Controls Engineer

Covington, TN 38019

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Controls Engineering Job Number: Rd439165315 Compensation: 117500

Job Description

Title: Controls Engineer

Location: Covington, TN

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Hire Type: Direct Hire

Job Summary:
  • The Controls Engineer position includes electrical design, PLC/HMI programming, reading and creating control schematics in AutoCAD Electrical, and maintaining and troubleshooting electrical/electronic systems.

Job Duties:
    • Design, build and maintain electrical/electronic systems and equipment:
      • Manufacturing/process equipment
      • Automated conveyor and packaging equipment
      • Robotic cells
      • Industrial communications networks
      • Building HVAC and lighting
    • Design, draft, red-line, maintain, and organize wiring schematics and system drawings.
    • Adjust parameters in machines, VFDs, and servo motors
    • Troubleshoot and adjust PLC and HMI programs.
    • Electrically tune and troubleshoot equipment for proper operation.
    • Assist in the assembly, programming, and installation of equipment as necessary.
    • Provide training to internal personnel as necessary.
    • Clearly and professionally interact with internal personnel and external contractors.

  • BSEE or BSEET Degree
  • 2-7 years working experience in a related field.
  • Candidate must be familiar with Allen Bradley PLC Programming Software, FactoryTalk View, and AutoCAD
  • AutoCAD Electrical experience with projects and customization a plus
  • Strong candidates will also have experience programming and using:
    • Siemens, B and R, Schneider, Omron, Beckhoff, AutomationDirect controllers
    • Fanuc robots
    • Emerson, VACON, Rockwell, Rexroth VFDs
  • Basic knowledge of food processing plants and good manufacturing practices.
  • Basic knowledge of proper work ergonomics and OSHA requirements for industrial applications.

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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