For over 60 years our client has provided innovative, custom machinery in multiple industries including Life Sciences, Consumer & Industrial. As a Controls Engineer you will design and implement custom, high-quality, cost-effective control systems for automated machinery from concept through delivery.

Reasons to work here:

  • Take on challenging projects in a variety of industries
  • Learn and grow while working with a talented team of technical engineers
  • Great benefits!
  • Located in a convenient St. Paul suburb

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Develops control concepts and sets control direction on complex projects.
  • Provides initial estimates of control system costs for quotations.
    • Develops an understanding of customer control system needs for special machines.
    • Participates with the project team in evaluating project feasibility.
    • Provides formal quotations for special machine control systems as requested.
  • Designs cost-effective control systems for special machines with input from the customer, Project Engineer and design team.
    • Generates component lists.
    • Generates control schematics and other prints as appropriate.
    • Writes software for control devices.
    • Reviews control systems with machine design group prior to final release.
    • Develops technical documents for operator and maintenance manuals.


  • BS Degree in Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience with control systems and automated machinery
  • PLC programming with Allen Bradley/Rockwell Software

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