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Project Controls Engineer

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Baltimore, MD
Job Type
Direct Hire
Aug 12, 2019
Job ID
A Project Engineer/Controls Engineer is needed in the Baltimore, MD area for a Controls System Integrator specializing in Process Automation and Manufacturing Intelligence for the Biotech, Pharmaceutical, and Food Processing industries.  

Why work here?:

  • Stable company in business for over 30 years
  • Variation of projects in many industries including Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Food Processing, Consumer Products, Water/Wastewater, Power, Oil & Gas, etc.
  • Room for growth
  • Company known for creating innovative products as well engineering projects
  • 3 weeks PTO per year, Health/Dental Insurance, 401k matching, Bonus plan
  • Less than 20% overnight travel
  • Work from home office

Responsibilities include:

  • Development of PLC programs
  • HMI/SCADA configuration and graphic development
  • Help Project Manager with Design Documents such as Functional Specs, Software Design Specification etc.  
  • Create factory and site acceptance test documents
  • Execute factory and site acceptance tests
  • On-site support for startup / commissioning / site testing / troubleshooting as required


  • Undergraduate degree electrical, mechanical, chemical or another engineering discipline.
  • 2 to 3 years of experience as Controls/Automation engineer. Experience with PLC programming - Rockwell (Allen Bradley) Logix family of PLCs is required. Knowledge and experience with Siemens, GE or other brand PLCs is a plus.
  • One to two years of experience with SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition - Rockwell FTViewSE is required. Experience with any of the other software packages such as Wonderware (System Platform or InTouch), Ignition, GE iFix etc. is a plus.
  • First-hand experience with startup/commissioning/deployment of control systems is required.
  • Experience at a Systems Integrator firm is preferred.
  • Can use MS Office (Word and Excel) Proficiently
  • Experience with historian, data logging, Microsoft SQL server, reporting packages, and Visual Basic programming is a plus.
  • Experience in Food Processing, Bio-Tech, Pharmaceutical or Consumer Products industries is a plus.
  • Must be willing to travel for work.