Controls Engineer in Buffalo Grove, IL at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 8/28/2021

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JobID: 385312

Controls Engineer Job Description

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is a nationally recognized Contract Engineering and Technical Staffing firm specializing in Engineering and Manufacturing. We are currently recruiting for a Controls Engineer for a client in the Buffalo Grove area.


  • Electrical designs consisting of table of contents, Network diagrams, Panel Layouts, Single Line Diagrams, Electrical Schematics, bill of materials, and recommended spare parts
  • Ensure designs and layouts can be completed within project timeline and budget
  • Verified electrical design calculation of SCCR
  • Advise and coach electrical build group
  • Develops interfaces to external devices
  • Pneumatic Schematics, ensure designs properly distribute all energy
  • Generates programs for PLCs, HMIs, Robots, and manages configurations for connected devices
  • Commissioning and debugging, working with other departments to ensure machining matches design
  • Operator Manual and project documentation
  • Installs and services machinery
  • Travel to customer sites to verify installations
  • Train’s customers/ end user personnel

Requirements and other skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in electrical design
  • 2-3 years of experience in PLC programming
  • Experience with AutoCAD
  • Siemens, Rockwell Logix, or FANUC is preferred 
  • Exposure to national codes such as NFPA 79, ISO 60204, ANSI B11.19, ANSI B11.26, or ISO 13849 is preferred

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