Raymond - MS Full Time 1 week ago

The Electrical Controls Engineer designs, develops, troubleshoots, and maintains electrical and controls systems for manufacturing operations.


  • Support and strive towards safe operations in all facets of the manufacturing facility.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, calibrate, inspect, and test a variety of production systems and equipment.
  • Collaborate with the plant staff and outside vendors regarding equipment installations, upgrades, modifications, and spare or emergency parts.
  • Create and/or modify PLC, HMI, and robot, programs.
  • Perform equipment failure analysis and work with a team to develop a preventive or predictive maintenance solution.
  • Initiate projects and develop cost estimates with supporting data for financial justification.
  • Develop and lead electrical/controls training sessions for maintenance technicians.
  • Maintain current software and program backups to ensure timely recovery of critical processes.
  • Follow standard design techniques, tools, and principles in creating and maintaining technical documentation and electrical drawings.
  • Other assignments as deemed appropriate by the supervisor.

Reporting Relationship:

  • This position may serve as site supervisor for engineering co-op students.


  • Bachelor’s degree required with concentration in electrical engineering, electrical engineering technology or other related technical degree.
  • 3+ years related industrial work experience.
  • Experience in programming and troubleshooting in Allen-Bradley PLCs
  • Advanced knowledge of industrial machine controls and automation including the following: solid state circuitry, electronics, robotics, electrical-mechanical devices, motors/drives, wiring diagrams and schematics, computers, etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of computer networks, switches, and IP protocol.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of Products: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Experience using Microsoft Project, AutoCAD 2D.

Key Competencies:

  • Basic knowledge of mechanical and manufacturing theory and design.
  • Must be able to motivate, communicate and drive continuous improvement.
  • High-energy, demonstrates urgency and fast pace.
  • Independent self-starter with desire for continuous learning.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Strong problem solving and creative skills with the ability to exercise sound judgement and make decision based on technical analyses.
  • Developing electrical systems and controls
  • Create control system electrical schematics
  • Maintain electrical and controls specifications
  • Develop electrical schematics and controls drawings
  • Write advanced electrical controls programs
  • Establish systems process control requirements
  • Verify adherence to controls engineering design
  • Create control system and electrical schematics
  • Overseeing various electrical and controls engineering functions
  • Develop controls systems for industrial use utilizing knowledge in control engineering
  • Develop electrical and controls system architecture
  • Implement electrical controls and automation systems for a manufacturing facility
  • Extracted from process control systems
  • Aid in the controls system design
  • Sell advanced access control systems
  • Develop electrical and controls system design solutions based on engineering principles
  • Write code developing motion control logic and machine control logic
  • Managing control system projects and supporting existing plant control systems
  • Perform as a plant engineering department electrical, instrumentation, and control engineer
  • Develop and upgrade electrical controls for manufacturing equipment
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