Randstad Controls Engineer in Augusta, Georgia

Controls Engineer


Augusta, GA Salary:

US$ 80,000 - US$ 100,000 per year Date Posted:

Thursday, October 6, 2016 Experience:

7 years Job Type:


Reference #:



Randstad Engineering

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Electrical Controls Engineer position with a high speed manufacturing client located near the Augusta, GA area. This position will be responsible to work in a team environment to in design, development, optimization and implementation of manufacturing control systems. Relocation is available for eligible candidates.

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer

  • Initiate, design, develop, optimize and problem solve manufacturing processes for controls and machine safety systems

  • Working independently or in a team on electrical designs for product or process improvement projects with a financial scope of up to $1 million from conception to commercialization

  • Identify complex technical issues to determine root cause. Initiate, design, optimize and develop manufacturing and supporting processes

  • Develop equipment and processes that meet safety codes, policies and guidelines and provides for the safety and well being of operators, maintenance and other personnel.

  • Other duties as required

Requirements for the Controls Engineer

  • Bachelor s or advanced degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Approximately 3 to 7 years experience working as a Controls Engineer ideally in a high speed manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with manufacturing control systems, such as: Allen Bradley PLC s; AC motors and AC variable speed motor drives; HMI (Human Machine Interfaces); sensors and instrumentation; vision systems, safety systems; Motion Control and Servo motors; and Ethernet communications

  • Working knowledge of low voltage power < 600 volts

  • Working knowledge of NFPA / NEC codes as they apply to industrial manufacturing environment

  • Knowledge and background in control of high speed manufacturing process and equipment, system integration, and demonstrated ability to translate knowledge into execution of process and capacity improvements is helpful

Job Number: 125876

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