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Controls Engineer

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    Kernersville, North Carolina
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A Controls Engineer position in Kernersville, NC is available through Modis Engineering. This is an exciting direct hire opportunity with a growing integrator that is looking to add talent to support their growing business needs. The ideal candidate for the Controls Engineer position will possess technical training specific to Electrical Engineering (Bachelor's Degree preferred), and at least seven years of experience working in a similar capacity to what is portrayed here. The Controls Engineer will be responsible for programming, configuring, troubleshooting, and installing new and existing systems.

Duties of the Controls Engineer include but are not limited to:

Assisting with proposal development for professional services.
Planning and coordinating detailed aspects of engineering work.
Installing, commissioning, and startup control systems at customer sites.
Troubleshooting automation systems remotely and at customer sites
PLC Programming (Rockwell RSLogix 5000, 500 & 5, Siemens S7, Omron, Schneider Electric Unity)
HMI & SCADA configuration (Rockwell FactoryTalk View and View ME, Wonderware, Iconics, WinCC and WinCC Flexible, Vijeo Designer and Vijeo Citect, Red Lion HMI, Maple Systems)
Variable Speed Drives Systems and Motion Controls Systems design and configuration (Rockwell PowerFlex and Kinetix, Schneider Electric Altivar, Parker SSD Drives)

Qualifications for the Controls Engineer are as follows:

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering
7+ years of experience managing electrical/controls integration projects (or equivalent combination of training and work experience)
Proficient in SIEMENS controls programming including TIA Portal
Strong verbal and written communication skills
High level of attention to detail
Ability to work independently as well as on a team, with little to no supervision
Less than 20% travel required

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