Indiana Stem Jobs

Mobile Indiana Career Connect Logo

Job Information

Kelly Services Controls Engineer in Huntington, Indiana

Controls Engineer - Huntington, IN

This is a direct hire opportunity!

We are currently seeking a Controls Engineer for a local company to provide design efforts from inception through production both in new product design and in existing product redesign of electrical control systems.

This company provides integrated product handling solutions using innovative technology and experienced problem-solving specialists to increase line efficiency, maximize profitability and minimize risk. It serves a variety of markets including automotive, consumer, electronics, food, health & beauty, industrial, medical, paper conversion, paper printing & binding, pharmaceutical and solar energy.


  • Review and interpret customer functional specifications and drawings. Design, develop and test electrical systems that meet electrical/software requirements and are delivered at or below quoted budget and within a defined schedule.

  • Assist applications in preparing detailing customer quotes.

  • Develop hardware requirements to meet system functional description.

  • Develop schematics in AutoCAD and/or AutoCAD Electrical for assembly.

  • Develop PLC, Servo System and HMI software programs to meet system requirements.

  • Debug PLC, Servo System and HMI software to ensure proper operation of system.

  • Assist Project Managers with the Customer Factory Acceptance Test process.

  • Follow the equipment to the customer’s facility and help with the installation.

  • Travel as necessary for customer installations and startup of equipment 30-40%

  • Other job functions may be assigned.


  • BS(EE), BS(EET), AAS(EET) or other technical degree college or trade school, -or-

  • 5+ years related experience and/or training, -or-

  • Equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects with ability to re-prioritize as required.

  • Strong written, communication and presentation skills is critical.

  • Proficient with entire MS Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).

Technical Software Aptitude Requirements:

  • Rockwell Automation Products

  • RSLogix 5000

  • RSLogix 500

  • FactoryTalk View Machine Edition

  • RSNetworks

  • AutoCAD 2D Design Software, Electrical AutoCAD required

  • Rockwell Automation Products

  • ControlLogix, CompactLogix and MicroLogix PLC

  • PanelView Plus HMI

  • PowerFlex AC Drives

  • Kinetix Servo Drives

  • Sensors and Power Distribution Products

  • Networks, DeviceNet and EtherNet

  • Sensors, Camera's and Barcode Readers

  • Banner

  • IFM

  • Keyence

  • Turck

  • Balluff

  • Cognex

  • Omron, Mitsubishi and GE Hardware would be a plus.

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 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.