programming experience. Robotic programming experience ideal, but not required.
  • Controls hardware design and configuration experience.
  • Experience with custom assembly equipment and a good understanding of pneumatics.
  • Working knowledge and experience with electrical codes and safety standards.
  • Travel required: up to 30%

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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