Senior Controls Engineer

Odessa, Florida
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
US$ 85,000 - US$ 90,000 per year
Ref. Number
Raia, Michelle, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion is looking to find a proven performer for our client located in Pasco County. This company has a solid history and are growing! We are looking for a Senior Controls Engineer. The candidate will develop programs for packaging equipment which requires automation control (PLC ladder logic), motion control (servo, stepper and AC motors), and operator interface (HMI). You will support vendor testing to ensure satisfaction and ensure all expectations are met. For each project, you will develop the entire electrical design from concept to wiring diagrams to programming through implementation. This is a direct hire opportunity. We are looking for the right candidate that has the required skills, aptitude for learning and excellent communication skills.

Daily Responsibilities:
??? Develop systems which include motion control, PLC control systems, temperature control systems, and inspection systems.
??? Work well with fellow engineering and assembly personnel.
??? Manage control system projects from design to build; including install and debug phases.
??? Perform revisions to electrical schematics, panel layouts, and supporting documentation throughout the life of the project.
??? Develop process understanding in order to improve efficiency as well as the overall product.
??? Limited travel will be required for installation and support of equipment.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Additional Skills:
--General knowledge of safety and electrical standards (NFPA 79, UL, CE).
--Packaging equipment experience a plus.
--Experience with project skills (e.g. scope, budget, schedule, etc.).
--Technical curiosity is critical.


4-7 years

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering; (minimum 2 year technical degree plus equivalent experience); graduate school may be a plus.
PLC/HMI experience (AB preferred) is needed.
Servo motion control experience required.
Experience building cam profiles from scratch is needed.
Keen troubleshooting ability required.
Mechanical aptitude a plus.
Ability to travel 25% of the time, some international.

For immediate consideration, please apply to We review all candidates on a daily basis. Our client is anxious to get this position filled with a stellar performer that brings quality experience and a desire to be a part of this winning team!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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