Controls Engineer – Evansville

Location: Evansville IN

Controls Engineers are involved in all stages of control system projects. This includes Allen Bradley PLC and HMI programming, electrical design engineering, system testing and system commissioning. This includes realization implementation of Compressed Air Control Systems as well as being involved in ongoing Product Development activities. Project Management experience is a plus. The job requires approximately travelling 25% of the time.

Control Engineer responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Develop electrical and controls system design solutions based on engineering principles and involvement
  • Provide technical support to customers.
  • Resolve operational problems related to projects and minimize delays or unexpected cost increases.
  • Responsible for project success whether project leader or as part of a project team.
  • Interpret client requirements, identify and address design parameters and engineering problems.
  • Analyze project requirements and perform technical calculations supporting design including electrical requirements, and motor controls.
  • Create and finalize designs to meet project requirements.
  • Define equipment and parts from external suppliers.
  • Conduct cost and time estimation.
  • Electrical, software design of customized solutions including manufacturing automation and safety systems.
  • Create customer documentation such as user manuals, programming diagrams, network diagrams, and electrical drawings.
  • Commission customized products and systems onsite and at customer facilities.
  • Provide high quality pre-sales, design-in and post-sales technical support to customer.
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.


  • 1-5 years related job experience.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD Electrical.
  • Proficient with Allen Bradley PLC and HMI programming
  • Strong fundamental knowledge of control and electrical system design and its application in automated industrial designs.
  • Efficiently organize and plan work tasks to meet company goals.
  • Critical thinking with exceptional problem solving skills, able to work independently and in team
  • Proactive, resourceful & highly motivated with good communication skills and ability to work in high output environment.
  • Ability to balance multiple projects.
  • Excellent driving record