Automation Design Engineer

EN Engineering   •  

Olathe, KS

Industry: Energy & Utilities


Not Specified years

Posted 66 days ago

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EN Engineering provides comprehensive and dependable engineering, consulting, and automation services to pipelines, utilities, and industrial customers. With first-hand experience operating and maintaining energy infrastructure, our engineering professionals provide expertise in Pipeline Engineering, Integrity Services, Automation Services, Electrical Engineering, Process Safety Management and Industrial Solutions. We apply this expertise to natural gas & oil pipeline infrastructure, gas distribution, chemical processing, electric power generation & distribution, food & beverage processing, and manufacturing facilities.

Our team of more than 1,000 professionals offers engineering, consulting, and automation excellence wherever energy flows and goods are produced. We have nationwide offices located in Illinois, Ohio, Kansas, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Colorado, California, and Texas.

In return for top talent, EN Engineering offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect and the challenge of contributing to the continued success of our organization.

Position Overview: Design Engineers and Design Specialists develop sophisticated industrial automation, plant control, database and data communication applications, using state-of-the-art software, across a wide range of industries. Our four major target markets are Oil & Gas, Food & Beverage, Power, and Process Chemical.

The main function of these two positions is the development of PLC/PAC (Programmable Logic Controller/Programmable Automation Controller) based control and HMI/SCADA (Human Machine Interface/Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems) visualization applications. These applications are developed in a multitude of proprietary programming languages designed by vendor companies including GE, Rockwell Automation, Siemens, Schneider, Wonderware, Invensys to name a few. Additional experience in other programming languages such as Microsoft Visual Basic, C++/C#, Microsoft SQL Server is very beneficial and will be utilized by most engineers in the EN Engineering Automation groups.

These individuals will work on a project from the beginning to the end of the project; which means the design, development, in-house testing, and commissioning of the system at the customer’s location are performed by the same individual. Specialized training will be provided to enhance their skill set for the clients they are assigned to and the platforms they will be using. Each Design Engineer/Specialist will be assigned a mentor to assist him or her. The mentor will be a senior level person that has been chosen due to their experience and training capabilities.



  • An engineering degree from an institution with an ABET accredited engineering program, an engineering technology degree or a degree in computer science.
  • Strong documentation and client communication skills
  • A complete operational understanding of current Microsoft Windows and Office products is required.
  • Enthusiasm to be a part of the team and open to learn new skills.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Unquestioned business and personal integrity.