Controls Engineer Resume Example

Resume Score: 90%

Love this resume?Build Your Own Now
Professional Summary
Experience in design and implementation of industrial automation applications. Experience with PLC programming and equipment for Allen Bradley, GE, and Siemens S7 in all language sets such as STL/SCL/Ladder. Experience in HMI Design and implementation using Wonderware, OPC Systems, Factory Talk. Experience in design and construction of different types of electrical panels for automation platforms. (i.e.. .PLC, Power Distribution, Drive Panels) Experience drawing panel layouts and electrical schematics in AutoCAD. Experience in testing and troubleshooting electrical equipment and components. Experience with general mechanical systems as well as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Experience with power tools and fabrication equipment as well as Proper TIG and MIG welding techniques. Experience with work related to a general electrician. Experience with all Microsoft office applications. High quality customer relations experience.
Controls Engineer
November 2012 to Current
Company NameCity, State
  • Assist with startup and launch of initial automation systems and machine communications in new Arlington Tire and Wheel plant.
  • Develop, troubleshoot, and modify PLC Logic for Allen Bradley, Siemens PLC's.
  • Work with higher level language coding such as Python, Basic, C, C++ Locate, coordinate, and implement Continuous Improvement projects.
  • Guide and work with the maintenance team for proper installation, troubleshooting, and programming mechanical equipment such as balancers, uniformity machines, conveyor systems and robotics.
  • Help maintain quality of product as well as production goals Ensure proper sequence of operations and tracking systems for all products and improved performance.
Control Systems Engineer / Project Manager
October 2010 to November 2012
Company NameCity, State
  • Supervise and maintain work for Part time employees, as well as employees under my own project scope.
  • Work with the following industries: Rock, Steel, Aggregate, Oil and Gas, Bell Helicopter, Lockheed Martin, Etc.
  • Design and implement different aspects of automation platforms for customers.
  • Use knowledge of Ladder Logic software to write new PLC programs and/or make modifications to existing programs to meet customer satisfactions.
  • Design HMI platforms (Touch screen and standard) using Wonderware in order for the customer to have complete control from a centralized location.
  • Use AutoCAD to supply customer with all electrical and design drawing.
  • Take service calls from current customers to troubleshoot software issues as well as troubleshoot hardware issues on-site if necessary.
  • Maintain all documentation for completed work, billable time, and expense reports.
  • Maintain project timelines on new projects.
  • Design, Layout, and Construct Panels for Automation platforms as well as order MCC equipment per customers' needs.
Line Adjuster
March 2008 to September 2010
Company NameCity, State
  • Watch over multiple employees to ensure that their machines are running properly and insure quality of product Troubleshoot equipment as needed Adjust and repair equipment as needed Ensure that employees follow proper start up, shut down and safety procedures on the machine line as well as meet production goals.
  • Work with maintenance department on electrical troubleshooting and repair.
September 2007 to March 2008
Company NameCity, State
  • Fabricated and MIG welded large frames for water purification systems.
  • Fitted and TIG welded Stainless Steel pipe and brackets for each system.
  • Fabricated other structures for use in house.
  • Evaluated blue prints for fabrication and notified engineer about necessary changes.
  • Worked with electrical department on fabrication for control panels.
Route Sales Representative
September 2005 to October 2006
Company NameCity, State
  • Ensured a high level of customer service to all current clients Called on and closed deals with new clients Ensured proper installation and removal of equipment Ensured proper care of company vehicle Responsible for all financial transactions with clients as well as daily deposits of cash.
AutoCAD, Automation, Basic, C, C++, hardware, Continuous Improvement, clients, customer service, documentation, Electronics, engineer, financial, drawing, Layout, Lockheed Martin, Logic, mechanical, Oil, PLC, coding, programming, Python, quality, robotics, safety, Siemens PLC, TIG, Troubleshoot, troubleshooting, Welding, Wonderware
Associate of Applied Science : Computer Electronics and Engineering Technology, 9 2010ITT-Technical InstituteGPA: GPA: 3.98Computer Electronics and Engineering Technology GPA: 3.98
Graduated Valedictorian Member of the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians (ISCET) Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Certificate Acquired: March 2008 Completed courses for certification in TIG welding on stainless steel, carbon steel, and aluminum


Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • ITT-Technical Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Controls Engineer
  • Control Systems Engineer / Project Manager
  • Line Adjuster
  • Welder/Pipefitter
  • Route Sales Representative


  • Associate of Applied Science : Computer Electronics and Engineering Technology , 9 2010
    Graduated Valedictorian Member of the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians (ISCET) Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Certificate Acquired: March 2008 Completed courses for certification in TIG welding on stainless steel, carbon steel, and aluminum

Similar Resumes