Sr. Controls Engineer

Germantown, WI 53022

Posted: 01/25/2023 Job Number: 22649

Job Description

Sr. Controls Engineering needed in the Milwaukee, WI area.

Sr. Controls Engineer to develop, design, and test electrical pneumatic and hydraulic components, equipment, and systems.

  • 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.
  • 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
Pay:  $42-$52/hr.
Location:  Germantown, WI
Duration:  Temp-to-hire(possible direct hire for the right person)

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Meet Your Recruiter

Tony Harvey
Technical Recruiter

With over 25 years of service with Selectek, the only people with more years in the company than Tony are the owners. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in business management from the Pennsylvania State University, Tony moved to Georgia and began his professional career at Selectek. Tony’s extensive experience in the industry has helped Selectek find positions for even the most specialized of engineers. Outside the office, Tony can be seen around Atlanta running in various local 5-10K road races, lifting weights, or watching his Nittany Lions with fellow alumni at the local Penn State Atlanta Chapter.

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