Controls Technician

Easley, SC

Posted: 12/19/2023 Job Number: 28272

Job Description

Immediate need for a Controls Technician in Greenville, South Carolina.
Hourly Pay Rate: $33.65 – $40.87
Travel: 20%-30%

 Job Details:
  • Collaborate closely with engineers, project managers, and clients to understand project objectives, requirements, and specifications.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot programmable logic controllers (PLCs), human-machine interfaces (HMIs), and other control devices.
  • Develop and implement control system logic and software to automate and monitor industrial processes.
  • Conduct testing and validation of control systems to ensure they meet performance and safety standards.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose issues in control systems, utilizing your technical expertise to identify and implement solutions.
  • Perform preventive maintenance, repairs, and upgrades on control systems and associated instrumentation.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of control system configurations, changes, maintenance activities, and test results.
  • Collaborate with vendors and suppliers to source control system components, equipment, and spare parts.
  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in control systems and automation.
  • Provide technical support, training, and guidance to internal teams, clients, and stakeholders as required
  • Associate's degree
  • 2+ years of experience as a Controls Technician or in a similar role.
  • Proficiency in programming and configuring PLCs (e.g., Allen-Bradley, Siemens), HMIs, and control devices.
  • Strong knowledge of control system design, instrumentation, and industrial automation.
  • Experience with control system software and programming languages (e.g., ladder logic, structured text).
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, and P&IDs.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to diagnose and resolve complex control system issues.
  • Familiarity with safety standards and regulations relevant to control systems and industrial automation.
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with team members, clients, and stakeholders.
  • Project management skills, including the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Adaptability to changing requirements and a dynamic work environment.

If you’re interested in this Controls Technician opportunity - apply now, email, or call 470-203-9801 to speak with Ashley Jernigan right away!

Meet Your Recruiter

Ashley Jernigan
Technical Recruiter

Ashley is a Georgia State University graduate who was raised in Georgia.  After graduation, she obtained a job in sales, where she uncovered a love for helping others.  In 2021 Ashley made a job change and started her career as a recruiter, where she helped candidates and clients in the Information Technologies and Telecom industries. Ashley joined Selectek in 2023 where she now uses her recruiting and relationship building talents to help candidates secure jobs in the Engineering and Technical industries. Outside of the office, Ashley enjoys hiking with her dogs, working out, hosting dinner parties, and spending time at the lake.

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