Controls Engineer

Reference Number: rbbengconal
Location: Decatur, AL

Are you Interested in working for an organization with a proven track record that is growing and interested in adding the right engineers to its team.  Currently seeking a Controls Engineer, the position will be the located in Decatur, AL location.  This position requires technical proficiencies in many industrial controls platforms as well as the ability to directly interact with the customer in design reviews, project updates, runoffs, and installations. 

Must be able to program PLC

Responsibilities:

  • Calculating panel SCCR, power rating, and FLA for panel rating.
  • Direct electrical assembly during equipment build.
  • Direct electrical assembly during installation of equipment.
  • Lead start up at customer and drive project to completion.
  • Configure, debug, and test equipment on shop floor in preparation of customer reviews.
  • Electrical design of complete automation systems using AutoCAD Electrical software.  Designs include power distribution, I/O controls, communications, and panel layout drawings as well as PLC and robot programming.
  • Lead runoff on the shop floor with customer.
  • Manage time and costs to be within budget and on schedule.

Job Requirements:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or 5 years plus relevant work experience
  • Experience with PLC protocols: Allen Bradley RSLogix, Siements Step7, GE Machine Edition
  • Experience setting up and utilizing networks using DeviceNet, Profibus, ProfiNet, Ethernet, Ethernet/IP
  • Experience setting up Allen Bradley and GE HMI screens/panels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills at all levels.
  • Ability to lead a project at installation and be the main customer interface.

Benefits

  • 401K
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • PTO