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Controls Engineer I – Manufacturing

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Position: Controls Engineer I – Manufacturing

Location: Roxboro, NC

Manufacturing company in the Raleigh / Durham area is recruiting a junior Controls Engineer. (2 years PLC experience)

This is a wonderful opportunity to play a key role with an established manufacturer. This is an opportunity to grow an individual engineering experience.

Individuals looking to relocate to North Carolina will be considered. Some relo expenses provided.


Provide support with IT functions in multiple areas, including Programmable Logic Controllers, Human Machine Interfaces, automation, and desktop networks

Perform various integration tasks, such as SCADA development, monitoring and improving processes, and collecting data

Use design drawings, electrical schematics, and panel layouts to analyze and maintain company systems

Manage multiple automation projects, incorporating the following:

· Review project documentation

· Communicate effectively with all levels in the organization

· Develop an understanding of the process being controlled and the requirements for completion

· Create sequences of operations

· Direct co-workers and contractors as necessary

Help analyze downtime as it relates to IT activities and functions and develop corrective action to improve performance

Support the company’s quality and safety initiatives


2 years’ experience in Programmable Logic Controllers and Human Machine Interfaces, with Siemens experience a plus (will consider exceptional candidate with Allen Bradley experience)

Bachelor’s degree in relevant Engineering discipline

Experience in a continuous process manufacturing facility