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Controls Engineer  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 7/21/2022
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Permanent Full Time

Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a Controls Engineer on behalf of our client, a manufacturer with facilities in the Pittsburgh area. The Controls Engineer should be motivated, personable, able to work independently and possesses a strong technical background in industrial controls and automation.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • PLC & CNC programming of proprietary control system
  • Interface of our client's control with customer control via various protocols, including EtherCAT, Ethernet IP, Ethernet, ProfiBus, DeviceNet, OPC, etc.
  • Control panel, electrical - and safety circuits design
  • Specify control hardware and equipment
  • Generating electrical schematics, using AutoCAD
  • Customer support by phone and on-site
  • Customer training on equipment in-house and on-site
  • Generate documentation on custom engineered control systems
  • Close interaction with mechanical design engineers

Job Requirements


Education and Experience:
  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering. Equivalent experience considered
  • Five (5) + years' experience with PLC programming
  • SQL database
  • Five (5) + years' experience software and hardware aspect of controls used for industrial automation
  • Experience with Servo drives / electro mechanical actuators
  • Solid experience with AutoCAD
  • Familiarity of ISO, EN, ANSI & NFPA regulations and standards
  • Statement List type PLC programming a plus
  • Good mechanical understanding.  Hands-on experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux based software
  • Willing and able to travel as needed, domestic & international
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of staffing services throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Simplify the job search process by letting us do all the work! With 30 years of expertise, we have the resources, techniques and insights to guide your job search. Our staff will work with you one-on-one to understand your needs and discuss your options. We can even send your resume to multiple job openings that you are a fit for, giving you opportunities to choose from. We reach out to hiring managers for feedback, coordinate and schedule interviews, and advocate on your behalf so that you get the best offer possible. At TSI, we genuinely care about our employees and want to see you succeed. No candidate is ever promised something we do not deliver. The best part is that there are no fees or cost for any of our services. For more information on our company and to view all of our exciting job opportunities, please visit or give us a call at 724-733-2100.


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