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Controls Engineer

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Starkville, MS
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Direct Hire
Jan 20, 2020
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Major Fortune 500 company that is a global leader has an opportunity at a large plant in east central Mississippi near the Alabama line for a Controls Engineer.  In this capacity will support the machining department and entire plant for electrical and control systems for Liebherr gantry control systems as well  as Heller CNCs.  In order to increase efficiencies, reduce cost and improve reliability will design and implement controls.  Will implement and maintain computerized PLC and CNC.  Will design and implement modifications to existing electrical system that includes robotics, automation equipment as well as CNC machines.  Will make sure projects are completed within budget and on schedule, ensuring that the contractor follows the company’s safety requirements.  These are some of the responsibilities of the role.  There is an attractive relocation and benefit package associated with this opportunity. 

  • BSEE or equivalent degree
  • Siemens Step-7 and WinCCFlex PLC programming experience
  • At least 5 years related controls engineering experience
  • Profibus, Profisafe, Safety Integrated and ASI-Bus knowledge
  • Able to manage multiple projects with the flexibility to adapt to conflicting requirements
  • Must have knowledge of city, state and federal electrical requirements
  • CNC programming using HMI advance and Siemens Step-7 Powerline
  • Computer literacy that is exceptional as well as AutoCAD is desired
  • Experience creating and interpreting electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic schematics and ladder diagrams and function block diagrams
  • Experience with equipment controls must be hands on
  • Must be authorized to work indefinitely in the USA without sponsorship