Job title : Controls Engineer

Job Number : 80700
Division : Engineering

Job Description:


General – The Controls Engineer (CE) is responsible for the day to day engineering for one or more controls projects. The CE works closely with the CPE in relation to each project's electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic design. The CPE is responsible to report project status, and technical issues to the CPE. Maintains safe and clean working environment by following procedures, rules, and regulations.

Engineering Functions – Responsible for engineering to customer specification of; electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic control systems for assigned automation projects. Includes; calculations, component selection, drawing package development, panel and enclosure layout. Create; layout and design drawings of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic control systems. Perform and assist with; PLC programming, logic debug, and controls commissioning.
Change Management – Will recognize and highlight to the CPE all changes from the original Scope of Work.
Schedule Management – Will assist CPE in development of project schedules by communicating time needed for tasks and best sequence of tasks to be performed. Will be cognizant of and adhere to the agreed upon project schedule. Will report to CPE when issues occur that prevent the original schedule from be followed. Reporting of project schedule status to CPE as required.
Cost Management – Assist CPE with hardware cost estimates. Help CPE estimate required man hours needed to accomplish programming for specific parts of a project's Scope of Work. Responsible for submitting timesheets and expenses both error free and on time.
Training – Collaborate with CEM to determine what training will best suit the team from both an individual and team standpoint.

Qualifications
Education / Experience – BSEE w/2 to 5 years Controls Engineering Experience -or- 5+ years Controls Engineer Experience

Skills
Computer – Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD Electrical, E-PIan, PLC & HMI Programming Software as required by project (write from scratch, install, debug, commission)
Interpersonal – Must be able to interact in a professional manner with Coworkers and External Customers.