Controls Engineer

Telford, PA 18969

Posted: 09/06/2023 Job Number: 26727

Job Description

Selectek is seeking a Controls Engineer for our client in Telford, PA to be responsible for programming PLCs from scratch in Allen Bradley and Siemens and assisting in the startup and commissioning of equipment.  

  • High School diploma or GED certificate
  • 4-year engineering degree preferred, (2-year technical college degree plus technical work experience can be substituted)
  • 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment
  • 3+ years of experience writing and troubleshooting code with the following software is required: RSLogix / Studio 5000, FactoryTalk
  • Track record of creating machine PLC programs using Rockwell Automation / Allen Bradley RSLogix / Studio 5000 software
  • Ability to read and troubleshoot existing PLC logic to resolve complex problems and/or optimize machine performance
  • Experience with servo motion control techniques used in aforementioned software
  • Knowledge of industrial electronic panel design/layout
  • Proficiency in creating electrical schematics using 2D CAD software
  • Ability to create user interface software for use on common industrial HMIs
  • Very strong electrical troubleshooting background
  • Moderate to high level of mechanical aptitude
  • Experience building complex electrical panels and wiring devices from detailed electrical schematics
  • Experience with the following software is preferred: AutoCAD, AutoCAD Electrical, Siemens SIMATIC, Wonderware, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
  • Working knowledge of packaging machinery
  • Knowledge of food safety / GMPs / process equipment
  • Experience with motion control
Pay range: $70,000 - $100,000
Travel: 20%
Location: Telford, Pennsylvania

If you’re interested in this position, call Jesslin Ward at 678-802-6626 or email your resume to

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Meet Your Recruiter

Jesslin Ward
Technical Recruiter

Jesslin is from North Georgia and graduated from Kennesaw State University with a degree in Hospitality. While working in the hospitality field, she realized her love of human resources and transitioned to a career in HR before finally ending up as a technical recruiter at Selectek. Outside of work, she is an avid reader of mysteries and thrillers and enjoys trivia, family game nights, traveling and hiking with her husband, Scott, and Chihuahua-mix, Mateo.

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