Randstad Controls Engineer in Shelbyville, Indiana

Controls Engineer


Shelbyville, IN Salary:

US$ 65,000 - US$ 75,000 per year Date Posted:

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 Experience:

5 years Job Type:


Reference #:



Randstad Engineering

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Electrical Controls Engineer needed for a client just outside of Indianapolis. This is a position where you will be required to travel international 50% of the time. Ideal candidates will demonstrate skills in electrical design, configuration, integration, and implementation of process controls. Salary will be based on experience.

Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer

  • Create discrete component to PLC based, HMI control designs to operate simple to complex mechanical systems.

  • Write PLC software programs using Visual Basic and/or Ladder Logic

  • Utilize AutoCad to develop panel layout, control schematics, ladder logic diagrams and P&ID prints.

  • Specify testing requirements for control builder to ensure functionality prior to shipment to end customer

  • Travel to customer locations throughout the world to perform troubleshooting, testing, commissioning, operating, and troubleshooting of fully integrated control systems.

Requirements for the Controls Engineer

  • BS or AAS degree in EET, EE or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years of proven experience with Allen Bradley or Siemens PLCs along with CTC, Panelview, or Siemens HMI s a plus.

  • General knowledge of mechanical systems controlled by solenoid operated pneumatics, hydraulics, and motor controllers running fractional to 100+HP motors.

  • Computer skills such as Word, Excel, Outlook, AutoCad and Visio. Ability and desire to travel up to 40%, including international.

Job Number: 125766

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