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Controls Engineer - Relocation Package

Farris Automated Systems New York, NY
  • Expired: 21 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Relocation Package Available to Wales, WI

Job Description:

This position is a very fast paced and challenging opportunity for a highly qualified
Electrical / Controls engineer. You will be designing and programming new control
systems on a daily basis. The control systems will range from simple smart relay controls
up to a vision guided robot with an additional servo motion.
The job will be non-repetitive in nature with 10-15 machines designed per year.

The estimated job categories are:

  • 70% Controls Design and programming
  • 20% Hands on assembly, building, installation and debug
  • 10% Project Management, installation, sales

Travel and Location:

Your travel will be dependent upon where you choose to live. We have customers
throughout the USA. You will be at customer sites for 30% of the time starting up
machines, performing R&D analysis, or servicing existing equipment. Average work
week of 45 hrs. Daily travel bonus is provided after 2 nights.

The following skills area required for this position:

  • Independent, self-motivated and never-give-up attitude.
  • Degree in EE or 2-year automation degree. Both with proven results. You will be tested during your interview.
  • Attitude to handle a constantly changing and challenging environment.
  • Determination to keep working on a problem until the issue is resolved.
  • Must have min 5 years of integrated servo motion control experience (servo)
  • Must have min 5 years of schematic and panel layout from scratch.
  • Must be able to manage 4-5 projects at the same time (multi-tasking)
  • Knowledge of industrial electrical circuits, OHSA requirements and machine safety circuits.
  • Hands on experience in electrical trouble shooting.
  • Ability to work with an entire prototype and design team to complete a machine on time and on budget.

Programming experience:

  • PLC and HMI control
  • Must have min 5 year of Allen Bradley PLC and HMI programming.
  • Knowledge of industrial sensors and vendors
  • Vision system and robotics will be a plus
  • Ethernet communications and data transfer to other systems
  • Other brands of PLC software, vision systems and robotics will be a plus.
  • Must have business sense and ability to make and meet budgets
  • Knowledge of pneumatic control
  • Mechanically minded, must be able to think beyond a wire and code
  • Database management software


  • 2 weeks vacation, + holidays, + Flex Hours, comp time
  • Job training on new technologies for current applications
  • 401k, Health insurance and profit sharing
  • Relocation package available.

Farris Automated Systems

Why Work Here?

2 Weeks Vacation + Holidays and very flexible hours

Farris Automated Systems LLC is a supplier of custom automated assembly equipment for the automotive, heavy industrial, and general manufacturing industries. We offer complete turnkey systems from concept to installation. Farris Automated Systems employs engineers, machinists and assemblers in Wales, WI. See our website at for more details.


570 AJ Allen Circle Wales, WI
New York, NY
10004 USA