Controls Engineer/PLC Programmer

Greenville, SC

Posted: 05/08/2024 Job Number: 30441

Job Description

Selectek is partnering with a company located near Greenville, South Carolina to fill a Controls Engineer role on a contract-to-perm basis. This client serves large manufacturing clients primarily in the textile industry. Candidates in this role will be focused on designing and launching controls systems.  

Employment Type: Contract to Permanent
Expected Pay Range: $40-$55 per hour depending on experience, prior to conversion
Location: Greenville, SC

Job Requirements:
- 5+ years of experience working in automation and controls design
- Proficiency with Allen-Bradley (A-B) systems will be crucial
- Knowledge of PLC programming from scratch
- Experience with SCADA 
Experience with electrical design/schematics in AutoCAD
- Ideal candidates also have experience with R&D and manufacturing

In addition to these requirements, candidates must hold United States citizenship, per the client’s request. Selectek is unable to provide sponsorship or work visa documentation.

Job Details: Candidate will design controls/automation systems for machinery along with PLC code writing from scratch.  This person will collaborate with clients from initial conception through checkout and troubleshooting in order to design systems that meet their needs and specifications.  This is a role that is heavier in design of Controls than PLC programming at the floor level.   

For more information on this opening, apply via the link or email an up-to-date resume to referencing this job posting! For a quicker response, call Joey Fairbanks with Selectek at 470.203.9530.

Meet Your Recruiter

Joey Fairbanks
Technical Recruiter

Joey is originally from Tennessee but always dreamed of living in Atlanta. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Memphis and a master’s in education from Lee University. After a few years as a classroom teacher, Joey transitioned into a recruiting role where he placed teachers and other education-based specialists. During his five years there, Joey discovered a talent for relationship building and a love for helping candidates advance and enhance their careers. He joined Selectek in 2023 to work in the engineering niche. Outside the office, Joey enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, watching his favorite sports teams, cooking, and fishing.

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