"Lighting a Path to the Future"

PLC Programmer / Automation Engineer

Location: Evansville, IN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $100,000.00
Date: 2/26/2018
Job ID: 02563181
Job Description
Job Description
PLC Programmer / Automation Engineer

Our client provides controls and information system integration for Process Instrumentation Control, HVAC controls, and Burner/Boiler Flame Safeguard Controls. Headquartered in Southwest Indiana, this location provides excellent demographic coverage to the greater Tri-State area offering a highly skilled and knowledgeable staff, with the ability to stay at the forefront of an ever changing industry with a registered Professional Engineer on staff to serve their client needs.
We are seeking qualified and motivated PLC Programmers and Controls Engineers to join the team. We are searching for aggressive candidates who desire a challenging career filled with creativity and innovation.

Job Tasks and Duties:
  • Controls project planning (i.e., project scheduling/phasing, subcontract planning, resource planning, budget planning, commissioning planning)
  • Review of project requirements & definition and the formulation of project specifications (i.e., functional, design, etc.)
  • PLC program organization, planning and development
  • Verification and validation of engineered system (hardware and/or software) to specifications
  • Potential for all aspects of control system execution, from hardware design, system design, network design, software development (PLC and/or PC related systems), and system commissioning.
  • Progress monitoring of engineering and installation subcontractor
  • Interface with clients as well as subcontractors and solve issues and problems to satisfaction of company and client.
Job Requirements
  • 3 - 5 years of experience with Allen Bradley or similar programming controls
  • 3 – 5 year of experience in implementation of control systems
  • PLC programming experience with Rockwell/Allen-Bradley (ControlLogix & CompactLogix), Modicon and Siemens (S7) is a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, verbal, and written skill
  • Decision making ability
  • Ability to deal with experienced, multidisciplinary, technical specialists
  • Ability to coordinate small to large projects independently
  • Knowledgeable of electrical and controls engineering theories and principles
  • Travel is sporadic, but plan on 5% to 10%


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