Our Mission: Through inspired engineering and design, we deliver outstanding solutions that positively impact lives. We use an interdisciplinary development process that combines our diverse engineering experience with creative industrial design solutions. We succeed when our partners succeed – it’s all about solving the most complex challenges by creating transformative technology.

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Goddard is seeking a highly motived Controls Engineer to work with our client to design, implement and maintain their factory automation control systems. You will work closely with the engineering and operations teams on site.

Responsibilities:

  • Review current design documentation, including requirements, schematics, firmware, PLC code and cabinet designs for TIA portal or Allen Bradley.
  • Architect control systems specifying required PLC components, cabin design and wiring schematics.
  • Write ECO to update design documentation and Support software testing and verification.
  • Ensure all designs are in compliance with all relevant safety standards, including but not limited to UL and IEC.
  • Preform continuous improvement, design optimization, and simplification of components.
  • Debug existing systems to find the root cause of the failure.
  • Complete design details for systems, specify terminations, layout, and wire routing.
  • Design and program PLCs (Siemens preferred), using Codesys, ladder logic, or other standard formats.
  • Support Program management with schedule and cost updates.
  • Experience with Motion Control or Conveyor systems.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, Controls Engineering, or related field.
  • 4 -6 years of experience in controls engineering, PLC programming, or related field.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Represent yourself professionally in client meetings and at client sites.

 

Please note: Applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the U.S.  We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of any employment Visas at this time.