Automation Controls Engineer

Dallas, TX, USA


80k-90k base D.O.E. + bonus

An established and thriving industrial automation integration company in the Dallas, TX area needs an experienced Automation Controls Engineer. Some of their services include Machine/System integration, PLC/HMI development, Panel design, AutoCAD electrical drawings, and more. Projects provide a variety of industry experience including Oil and Gas, Food and Beverage, Manufacturing, and Packaging industries.

Why work here?:

  • Room for growth in this small and growing company!
  • Work directly with clients and handle your own projects!
  • Full benefits
  • Paid vacation
  • Project completion performance bonuses
  • Local travel up to 40% – most projects in the Dallas – Fort Worth area!



  • Must be a highly motivated and detail-oriented person
  • This is not a management position, but you must have the ability to direct contractors as needed.
  • We are looking for an individual that is honest, understands integrity, and can operate independently if needed, while keeping others informed of job progress.
  • Control panel design using AutoCAD and knowledge of automation hardware.
  • Specifying hardware and sensors for projects.
  • PLC and HMI development.
  • System commissioning and start-up support.
  • Control system troubleshooting.
  • Manage small projects.


Desired Skills and Expertise:

  • AutoCAD
  • Control Panel Design
  • At least 5 years hands-on experience in PLC / Electrical System troubleshooting a must!
  • At least 5 years experience with Rockwell Software – Studio 5000
  • FactoryTalk View ME / SE
  • Ignition
  • KepserverEX
  • Variable Frequency Drives
  • Instrumentation

To comply with some state laws, the annual base salary range for this position has been provided. The range given is broad and should be considered as a guideline only. Our client will consider a candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, the salaries of current employees in similar roles, and other factors when extending an offer.