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Controls Engineer II - Job in Wilmington, NC
Location: Wilmington, NC

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Reasons to work for this company
  • Opportunity to get involved with challenging projects across many different industries
  • Comprehensive medical/dental insurance
  • 401K match and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • They have a great reputation in the industry and with their customers

Primary Purpose: As a Controls Engineer II you are responsible for project requirements involving PLC programming, DCS configuration and programming, instrumentation, check out support and start-up assistance.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Designs, develops, and implements DCS/PLC control system (logic software and hardware) to meet process requirements. 
  • Develops schematics detailing control system configuration and wiring, and design equipment panel layouts on AutoCAD software. 
  • Will assist with initial start-up and debug integrated systems and the development of system documentation.
  • Individual will be working on automation and control system integration projects for clients in industries such as specialty chemical and pulp & paper.
  • Will act as technical lead on projects and guide lower level engineers and technicians. 
  • Will act as Project Manager on smaller projects ranging from $50k to $250k.  This includes but is not limited to:
    • Develops and executes implementation plans for the project
    • Assigns work to meet overall project deadlines.
    • Ensures that all project team members clearly understand the scope of responsibilities
    • Evaluates progress on project(s)and details changes.
    • Assigns work to project teams
    • Responsible for all purchasing and subcontractor requirements
    • Responsible for development of costs and proposal of change orders to contract scope
Job Requirements:
  1. Education –BSEE or BS in Electrical Engineering or Chemical Engineering is preferred. 
  2. Experience –7+ years in below areas is preferred:
An in-depth understanding of control systems, components, logic programming, DCS programming and their applications (i.e. DeltaV, Experion, 800xA.)  Experience with instrumentation and controls design and PLC systems(i.e. Allen Bradley, Modicon, Siemens) required.  Experience with AutoCAD is also desired.

Our client encourages independent thought and innovative ideas, as well as personal and professional growth.
Become part of a systems integration team of highly skilled engineers, designers and support staff for a company with over fifteen offices throughout the U.S. Each office is part of the corporation as whole, however acts independently as well, bringing forth their own ideas and talents. For over thirty five years our client has designed and implemented engineering solutions for the commercial, industrial, and government sectors. Personal and professional satisfaction is evident with a turnover rate below the industry average.

Honeywell Experion or Emerson DeltaV and process industry experience preferred.



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