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Controls Engineer

Schaumburg, IL
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Controls Engineer

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Permanent position: Junior Controls Engineer urgently needed for our client based out of Schaumburg, IL. Our client is a capital equipment manufacturer specializing in packaging, converting, printing, and steel fabrication machinery. This position would report to the General Manager, and has a salary range of $60k-$80k, based on experience.

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer

  • Assist the General Manager, in determining all controls, electrical, and electronic system designs, as they relate to our equipment platforms. With an emphasis on the continuing improvement of our existing systems.
  • Responsible for generating and/or updating electrical schematics and panel layouts for each project using Autocad 2-D.
  • Developing 'specialty' control systems, whether AC/DC drive based, Servo System based, or PLC based. Our current platforms include, Rockwell Logix 500, Logix 5, Directsoft, Unitronics.
  • Generating accurate B.O.M.s for each project, with which purchasing and procurement can order necessary items.
  • Assisting the Sales dept. in generating quotes requiring 'specialty' control systems.
  • Field service and start-ups of projects. On average this is a once a month possibility, typically a 5-day trip.
  • Ensuring the people that work with you (production floor personnel) have the necessary tools, supplies, parts, and system information, to ensure their productivity and ability to complete projects on time.
  • Assisting with trade shows. Once every 3 years on average.

Requirements for the Controls Engineer

  • BSEE
  • 2+ Years experience as a controls engineer.
  • Strong background in automation.
  • Familiarity with Allen Bradley systems.



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