Job Description - Controls Engineer in San Diego
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Controls Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_914740_1338472

Posted on 18 May 2020
Job Location
San Diego, California
Contract Type
Contract to hire

A PLC Programmer / Controls Engineer job in San Diego, CA is available through Modis.

Job Description:

  • Work with the engineering group and the operations group to develop and implement automation solutions (system integration)
  • Support the electrical department to red-line or improve electrical diagrams
  • Be able to support installations crew and troubleshooting problem over the phone when necessary.
  • Provide internal and external technical support and system upgrades
  • Domestic and International travel to job sites, training facilities and customer locations will be required (up to 35%)
  • Job duties are often performed in confined areas and in awkward positions.
  • Some positions may require the use of personal protection equipment and proper industry safety procedures when working with one or more dangerous element or conditions such as chemicals, electric currents or high voltage, moving mechanical parts, etc.


  • Experience with RSLogix 5000
  • Experience with Siemens Step 7 classic
  • Experience with TIA portal
  • Experience programming new and also working with existing Allen Bradley and/or Siemens PLCs
  • Firsthand experience with PLC programming and troubleshooting is necessary
  • Experience with VFDs.
  • Written and verbal communication and customer service skills
  • Must be organized, detail oriented, and able to think designs through completely
  • BS in Automation, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics or Robotic Engineering required
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • AutoCad Electrical, and Solidworks for 3D modeling a plus
  • Spanish 50% a plus
  • If you are interested in this PLC Programmer / Controls Engineer job in San Diego, CA then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Albee Lopez at 858-837-1133 or by email at

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