Sr. Controls Engineer

Germantown, WI 53022

Posted: 02/28/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 22621

Job Description

A Sr. Controls Engineer to develop, design, and test electrical pneumatic and hydraulic components, equipment, and systems.
  • Electrical Engineering degree from four-year college or university
  • 6+ 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
  • Designs electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic controls equipment and systems, specifies components, programs, and field commissions systems and machinery for the converting industry.
  • Drafts using Solidworks Electrical and AutoCad for schematics and layouts for controls, instruments, and systems. Systems will typically be for electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls and drive systems.
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform design and documentation tasks.  This will include, but not limited to, bill of materials, CAD drawings, interconnect spreadsheets, and operator manual documents.
  • Assists with activities to ensure that design, manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications and customer requirements.
  • Develops software programs for control systems and machinery.  This includes programming PLC’s, operator interfaces, and drives.  Typical machine programming software is Rockwell Automation, but may include other software.
  • Very proficient with Rockwell Automation software.
  • Troubleshoots systems (hardware and software).
  • Researches new products and parts.
  • Will act as lead engineer on most assigned projects and assist level I, II, and service engineers.
  • Designs and directs engineering personnel in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and determines methods, procedures, and conditions for testing products.
  • Directs and coordinates operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment and systems in floor or field installations.
  • Provides operator training to customers on the machinery.
  • Performs field startup of equipment and field service calls.
  • Familiar with the National Electric Code (NFPA 70) and the Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery (NFPA 79).
  • Works with customers to resolve technical issues and concerns.  Responds and resolves service calls from customers.
  • Assists the CSI Manager in providing technical direction and component selection for Controls Engineers and department standards.  Provides estimates of electrical engineering content and proposed architectures for future projects in place of the CSI Manager when necessary.
  • Assists CSI Manager and Sales with customer meetings and sales presentations.
  • Follows all company policies and procedures.
Pay Range:  $42/hr. - $52/hr. DOE

Meet Your Recruiter

Tim Cassidy
Account Manager

Originally from Alabama, Tim moved to the Atlanta area in 2010 after graduating from Auburn University with a degree in Political Science, and started his career in the technical staffing industry. Tim brings almost 12 years of recruiting and account management experience in the placement of engineering professionals nationwide.

Away from the office, Tim enjoys spending time with family and cheering on the Auburn Tigers.

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