Controls Engineer
Kansas City, KS
Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Automation and Controls is currently recruiting for Electrical Control Engineers to join our team in Kansas City, Mo. This position will report to the appropriate manager in this location.

We are looking for Electrical Control Engineers that must be able to perform the design of control systems, from start to finish, as well as the engineering and field start up for the “System Integration in the Electrical Controls” Industry for manufacturing. Demonstrated trouble shooting skills are absolutely necessary. This is an ideal opportunity for an individual with solid experience as a systems integrator, who is looking for career growth with a major organization.

Performing Design of Automation control systems, requirements which will include:

Review specifications and standard practices
Establishing non-standard designs as required
Follow internal and customer standards as required
Create system map layouts, sequence of operations, drawing packages, PLC logic, and HMI screens
Specify Panel and field material by creating Electrical Bill of Material’s (EBM’s)

Field duties and responsibilities include:
Assisting in installation oversight
Start-up and Debug at customers facilities
Launch and Standby support
Skills / Qualifications

Education: Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor Science Electrical Engineering, or Bachelor Science Electrical Engineering & Technology, or equivalent relevant work experience with a technical degree
3 – 5 years of industry experience working for a systems integrator; must include control panel and circuit design (in it’s totality)
non-standard designs, system map layouts, sequence of operations, reviewing cycle time, studies and dimension switch layouts,
design packages, design logic, enter logic, and the design of Smart Displays
Knowledge of System Architecture, including non-standard material, control panel power requirements and/or distribution
Capable of reviewing the specifications and standard practices (internal hardwired and logic standards, general specifications and scope of work)

Technical knowledge and skills required:
RSLogix 5, 5000
RS Networx for EtherNet IP
DriveExecutive, DriveExplorer
PanelBuilder PDS, 1400e; 32, RSView Studio
Technical knowledge/skills considered an asset: Ford NextGen standards; GM G12 standards, Microsoft Office Suite
Capable of assisting with installation, and debugging with no additional support
Ability to work independently and in a team atmosphere
U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

Physical Requirements:
Able to climb a 2-story ladder
Can walk a mile in 20 minutes
Be able to cover, on foot, a reasonable distance on a job site
Able to lift up to 30 lbs without difficulty
All of the above items to be accomplished while carrying a laptop computer

CEC Controls is a Wood Automation and Controls company

Company Overview
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.

Diversity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.