Randstad Controls Engineer in Worcester, Massachusetts

Controls Engineer

job details:

  • location:Worcester, MA

  • salary:$95,000 - $115,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, November 28, 2018

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:144994

job description

Controls Engineer

Permanent position: A Senior Electrical/Controls Engineer is needed for a full time opportunity in the Worcester, MA area. The ideal candidate will have their BSEE and 5+ years of hands on experience in a heavy industrial setting. Must have experience implementing and maintaining Siemens and Allen Bradley PLC based control systems, VFDs and servo systems, Relay Logic, and expertise with 480 power and AC/DC Power. Proficiency in various software packages (AutoCAD, SQL server, Wonderware and HMIs) is required. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer

  • Leading manufacturing modernization efforts within the plant

  • Closely supporting the maintenance team during troubleshooting of downtime issues and supporting maintenance projects especially with complex systems and controls

  • Identifying trends that adversely impact production efficiencies or quality and developing and implementing plans for lasting corrective actions

  • Initiating Management of Change procedures as required for new or changing equipment, components, or processes

  • Developing, evaluating, and documenting trials to improve processes, increase production, and/or improve manufacturing techniques

  • Leading project management of capital investment initiatives including vendor selection and management

Requirements for the Controls Engineer

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 5+ years hands on experience in a heavy industrial setting; demonstrated ability to improve performance and reliability of processes

  • Experience implementing and maintaining Siemens and Allen Bradley PLC based control systems, VFDs and servo systems, Relay Logic and expertise with 480 power and AC/DC Power

  • Proficiency in various software packages including AutoCAD, SQL server, Wonderware and HMIs

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills ; strong computer skills

  • Experience with project management tools, tooling materials, hydraulic control methods, material handling and machining processes is highly desired!

Benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.