Senior Controls Engineer

Category: 
Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Camden, SC

We are currently seeking a Senior Controls Engineer for our client in the Columbia, SC area.  The company we are recruiting of is a leader in their industry and families all over the US use this companies products on a daily basis in their homes. This individual we are looking for will be very proficient with advanced controls and automation systems.

Job Description for the Senior Controls Engineer:

·         Determine the application of Control and Automation technology for capital equipment projects.

·         Design control and automations systems to improve production and to improve safety.

·         Manage controls for capital equipment projects: including specification development, supplier selection, technical reviews, installation and qualification of equipment.

·         Communicate with the plants, project teams, system integrators, and internal clients.

·         Develop PLC and HMI programs.

·         Observe safety & security procedures; report potentially unsafe conditions.

·         Mentor and grow more junior members of the team and add manufacturing knowledge.

Job Requirements for the Senior Controls Engineer:

·         Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent hands on experience in technical/manufacturing disciplines.

·         Experience managing capital equipment projects: specification development, supplier selection, technical reviews, installation and qualification of equipment.

·         Experience in a large-scale manufacturing environment

·         7+ years’ hands on controls engineering experience with electrical, automated manufacturing equipment, stamping presses, and fabrication equipment.

·         Experience in designing and operation of multiple axis automation equipment and/or robots is a plus

·         Knowledge of controls software (PROFICY, SIMATIC, RSLOGIX/STUDIOLOGIC), ladder logic, structured text, and function blocks.

·         Proficient in MS Scheduler (or equivalent) and AutoCAD

20-30% travel

Recruiter Name: 
Tracy Sinner
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 262

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