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Controls Engineer

Kelly Services
Hatfield, PA 19440
Controls Engineer (Hatfield, PA)

Specialty Materials Manufacturer located in Hatfield, PA is currently hiring a Controls Engineer. This position is a Direct Hire.


Controls Engineer needed for overall machine maintenance, and also designing, developing, installing and maintaining equipment for customers, and internal processes. Engineer will program and troubleshoot all controls components such as PLCs, safety devices, HMIs and other process hardware for multiple sites.


Develop, install and commission plant controls and automation systems including PLC programming, HMI development, and MES data collection.

Design and specification of plant control system architecture including control panels, hardware, and communication protocols.

Detail content of assembly drawings and other specification control drawings associated with electrical designs.

Review schematics with Engineering team to address questions prior to installation of systems.

Select and size electrical and electro-mechanical components and provide recommended spares.

Use a multimeter to diagnose electrical or wiring issues.

Layout industrial electrical control panels which are NFPA79/NEC/UL508A complaint.

Architect, write and debug PLC Ladder logic with an emphasis on generating code that is maintainable, reusable and documented appropriately.

Develop and implement HMI screens for complex machinery.

Monitor machine interactions to communicate and improve machine status and process variables.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical or Computer Engineering or other related degree and/or work-related experience.

A minimum of 3 years of hands-on Controls Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.

Advanced proficiency programming and troubleshooting automated manufacturing equipment, HMIs, safety devices, etc.

Experience with project management of several projects and implementation of new production equipment, processes and facilities improvements.

Strong mechanical aptitude and working knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems.

Advanced Ladder Logic programming knowledge with Allen Bradley PLC and control logic.


Knowledge of colors, additives and color concentrate manufacturing a huge plus.

Strong knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing practices.

Strong knowledge of OSHA and electrical standards.

Knowledge of ISO 9001:2008.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-09-24 Expires: 2021-10-25

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