Electrical Controls Engineer – Kelly Services

  • Science & Engineering
  • Fulltime
  • 1 year ago
  • Rochester

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    No. of Openings 1 opening

Job Description

Electrical Controls Engineer (Rochester, NY)

Our client in Rochester needs an Electrical Controls Engineer (EE) to work under the direction of the Electrical Engineering Manager, primary responsibilities will be to design automation control systems, including designing/specifying all process controls required.


Collaborate with project team members to ensure designs and documentation are accurate and meet process specifications.

Use of AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD and/or Excel to design I/O sheets, Electrical schematics, Pneumatic drawings, Electrical bills of materials, and other electrical wiring pull sheets/architecture drawings, etc.

Create, organize and maintain design templates which can be replicated on future designs.

Support panel design to ensure panels are documented properly for manufacturing, in-house or when outsourced.

Ensure all designs conform to appropriate agency standards for safety, etc.

Plan and report work priorities to meet project deadlines per project manager’s specifications.

Review component specifications for electrical interface considerations.

Assist in industrial Ethernet/IP configurations and specifications.

Make evaluations/suggestions for continual product/process improvements.

Perform other duties, as required.


1-3 years’ experience in automation control engineering.

BS. Degree in Electrical Engineering/Electronics, or equivalent experience.

Ability to understand and interpret process and instrumentation drawings (P&ID), electrical component datasheets, electrical drawings, control panel layouts, as well as agency standards (i.e., NEC, NFPA, UL, CSA, etc.).

Experience reading and interpreting schematics, layout drawings and P&IDs.

Experience designing process/machine control hardware using Plc. Experience with Allen Bradley PLCs is highly desirable.

Experience in hazardous area designs (C1D1, C1D2, etc.) a huge plus. Client will train in this area, but someone with a foundation working on electrical controls in hazardous environments would be an asset.

Experience in the Food, Dairy or Beverage industry is a definite plus (this is good because they can relate to how they will need to draw things).

About our client:

Client specializes in advance process and controls system design, primarily for the Food & Beverage (F&B) industries. Product portfolio includes pasteurization systems for aseptic or Extended Shelf Life (ESL), batching application software, and product standardization solutions. Recently, they have become a UL508a certified manufacturer (CM) of Industrial Control Panels. The UL508a certification indicates that control panels are designed and constructed to use quality components, appropriate circuit protection, correct wiring and spacing, and conform to electrical code specifications according to UL standards.


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About Kelly ®

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