A Controls Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the plants deliver the best products in the most efficient manner. A well-drafted Controls Engineer Resume gives a list of the following duties and tasks – making sure the plant equipment is properly maintained; analyzing plant processes and designing; implementing improvements; troubleshooting issues with hardware and processes; planning preventive maintenance, maintaining quality and safety standards; detecting problems and implementing solutions; assisting in implementing predictive maintenance plans, and helping manufacturers increase productivity.
To perform these duties, Engineers need the following skill sets – high level of proficiency in MS Office and AutoCAD; technical proficiency in various software applications, strong cause-effect analytical abilities, and excellent communication skills. Outstanding maintenance knowledge and experience in the relevant field is also expected. Most of the successful resumes make mention of an engineering degree in the field of Electrical, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering.
Headline : Motivated mechanical engineering graduate with one year of automotive systems and controls engineering experience. Diversified skills include industrial software design and development along with extensive knowledge of mechanics, dynamics, controls, and simulation.
Design, program, simulate, and test electrical controls systems for natural gas compression systems.
Review P&IDs, electrical drawings, cause and effect diagrams, and function block diagrams with customer and end user's process and controls engineers to assure all functionality and safety requirements are met.
Develop Sequence of Operations narrative that clearly defines the functional operation of the gas compression system.
Perform Factory Acceptance Testing to demonstrate complete functionality of the controls system to the customer and end user including PID controls, instrumentation calibration, safety interlocks, and alarm and shutdown classifications.
Provide Modbus communications and documentation for data acquisition and control via end user's DCS and SCADA.
Travel to end user's site for startup, troubleshooting, and commissioning of gas compression systems.
Perform Rod Load Analysis to protect against mechanical failures using manufacturers Performance Run Data.
Configure VFD controls and Caterpillar and Waukesha engine controls for reciprocating and screw compressors.
Bachelor Of Science
Software Controls Engineer Resume
Headline : Seeking a Senior Engineering or Project Management position in the Controls integration or manufacturing fields where I can utilize my knowledge and experience that will prove effective towards the growth and development of the organization. Control system network design Project Management Consulting Control panel design Factory acceptance testing PLC Programming SCADA Programming HMI Programming System Commissioning Process Improvements.
Introduce new instrumentation and control technology into the manufacturing process.
Identifying and reduce equipment downtime and repetitive electrical malfunctions utilizing Root Cause and Equipment Failure Analysis.
Develop programming for PLC systems such as PLC5, SLC500, Control and CompactLogix process controllers and HMI systems such as RSView32, Wonderware and Panelview operator interface terminals, Servo and Variable Frequency Drives.
Troubleshoot complex issues with production and process subsystems.
Design and administer industrial Ethernet networks, HMI servers and SQL databases.
Managing training needs for the ET group to ensure that skill levels are managed and advanced as needed to support plant equipment.
Accomplishments: Design and program plant SCADA System - Configured PC server and developed graphics and tag database for 24 processor SCADA system to include trending and automatic report generation.
Installed and configured CMMS System - Configured PC server and developed CMMS application to track all maintenance and part usage in plant.
B.S. In Electronic Engineering
Electrical Controls Engineer Resume
Objective : Experienced in Mechanical Design (Strength analysis, Dynamic Analysis, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance). Experienced in Thermal Energy Systems Design (Heat Exchangers, Pumps, Turbines, Combustion Processes). Experienced in Heat Transfer Analysis, Finite Element Analysis, and CFD analysis. Experienced in 3D and 2D design modeling, P&ID drawings, and electrical drawings. Excellent teamwork ability, interpersonal, problem solving skills, self-motivated, meeting deadlines.
Responsible for creating engineering drawing packages for all company projects (P&ID drawings, I/O drawings, Electrical drawings).
Responsible for creating commissioning work packages for entire process copper and gold mine facilities.
Programmed in Allen Bradley RS Logix 5000 software to control a three phase motor of a scaled crusher.
Configured an ABB Variable Frequency Drive with parameters requested by client.
Developed a Human Machine Interface (HMI) of a testing crusher.
Developed Engineering work packages for commissioning of a gyratory crusher which included three conveyor belts in a Mine in Indonesia.
Developed methods to generate work packages to commission a Lime Slaking Facility.
Trained other engineers with database software used to create commissioning work packages.
M.S. In Mechanical Design
Project Controls Engineer Resume
Objective : Automation Quality Control Manager, 2 years experience emphasizing in root cause analysis and corrective action plans for robotic equipment. Responsibilities: Perform on site investigations of installed robotic equipment that have continuing unresolved issues after repeated servicing attempts. Identifying all outstanding issues and determine the root cause(s). My analysis took into account Engineering Design, Software, Production procedures, Shipping & Installation, Service, Customer Support, Customer Training, and operator procedures.
Skills : Strong cost reporting skills and techniques.
Designed and managed installation of the process control LAN consisting of level 2 and 3 switching, architecture, and equipment providing connectivity between desktop systems and process equipment.
Created real time equipment status monitoring for leadership decision making.
Oversaw the administration of the company's process control LAN.
Oversaw troubleshooting, systems backups, archiving, and disaster recovery and provides expert support when necessary.
Worked with project teams to help implement Internal Systems.
Built and maintained vendor relationships and manages the purchase of hardware and software products.
Managed the purchasing of all software, hardware and other IT supplies at the enterprise level.
Developed, wrote, debugged, installed, and managed PLC, HMI, and OPC programs to control process equipment.
M.A. In Management
Embedded Controls Engineer Resume
Summary : To find a position in which I can apply my existing skills as a controls engineer to contribute to a team atmosphere at a company that will provide me with both professional development and opportunity for growth.
Skills : RSLogix 5000, RSLogix 500, RSLogix 5, Factory Talk Studio SE, Factorytalk View Studio ME, Panelbuilder 32, RSView 32, RSLinx, Drive Executive, Connected Components Work Bench, Microsoft Office, Autocad.
Provide controls support for equipment development and process improvements from concept to full implementation.
Provide project management support for new installs and capital projects.
Provide administrative support for SCADA systems, specifically WinSPC.
Manage the backup database for all PLC, HMI, and VFD programs using Asset Centre.
Develop standard operating procedures for both the production and maintenance departments.
Provide training to maintenance technicians to develop the company's internal controls knowledgebase.
Manage controls software on multiple different PC's for multiple different users.
Assist in maintenance supervision and management duties including work flow delegation, training, evaluation, and preventative maintenance schedules.
Associate Of Applied Science
Controls Engineer II Resume
Objective : Experienced Controls Engineer in hardware and software development. Eight years of hands on experience in developing, debugging, and supporting automation in a manufacturing setting. Highly competent in PLC programming and Rockwell Automation products. Team player that is motivated, analytical, and technically competent.
Developed PLC programming software for Robotic Material Handling and Automated Assembly Line.
The entire line consisted of 10 robots preforming various assembly operations, materials handling, and other integrated equipment.
This also included debug, and startup of the assembly line.
Devolved PLC logic utilizing mxAutomation with Kuka Robotics.
mxAutomation allows robot programming to be done inside the PLC controller utilizing RsLogix Add On Instructions.
Developed PLC logic to allow MES control of an automated production line.
Worked with multiple Engineers to meet customers' design demands.
MS In Mechanical Engineering
Flight And Controls Engineer Resume
Headline : Experienced Controls Engineer dedicated to integrity and quality of work, with programming experience in many applications and platforms. Proficient in AutoCAD Electrical, PLC programming, HMI design, vision systems, and FANUC Arc Tool. Formal Training in Allen Bradley Studio 5000, AutoCAD Electrical, and Fanuc Robotics.
Setup, developed and programmed 3 axis Electric tube bending machine using Simotion.
Programmed tube expanding machine using TIA Portal.
Setup and installed Vision System (Banner) to detect damaged tubes.
Wrote motion profile functions blocks for mechanical R&D engineers using IEC 61131-3 library.
Designed electrical schematics and control panel (2D).
Trouble shooting and debugging machines using Web application software.
Travel to customer's site for code updates and trouble shooting.
B.S.E. In Electrical Engineering
Permanent MEP Controls Engineer Resume
Objective : Seeking Control Systems Position in the field of Industrial Automation and Embedded Systems Skills & Traits Machine Controls Design - Integration - Quick Learning PLC Programming - Troubleshooting - Self-Motivated HMI Programming - Word - Team Worker AutoCAD Electrical - Excel - Detail Oriented Machine Vision - Outlook - Good Listener.
Skills : Programming WAGO PLCs using ladder logic, structured.
Responsible for design and implementation of PLC control systems for municipal, potable water systems.
Responsible for documentation of designed systems.
Responsible for scheduling and coordinating field work with customers and technicians.
Responsible for coordinating purchasing of supplies.
Responsible for coordinating with subcontractors.
Assisted in field investigations and troubleshooting.
Limited experience with producing cost estimates for bidding jobs.
Bachelor Of Science
Controls Engineer III Resume
Headline : Experience over the last six years in automation design, engineering, PLC programming, maintenance, repair, diagnostics, process improvement, project management, and organizational collaboration.
Designed and debugged electrical (including logic programs) and pneumatic circuits for automated assembly equipment.
Traveled internationally to install and upgrade equipment.
Maintained all computerized facility equipment, including CNC mills and lathes.
Interfaced with both customers and vendors.
Designed all controls and led team of 2 assembly builders to build and install 3 assembly lines.
Checked all control cabinets making sure electrical contractor wired them correctly by the electrical prints.
Designed automatic screw-driving system that recorded torque data for each screw driven into airbag control units.
Software Controls Engineer Resume
Objective : Continue a career in controls engineering and make contributions to the industry through participation in innovative projects with the opportunity to exercise critical thinking and problem solving abilities in both team and independent settings.
Skills : PLC Programming, HMI / SCADA Programming, Industrial Robot Programming, Electrical Hardware, UL Panel Design, Autocad, PID & Closed loop control, VFD & Servo drive configuration, Power Design & Calculations.
Specify and design electrical systems for automated machinery and assembly lines.
All design performed in accordance with NEC and NFPA 79 guidelines.
Hands-on commissioning and troubleshooting of electrical control panels.
Program PLC, HMI, and motion control devices.
Primarily assembly, test, and material handling systems.
PC software development using Microsoft Visual C# .NET and SQL Server Specify, design, and implement machine-vision systems with Cognex Insight platform.
Design and program test systems utilizing National Instruments Labview and TestStand.
Work closely with mechanical engineering department to manage projects: From concept to design review to field commissioning.
Bachelor Of Science
Embedded Controls Engineer Resume
Summary : Experienced and dedicated professional with over 30 years' experience in various manufacturing industries. Proven technical expertise to solve problems and develop advantageous organizational solutions. Expert in control systems electrical design, process control, and automation concepts. Served as a leader and mentor to employees while demonstrating a team- focus that illustrates cohesiveness.
Responsible for the initial coding development for the first fully automated resin injection machine utilizing the first offsite troubleshooting processes via ISDN.
System and equipment integration of PLC's, HMI's, Robotics, and safety apparatus.
Conducted engineering and detailed experimental tests to collect design data and assist in research work resulting in more efficient and cost effective products.
Advised the President, vice president and collaborated with engineering departments on testing of prototypes and modified instruments throughout our organization.
Modified and improved existing electrical drawings to ensure up-to-date technology and techniques are implemented.
Slashed supply cost by 15% by working closely with vendors to ensure that components met department quality standards.
Reduced amount of scrap product waste, saving 40,000 pounds of material per year.
Prepared specifications of electrical systems to ensure that installation and operations conformed to standards and customer requirements.
Controls Engineer/Scheduler Resume
Headline : Adept at building and leading teams at high performance levels, recruiting skilled staff, and staff mentoring and performance management. Experienced in directing diverse project/program teams.
Analyzed business and operational practices for customers, to determine the appropriate design and production of their engineered electrical control systems.
Designed control and power systems using AutoCAD including sizing wires and components per system and customer requirements.
Developed, integrated, and programmed electrical control systems.
Programmed PLC platforms including RS Logix 5000, VB6, C, RSlinx, scripts, flow charts and ladder.
Collaborated with cross-functional technical teams to design, configure, test, and implement systems, and provided post-installation, on-site technical training and support services to customers.
Performed, supported, troubleshot, serviced field equipment and control systems.
Performed calibration of equipment in accordance with NIST.
BSEE In Electrical Engineering
Permanent MEP Controls Engineer Resume
Summary : Support of Controls systems, providing maintenance including PLC and other package control systems Repair, inspect, modify, calibrate and find faults of controls systems and corresponding equipment Daily tech support of operations to ensure safety, ergonomic design, accuracy and reliability while minimizing waste. Identify and upload new equipment software devices and assign names and IP addresses.
Skills : Cadence Virtuoso, Cadence encounter, PSPICE, Simulink, VHDL, Verilog, C, C++, MATLAB, Wireshark, MODSCAN, LabVIEW, MS-OFFICE, Windows, Linux, CANape, CANalyzer, Oscilloscope, Signal generator, Power Analyzer, etc.
Responsible for the design of the electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic sub-systems of industrial machinery and material handling systems.
Project Owner for several large scale machine/material handling projects, contractor coordination, customer interface, on-time delivery with full customer satisfaction.
Plant personnel training which included robotics and machine vision systems.
Traveled to many customer sites within the continental US and Puerto Rico installing equipment, providing application engineering assistance and training.
Instructor for in-house training of technicians, basic electrical principles, PLC programming fundamentals, and troubleshooting techniques.
Project Owner for pharmaceutical production line installation from design stage through validation.
Balanced multiple custom machinery projects by reacting effectively to priority dynamics.
Controls Engineer Resume
Objective : Motivated Controls and Automation Specialist who completes projects on time and uses professional level skill and trade knowledge to demonstrate superior performance on job sites and specializing in both high and low voltage system design, installation, and maintenance.
Performed failure and root cause analysis and make technical recommendations for repairs and replacements considering economics and plant availability risks.
Provided daily technical support for equipment and process problems.
Initiated, planned and implemented long term corrective actions to improve the process and plant reliability.
Provided plant specific technical expertise on the application of new process developments, on equipment innovations and on state-of-the-art maintenance and project techniques, insuring regulatory compliance of technical documentation and maintenance practices.
Maintained the mechanical integrity program for all I&E related devices and equpment.
Organized and maintained critical documentation library on plant equipment and processes for operation, maintenance, and legal requirements.
Maintained records on Safety devices, including PSV book with inspection, testing and calculation methods.