Electrical Controls Engineer

Date Posted: March 1, 2022

Deadline: April 1, 2022

Organization: Kelley Engineering

Location: Greenville Area

City: Piedmont

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Position: Electrical Controls Engineer

Department: Engineering

Classification: Salary 


Job Description:

Electrical Controls Engineer designs, develops, and constructs electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery for automated production systems. Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the controls engineering field. Additionally relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Reports to a controls manager and/or CEO.


Responsibilities include:

  1. Design, requisition, & construction of industrial control systems.
  2. Research applications & prototype new equipment. 
  3. Programming, configuration, & debugging of industrial controls systems.
  4. Assembly & wiring of electrical enclosures & controls components.
  5. Creation of electrical schematics, BOMs, & work instructions.
  6. Legacy support for custom machinery at current & previous clients.
  7. Ordering of materials or components needed to complete projects.
  8. Correspond with customers, vendors, & engineering personnel in-regards to current, upcoming, & previous projects.
  9. Ensure all projects are assembled and function as designed.
  10. Supports engineering team on various parallel projects.
  11. Travels to customer for installation & oversight of project completion.
  12. Responsible for all other tasks as assigned.


Performance Evaluation Metrics:

  1. Productivity of the jobs assigned to individual.
  2. The completion of projects on time.
  3. Quality of work produced by individual.


Job Requirements:

Education: High school diploma.

Bachelor Degree of: Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering (Entry Level)

Or Associate Degree of: IET (Industrial Electronics Tech.) or IMT (Industrial Mechatronics Tech.) (Requires 5-10 years relevant experience in a technical position)



Prefer 5-10 years of experience in Controls Engineering field.

Prefer experience with any and all of the following:

  1. AB, Siemens, and/or third-party PLC’s.
  2. AB, Siemens, and/or third-party HMI’s.
  3. AB, Siemens, SEW, and/or third-party VFD and Servo Systems.
  4. ABB, FANUC, and/or third-party Robotic Systems.
  5. Various sensors and safety systems from a variety of vendors.
  6. Keyence, Cognex, Datalogic, and/or third-party Vision Systems.
  7. Design and wiring of electrical panels.


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Contact Name:
John Hardy
Contact Phone Number: 8643097495
Application Process:
Send your resume to office@kelley-eng.com and we will reach out to set up an interview.
Employer Address:

810 Shiloh Road
Piedmont, SC 29673
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.