Kelly Services Automation & Controls Engineer in Saint Paul, Minnesota

The Opportunity:

For over 20 years, we have differentiated our services from that of our competition by keeping our clients' business objectives our top priority. We offer full service Electrical and Control System Engineering Consulting service in the US and abroad.

We are seeking a team-oriented, highly motivated and experienced Automation & Controls Engineer for our St. Paul, Minnesota office.

Responsibilities:

  • Design major component(s) of a project requiring a thorough knowledge of control design and related fields.

  • Prepare installation documents, technical specifications, project work description, bid documents and reports.

  • Perform advanced electrical calculations and circuit/system analysis.

  • Make design decisions within corporate established guidelines, procedures and practices.

  • Apply sound basic controls & instrumentation design methods to develop detailed design.

  • Develop PLC logic, HMI interface logic, system communications, elementary diagrams, control panel layouts, and instrument specifications.

  • Travel to client project site, as needed, to gather information before engineering begins, for plant reviews, contractor pre-bid job walks, construction kick-off meetings, construction observation, system checkout and start-up, and project closeout.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors or Masters’ Degree in Electrical, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with Controls, Process or Manufacturing Emphasis, from an ABET Accredited Institution

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience as a controls/automation engineer.

  • Knowledge of software tools for programming PLCs & configuring HMIs. DCS configuration experience desired, but not required.

  • Able to perform advanced electrical calculations.

  • Has developed PLC logic, HMI interface logic, system communications, elementary diagrams, control panel layouts, and instrument specifications.

  • Experience with process automation systems is highly preferred.

  • Professional PE registration or ability to obtain such is highly preferred.

Bonus Points:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as well as verbal and written communications.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with individuals at all levels in the organization in a team environment.

  • Knowledge of relevant technical software.

  • Knowledge of MS Office software products: Word/Excel/Outlook.

  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Sound Like A Fit?

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Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.