Controls Engineer

Location: Charlotte, NC
Date Posted: 07-11-2018
We are looking for a Controls Engineer who will assist the engineering staff with projects related to materials, equipment, monitoring, and controls.

Job Description

  • Design modification, standardization, fabrication and installation of existing equipment components, and improvements in equipment sensors and machine controls for robust process monitoring, control and performance
  • Enhance, troubleshoot, implement, and debug programming for PLCs and HMIs to control mechanical and electrical devices and equipment
  • Work with operators and engineers to manage changes to PLC and HMI functionality for improvements
  • Develop improved control algorithms for process control, automation and safety
  • Create and manage process instructions and documentation


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 1-5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Experience in PLC programming
  • Experience with Siemens PLCs
  • Proficient in data analysis software such as Minitab
  • Familiarity with data collection systems, electrical control systems, PID controls and loops, motor drives
  • Ability to build, modify and troubleshoot electrical and controls equipment
  • Ability to create, read and build from electrical schematics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
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