Controls Engineer

IDEA HELIX - Fresno, CA (30+ days ago)


BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science At least (4) years relevant experience in industrial machine controls. Solid understanding of PC based control systems with Microsoft O/S Ability to program in Visual Basic and/or C++ preferred Expert in reading machine control electrical schematics Ability to program PLC’s & HMI’s Ability to configure industrial machine controls, including VFD drives Demonstrated ability to independently create functional & cost effective designs/processes that meet complex specification requirements. Has or can obtain a valid Passport PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Describe amount & frequency of physical requirements of the position (i.e. lifting, pushing, climbing) Spend most of the time in an office environment. Spends 65% of the time sitting and operating a computer or workstation, 5% percent in the shop and 30% at customer sites. Possible exposure to hazards such as noise, heavy equipment, temperature extremes, chemicals, etc. while working on the shop floor, assembly areas and field service applications. Physical demands when working at customer sites may include ability to bend, stoop, kneel, push, pull, reach above shoulders, walk and lift up to 50 pounds throughout work day. May carry materials up to 50 pounds for distances up to 20’. May be subject to inclement weather conditions.