Controls Engineer

Kenosha, WI 53144

Posted: 08/18/2020 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 13397

Job Description

We are currently working with a client to find a Controls Engineer to evaluate and develop control systems for new and existing equipment and design and develop custom inspection systems.

$31.25/hr. - $48.08/hr. ($65k/yr. - $100k/yr. DOE)
6 Month Temp to Perm
Kenosha, WI

Job Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop machine control systems. Interface with other Engineers and Machine Builders as related to the position description.
  • Create all drawings as related to a given machine’s electrical control system, including schematics, panel and cabinet layout, fabrication, and assembly drawings.
  • Develop machine process control logic.
  • Select machine electrical components, including sensors, processor (PLC, PC), enclosures, pushbuttons, motors, etc.
  • Wire and trouble-shoot all machine electrical components.
  • Perform and document all machine programming.
  • Interface with other departments to create or modify control systems, process logic, and trouble-shoot problems.
  • Coordinate communications with and services provided by outside vendors, including component selection, training, build services, etc.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of engineering standards, files, records, drawings, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering or Higher
  • A minimum of 3 years focused experience designing control systems for custom automation equipment including hands on equipment installation and start-up experience.
  • Experienced user of AutoCAD or Solid Works, MS Office, Excel, Word, Project.
  • Proficient at PLC Programming and HMI Design.
  • Must be capable of sound decision making
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization.
  • Possess good interpersonal skills and be a team player.

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
  • Automotive product experience.
  • QS9000 system experience.
  • Machining/hand tool experience.

For immediate assistance please send an updated Word version of your resume to Aaron Tibbetts at

Selectek is a member of the American Staffing Association, which promotes legal, ethical, and professional practices for the staffing industry. All employees at Selectek are certified by the American Staffing Association through the Certified Staffing Professional® and Technical Services Certified? programs. ASA certification programs help our employees:
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  • Avoid missteps that could result in costly legal proceedings
  • Add value to our business relationships by demonstrating commitment to our clients
  • Make clients aware of their co-employment obligations and responsibilities
  • Expand our knowledge of the industry and elevate our professionalism
  • Gain professional recognition for demonstrating knowledge of federal and state labor and employment law

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