Controls Engineer

  • location: Effingham, IL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $75,000 - $100,000 per year

job description

Controls Engineer

Permanent position: An Electrical Controls Engineer is needed for a leading manufacturing organization in Central Illinois (Effingham). The Controls Engineer is responsible for designing and optimizing electrical equipment and systems which enable plant operations. Qualified candidates must have a BS in Electrical Engineering and 4+ years' of controls engineering experience for a manufacturing environment. Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates.

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer
  • Research and develop electrical equipment, components, and systems to ensure manufacturing processes run optimally
  • Maintain PLC equipment programs, backup systems, software, and data collection systems
  • Maintain and repair electronic controls; set-up and program various AC/DC drives, servo drives, bar code reading devices, and vision systems
  • Program and modifying new and existing machinery to make it safer, more practical, and increase efficiency
Requirements for the Controls Engineer

  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • 4+ years' of controls engineering experience for a manufacturing environment
  • Experience programming Allen Bradley or Siemens PLC's
  • Experience programming robotics or CNC machines is preferred

  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Bonus potential
  • Relocation assistance
  • 401 K
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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