Controls Engineer

International Search Partners - San Dimas, California

Electrical/Software (Controls) Engineer



Designs electrical equipment and products, (software and hardware) within budget and time requirements.



  • Develop software programs for HMI and PLC.
  • Troubleshoot and debug electrical and software designs.
  • Provides technical information concerning manufacturing or processing techniques, materials, properties.
  • Confers with personnel to clarify or resolve problems and develops design.
  • Prepares or directs preparation of product or system layout and detailed drawings and schematics. Develop bill of materials.
  • Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
  • Confers with other engineering personnel and prepares design modifications as required.
  • Knowledge and experience in a variety of AC and DC drives process equipment and sensors.
  • Familiar with Hydraulic and Pneumatic designs and able to interface with Vendors.
  • Combustion Controls, touchscreens interface, hardware & software design & integration, system configuration and documentation, technical training, installation support, commissioning, startup, maintenance & repair.
  • Selects PLC, Operator Interface and other controls and electrical components and designs and configures control panels and motor control centers for Thorpe’s equipment.
  • Programs PLC, Operator Interface components, and configures and calibrates field components.
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC, operator interface equipment and software is desired.
  • Knowledge of Wonderware products is also desired.


Bachelor's degree (BSEE) from four-year College or university; or two five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 3-5 years controls engineering experience.

Posted On: Thursday, September 20, 2018
Compensation: $120000

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