Controls Design Engineer
TASI Group
Cookeville, TN
Key Responsibilities: A Controls Designer Engineer creates electrical and pneumatic schematics, analyzes prints, troubleshoots and debugs electrical and pneumatic designs, determines material and component specifications, and writes programming to operate machinery at a high level of proficiency.

This is a mid-level position, capable of designing and troubleshooting complex electrical functions while working independently. This position reports to the team business unit manager

Hardware knowledge (Hands on experience)

PLC - Allen Bradley: CompactLogix, ControlLogix, SLC 500, PLC 5, MicroLogix, Siemens: 416, Square D: Symax 50, Festo: Smart Valve,
HMI - Allen Bradley: Panelview, Panelview Plus, Siemens: TP, OP Series.
Communications - Allen Bradley Ethernet I/P, ControlNet, Devicenet, Siemens: Profibus.
Variable Frequency Drives - Allen Bradley Powerflex, SEW Eurodrive.
Robotics – Denso, Epson, FANUC, (Staubli 6 and 4 axis robots,Bosch SCARA).
Linear Actuators - Intelligent Actuator, Festo, Tolomatic, Rexroth.
Servos – Allen Bradley: Kenetics 6000, SERCOS Servo Drive Interface, Yaskawa: SGDV, SGDH.
Vision – Keyence / Panasonic / Cognex / DVT.
Data Acquistion - Keithley: DAS-1400, DAS-1600, PIO-120
Software knowledge

PLC - Allen Bradley: RSLogix 5000, RSLogix 500, Siemens: Step 7, Square D, Festo.
HMI - Allen Bradley: FactoryTalk View Studio, RSView, PanelBuilder, Siemens: ProTool.
Communications - Allen Bradley: RSNetworks, RSLinx, Ethernet, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Siemens: Profibus.
Robotics - Adept V+, QuickBasic.
Servos - Allen Bradley: Kinetics 6000, SEW: Motion Studio.
Application Development - Visual Basic v4.0, v5.0, v6.0, National Instruments LabWindows
Minimum Qualifications: High School and Vocational Technical school with 5+ years of experience as a controls technician. 4 to 10 years of relevant work experience.


Associate’s degree in electrical engineering and 2+ years as a controls technician.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering. 5+ years in related field.

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  • John Boswell, ATC Employee, Business Unit Leader