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Controls Engineer

Kelly Services
Kansas City, MO 64106
Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for more than 70 years. We are proud to offer a permanent opportunity for a Controls Engineer in Kansas City with an industry leader.

**Job Description:**

Executes Instrument and Controls Engineering design activities for minor to major scale EPC projects in food, consumer products, pharmaceutical, life science and chemical industrial facilities. Responsible for providing Controls Systems and Instrumentation design deliverables for the project(s) in the front end, detailed design, construction, and start-up phases.

Responsible for compliance with company and project site safety policies.

Works with a team of Instrument and Controls Engineers and Designers in the execution of design and interfaces with a multi-discipline project team consisting of project manager, electrical, controls, estimating and multiple engineering disciplines.

Responsible for developing PLC and HMI programming design deliverables as well as commissioning and startup support of those design deliverables.

Develop instrumentation engineering/design deliverables, including Instrument Index, Instrument Data Sheets, Instrument Installation Details, Instrument Location Plans, Wiring Diagrams, and Loop Diagrams.

Develop controls design deliverables, including I/O list, Process Control Narratives, and Control Panel Design.

Develop electrical design deliverables including 480VAC and below equipment power design, installation plan drawings, and conductor schedules

Develop I&C purchase specifications, review bids, make technical recommendations and manage the overall purchase,

Develop and manage third party control system suppliers to comply with the control system design requirements, including participating in Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT).

Responsible for applying knowledge of commonly used I&C engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes, and procedures within the engineering services industry.

Interfaces directly with construction personnel in development of contracts and execution of work. Tracks Instrument and Controls design efforts against budgets and expected progress.

Works with clients and vendors directly in developing design and builds lasting business relationships.

Responsible for leadership and guidance of less experienced team members.

Experienced in the development of P&IDs and working with process engineers to define and show proper scope of the project.

Provides the specification of the various types of instruments for flow, pressure, temperature and level

Develop design calculations, project studies and report preparation.

Perform quality reviews of project design submittals.

Quality review the construction administration including coordination with field personnel to resolve design related installation issues, calculations, field inspections and testing of electrical systems.

Coordinates workload with Control Systems Department Manager.

Interfaces directly with offsite design office and coordinates and tracks execution of all electrical controls department work to that office.

Instrumentation and Controls design deliverables include developing PLC and HMI programming, instrument specifications, instrument inquiry/purchase packages, I/O List, loop drawings, control panel designs, wiring drawings, one lines, FRS, SRS

Electrical design deliverables include load list, grounding, lighting, power plan, one lines, MCC/PDP, cable sizing and routing.


This position will be accountable for making trips to job sites to survey and support installations and startups (travel about 30%).


Bachelors degree in Instrument & Controls, Electrical, Chemical Engineering from accredited program.

Minimum 3 years instrumentation and Controls experience.

Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

Successful completion (i.e.passing) FE or EIT preferred.

Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.

Knowledge of applicable design standards covering Instrument & Control Design/Engineering such as NFPA, ISA, IEC, IEEE, ISA/IEC 61511, ISO13849, UL508A .

Experience in Rockwell and Siemens PLC platform. Experience in GE, Modicon, Opto22, Mitsubishi, and Triconex PLC platforms a plus.

Experience in high availability virtualization solutions, network architecture design and segmentation is a plus.

SCADA experience with Factory Talk and Wonderware local and distributed systems, Ignition Software is a plus.

Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).

Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.

Previous EPC project execution experience is a plus.

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

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. At Kelly Engineering, our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. We connect you with leading organizations where you can collaborate on innovative projects, work with cutting-edge technologies and accelerate your growth. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects or are looking for a long-term opportunity, were here to guide you to the next step in your engineering career.

**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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-19 Expires: 2022-10-20

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