Automation Controls Engineer - Jackson, Mississippi United States - 21636


Job #: 21636
Title: Automation Controls Engineer
Job Location: Jackson, Mississippi - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $85,000.00 - $110,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Bonus eligible role
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Prefer regional candidates but not a requirement
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Position is with a 30 year old company, one of the leaders in the automation field.  Very technology oriented.  Environment is automation control system engineering and IIoT enablement.  Project oriented role that may require leading a team of controls engineers in developing controls and automation solutions for a variety of industries.  Solutions entail data capturing and analysis, machine-to-machine communications, and wireless data acquisitions.  Significant amount of work with PLCs.


Will develop new control systems for client companies, which will involve testing, maintaining and modifying existing systems.  Analyze data and present findings in written reports. Work collaboratively with design engineers, operations engineers, purchasers and other internal staff.  Heavy involvement with clients, suppliers and relevant authorities.  Will manage projects within cost and time constrained environments.  Heavy involvement with PLCs.  PLC experience is a must.  Helpful experience will include advanced process control, distributed control systems, and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA).  Industries/environments served include Oil and Gas/Pipeline, Water/Wastewater, Metals/Machining, Robotics, Power Generation, Remote Monitoring, Paper Industry, and Transportation.  Great work environment.  Good people to work with.


We are seeking someone with a minimum of 5-7 years of solid controls experience.  This could be someone developing PLC based systems for a plant or systems integrator or possibly someone who is a maintenance engineer with a strong knowledge of plant automation systems.  Senior level people with 20-30 years of relevant experience would be welcomed.  Strongly prefer a four-year degree but someone with a sold background in controls without a degree will be seriously considered.  Salary will depend entirely on experience.  

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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