Designs, develops, and supervises all aspects of electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery. Requires a strong background in automation, PLC programming and electrical controls.
The Controls Engineer is responsible for applying acquired technical skills and project experience to the design and execution of the control engineering portion of all company projects. The Controls Engineer must have a thorough understanding of computer hardware and system architecture. They will be responsible for design, analysis, and implementation of advanced controls and safety functions. They will also collaborate with the various engineering disciplines to create controls designs, project schedules, test plans, and other project documentation from the concept phase through successful product launch. The Controls Engineer is expected to work independently and as a part of a team in a fast-paced collaborative environment. This individual needs the energy to drive the programming and startup activities of new equipment installation, and improvements to existing facilities. The Controls Engineer will be responsible for the design, integration, implementation, troubleshooting, repair, and the upgrades and expansion of electrical control systems used in manufacturing. In addition, proven troubleshooting skills are necessary. Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering, and 3-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.