Controls Engineer, Senior

Lebanon, MO 65536

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Controls Engineering Job Number: TS6411686919 Compensation: 65500

Job Description

Title: Sr. Controls Engineer

Location: Lebanon, MO



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Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Summary

The Senior Controls Engineer has the ability to design and program custom industrial automated equipment, as well as performing administrative duties for ongoing projects. This position provides technical support to external and internal customers, analyzes project requirements and performs technical calculations to support design, including electrical requirements, robotic safety standards PLC and servo controls. The role provides leadership and technical direction to all Controls Engineering project members and resolves operational problems related to projects and minimizes delays or unexpected cost increase. 


Job Duties:

  1. Lead the development of Controls architecture for large multiple module systems.
  2. Lead teams of Controls Engineers, implement, mentor and monitor tasks.
  3. Build integrated systems including IIOT, data acquisition, instrumentation, automated test equipment, process controls, quality controls & inspection, motion controls, vision systems, robotics, machine design & build, AI & machine learning, and real-time visualization.
  4. Perform test planning and develop of factory and site test documents meeting GAMP and customer requirements.
  5. Ensure the electrical design is functional, robust, and cost effective.


  1. Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience.
  2. Minimum of eight years of directly related experience.
  3. Technical understanding of integrating industrial devices.
  4. Proficiency with Rockwell RSLogix or Siemens development software, Schematic Capture software, AutoCAD or equivalent CAD environments, as well as an understanding of Vision systems.
  5. Strong proficiency with Allen Bradley or Siemens PLC’s, HMI’s and Servo control.
  6. Strong Communication and interpersonal skills.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information 

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