Control Systems Project Engineer w/ RSLogix & Wonderware Experience

Trola Industries, Inc. - York, PA

Full-timeEstimated: $73,000 - $94,000 a year

Position: Automation Control Systems Project Engineer

Company: Trola Industries, Inc.

Location: York, PA (17406)

About The Company: Trola Industries, Inc has served the industrial market for over 48 years with control system solutions. The company focuses its business solutions into (5) five main areas: Control System Integration services providing control system design, programming, manufacturing and installation services; A UL certified panel shop for the manufacturing & labeling of control panels to UL508a, UL698a and UL1203 specifications;; Production Line Construction Management services to manage and coordinate both demolition and installation of machinery and materials handling projects; Machine Vision Integration including rejection systems: and IOT-Smart Factory Applications including Cloud, Edge and Mobile integration. The company covers a diverse market including Food, Chemical, Machine Tool, Materials Handling, Refrigeration, Burner Management and Utility companies. Technical services are provided directly to end users & original equipment makers in a multi-state region. The successful candidate will be part of a multi-person team requiring strong communication skills and a high level of professionalism.

Job Description: The company seeks a control systems engineer to provide our clients with sound and innovative technical solutions for their automation needs on both control system upgrades and new automation equipment projects. Typical applications involve the integration of PLCs, HMI operator terminals, motor variable speed drives, machine vision cameras, computer & device networks and instrumentation. General duties involve circuit design, hardware selection, BOM development, creating control panel arrangement drawings and wiring schematics, software development (PLC & HMI), on-site point-to-point wiring checkout and equipment start-up assistance. This position also works closely with our Sales Department to assist in project analysis and development of customer proposals. Work hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 5 PM.

Position Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient with RSLogix and/or Siemens PLC, motor drives and general controls equipment.
  • Knowledge of HMI configuration software and industrial Ethernet communications.
  • Experience with Keyence Machine Vision Inspection Systems is a plus.
  • Familiar with NEC and UL requirements for circuit design and panel arrangements.
  • Experience with AutoCAD is a plus.
  • Experience with Wonderware a plus.
  • Strong communications skills and a good team player.
  • Experience with defining scope and functional requirements from front end thru complete project implementation.
  • Short term travel (20% to 30% annually) mainly on a regional basis.

Contact-Send Resume in Confidence To:

Thomas W. Barton, President

Trola Industries, Inc.

2360 N. George St.

York, PA 17406-3202

Job Type: Full-time


  • related: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Associate (Required)


  • York, PA (Preferred)


  • non required (Preferred)


  • English (Required)