Controls Engineer ( Design Group )

BarryWehmiller Group   •  

Orlando, FL

Industry: Manufacturing


Less than 5 years

Posted 37 days ago

About Us:

Design Group is a leading engineering, systems integration and IT consulting firm, capable of delivering complete operating solutions for consumer products, life sciences and otherindustrial sectors. Design Group provides engineering, project management, regulatory compliance and other technology services for the world’s leading companies. Our organization is staffed by 1,400-plus engineering and technical specialists, operating from more than 40 global offices in the United States and India. An autonomous part of Barry-Wehmiller, Design Group provides professional engineering, architectural andconstruction-management services through our wholly owned and professionally licensed subsidiary, Design Group Facility Solutions Inc. We are focused on giving our professionals opportunities for leadership and career advancement within a thriving work environment and a unique people-centric culture. We offer a robust, centralized learning and development program to improve the careerexperiencefor every professional.

Job Description:

Job Description

The Controls Engineer will design, program, and troubleshoot packaging machinery and line control systems. This person will travel to top clients across the country to assist in the design of manufacturing processes, help manage projects, develop facilities, and impact the world by conducting themselves with integrity in pursuit of individual and enterprise goals. This role will challenge you to be a passionate and successful business family member all while expanding your technical abilities.


  • Accountability for complete project execution including team leadership, control panel engineering, SCADA design, PLC and HMI programming, and site start-up support of integrated systems.
  • Maintaining and growing solid client relationships is a key responsibility.
  • Requires excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to be applied in design, installation, commissioning, and troubleshooting of packaging lines, process systems, and software systems.


  • Minimum 3 years of related automation experience with HMI, SCADA, PLC’s, and general control system design.
  • Packaging and process controls experience in the Consumer Products and/or life sciences industries are preferred; beverage/brewery/foodexperience and engineering consulting experience are a plus.
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley (ControlLogix, CompactLogix, PLC5, SLC500) PLCs, PanelView/PanelviewPlus HMIs, Industrial Communication Networks (Ethernet, EthenetI/P, DeviceNet, DH+, etc.) is required.
  • Experience with FactoryTalk Suite, IntellutionSuite, Wonderware Suite, and VisualBasic/C#/Java is a plus.
  • This position requires the ability to successfully execute multiple project responsibilities with minimal supervision.
  • Candidates need to possess excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Regional/National travel may be required at times to support installation and start-up activities.


  • Minimum B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related technical degree