Controls Engineering Technician

Employer: Sunapsys
Job Location: Roanoke, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical, Manufacturing/Operations, Software/QA/DBA
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 11/28/2018
Closing Date: 3/31/2019
Job Description

Sunapsys is a systems integration company located in the beautiful Roanoke Valley. Our systems are used to automate processes, manage plant information, and empower decision makers with real-time knowledge. Sunapsys' activities include control and information systems integration, software development, engineering, and technical consulting.

Sunapsys currently has an opening for a Controls Engineering Technician. In this position, you will be part of a team that designs and implements control systems for a variety of industrial and municipal applications.

Specific responsibilities include:

* Prepare and modify electrical control panel drawings, layouts and schematics

* Create Bills of Material (BOM)

* Design control cabinets that will include: PLC systems, Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs), motor starters, and circuit breakers

* Develop and modify PLC and HMI programs

* Prepare submittal documentation and O&M manuals

* Perform Factory Acceptance Tests

* Onsite start-up and installation


* Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronics Technology, Instrumentation and Controls Technology, or equivalent

* AutoCAD, and MS Office experience

* Experience with industrial electrical design, drafting, and PLC programming a plus

* Self-motivated and willing to learn

* Have good personal presentation

Sunapsys offers a full complement of benefits including 100% paid health insurance, 401(k) with company match, and generous PTO. Roanoke offers very affordable housing, short commutes, an abundance of outdoor activities, and numerous dining and entertainment options.

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