Controls Engineer

Germantown, WI 53022

Posted: 12/12/2022 Job Number: 22643

Job Description

Controls Engineer to develop, design, and test electrical pneumatic and hydraulic components, equipment, and systems.

  • Designs controls equipment, components, products, and systems for converting industry machinery.
  • Drafts using CAD schematics and layouts for controls, instruments, and systems for converting industry machinery under the guidance of the lead project engineer. Systems will typically be for electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls and drive systems.
  • Assists with activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications and customer requirements.
  • Updates and archives drawings and schematics.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform design and documentation tasks.  This will include bill of materials, CAD drawings, interconnect spreadsheets, and manual documents.
  • Uses Rockwell software for PLC and operator interface development, and system checkout, under the guidance of the lead engineer.  Training on Rockwell software will be provided.
  • Follows and adheres to electrical industry standards such as NFPA 70 and 79.
  • Follows all company policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Electrical Engineering degree from four-year college or university
  • 0 - 5 years of related experience. Entry level with some experience.
  • Knowledge and experience programming Rockwell PLC’s (Studio 5000) & Rockwell HMI’s (FactoryTalk View ME)
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Solid Works Electrical a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
Key job functions and experience needed:
1)            Rockwell PLC programming  (Studio 5000)
2)            Rockwell HMI programming (FactoryTalk View ME)
3)            Schematics design (AutoCad or Solidworks Electrical)
4)            Specifying controls parts for a machine (BOM)
5)            Designing control panel layouts
6)            Troubleshooting skills (hardware and software)
7)            Some technical writing of manuals
8)            4 year engineering degree
Travel: 5-20%

Pay rate: $32-$42/hour

Overtime: Expectation of up to 250 OT hours per year.

Hours: flexible schedule (can be 4-10 hour days). Core hours are 9AM - 3PM. Can start at 6 AM.

Term: 6-month Contract to Permanent

Location: Germantown, WI (53022)

For consideration, please send your resume to or call (678) 802-6623.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelly Benmuyal
Technical Recruiter

Shelly is originally from Brazil and graduated from Universidade Paulista with a B.S. degree in Psychology.   In 2014 Shelly moved to Atlanta, GA to begin her career in recruiting where she worked as an IT Recruiter and Account Manager.  Shelly enjoys connecting with professionals, learning about their career goals and matching them with the positions they want.  Shelly joined Selectek as a Technical Recruiter in June of 2022.  In her free time, Shelly enjoys hiking and reading.

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