Senior Controls Engineer


SHR Talent is partnering with a client in its search for a full-time Senior Controls Engineer. The individual in this role will design and implement automation solutions (including but not limited to robots, conveyors, sorters, scanners, vision systems, and PLC’s). This position will also partner with the software team to create and document new functionality and potentially modify existing functionality. The Senior Controls Engineer will also troubleshoot equipment, wiring and programming issues in a timely manner.

Essential Job Functions

Requirements: • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science with 6-10 years of related experience
• 6+ years of experience programming PLC’s in Ladder Logic and Structured Text
• Ability to read equipment wiring schematics and to create Input/Output Lists from those schematics
• 6+ years of experience with Zero Pressure Accumulation conveyors
• Experience with field-bus networks, serial communication, and ethernet communication
• Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
• Experience using Microsoft Office (specifically Excel and Visio)
• Ability to create documentation packages for continuous improvement processes
• Ability to walk, stand and squat for extended periods of time
• Must be willing to travel domestically/internationally up to 50%


• Experience programming robots and visions systems
• Experience working with SQL databases
• Experience using AutoCAD Electrical
• Experience creating applications in an integrated development environment (IDE)

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