Controls Engineer

Sorry, this particular job is closed. But feel free to fill out a General Application

Search Jobs

General Apply

  • As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, DAVIS has reporting requirements which require us to invite employees to voluntarily self-identify their race/ethnicity. Submission of this information is voluntary and refusal to provided it will not subject you to any adverse treatment. The information obtained will be kept confidential.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf.
  • By applying to this position and providing my contact information, I give The DAVIS Companies permission to provide me with email communications and information.

Controls Engineer

  • Specialty:

  • Title:

    Controls Engineer
    • City:

    • State:

    • Zip Code:

  • Start date:

  • Status:

  • Assignment Type:

    Direct Hire
  • Job Id:



Controls Engineer

We are currently seeking a Controls Engineer for our client in the Columbia, SC area. The Controls Engineer is responsible for ensuring the organization creates the best products possible in the most efficient manner.  Will use analytical skills to examine and improve processes to improve productivity. Responsible for ensuring all equipment is properly maintained. Be able to work with other departments and customers to create and implement processes to increase the organization’s efficiency. 


  • Design of control systems for a wide variety of automated equipment including assembly, part feeding, part handling, welding, dispensing, testing, measuring, etc. utilized in automated equipment for a wide range of manufacturing customers
  • Design/programming of control systems for automated equipment, including work with PLCs, servo motion, robotics, machine vision, etc.
  • Interfacing with outside vendors for component selection, manufacturing and assembly
  • Commissioning of machine to meet customer quality and cycle time requirements including testing and onsite start-up
  • Ensuring that projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation
  • Other Duties as Assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering 
  • 3 plus years of experience with automated equipment
  • Able to write complete PLC programs from beginning to end for Rockwell and Siemens
  • Able to program Rockwell and Siemens HMI’s
  • Experience with industrial robots such as Fanuc, Epson, Kuka, ABB
  • Experience with AC and Servo motion control
  • Programming barcode and RFID applications
  • Programming direct part making applications
  • Experience with data logging and database interfaces
  • Excellent interpersonal skills involving ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment
  • Ability to multitask by handling diverse assignments concurrently
  • Must be able to travel; job will require some out of town work typically in the Southeast but also internationally for customer support and project installations


More Info


Similar Positions