Controls Engineer

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Engineering Industry:Engineering

Our client, a global integrator of automated machinery used in the food and CPG industry, is hiring for an Electrical Engineer with Packaging Line experience. This person will have the ability to travel within Canada and the US when required.



The Project Engineer is responsible for the design and specification of the electrical system on projects and initiatives.   

Create full design packages including BOM, detail drawings, assembly drawings and layouts; 

Check & validate all final design documentation, parts lists and drawings according to design & contract requirements, to ensure completeness & accuracy;

Review and interpret customer and vendor drawings and specifications   

Design or coordinate the design of the MCC, wiring schematics and power distribution 

Write the PLC and HMI code 

Prepare contractor and scope of work instructions

Prepares electrical layout and detailed drawings and schematics. 

Interpret technical specifications & application parameters;   

Conceptualize new designs;   

Select cost effective OEM components;



5-7 years of Electrical Engineering experience

Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or diploma in Electrical Technology

Experience with production line design and working with end users in a consulting capacity   

Experience with power distribution (600V).

Experience with communications networks  

PLC programming experience in Allen Bradley and/or Siemens PLCs is required.   

Experience with Factory Talk Studio and Wonderware would be definite assets.

Experience with servo system design and programming.

Solid AutoCAD skills required.

Good knowledge of North American electrical standards for equipment manufacturing


Please apply directly online or submit your resume to Joanna Boiago – Recruitment Consultant at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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