Job Reference Code: WP-448
Job Title: Controls Engineer
Location: Central Kentucky
Salary: $85-100K + bonus
Last Updated: 02/18/2020
Our services have been retained to recruit an CONTROLS ENGINEER to be based at a 400+ person, central Kentucky plant location of a major multi-facility national consumer products manufacturer. Newly created position reports to Director of Operations and is open as plants are growing and expanding (physical footprint and technology). Will be the 2nd Controls Engineer added to strengthen skill set and bolster bench strength. Permanent position that may require some travel to other plants as they roll out an MRP system that will require integration into existing hardware. The Controls Engineer will develop, implement and support the continuous improvement efforts of the manufacturing plant and will lead projects which focus on process control, integration and automation of existing and new equipment and processes. DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

Plant size of roughly 400 hourly, nonunion. Facility located in small central KY community (offering great schools, moderate cost-of-living, many outdoor recreational activities and a superior quality of life) that is within commuting distance of two cities of 15,000 and 30,000 population, 45 minutes from a town of 70,000 and roughly 75 minutes from Louisville as a point of reference.

BS Engineering (or related technical degree) with 4+ years controls and PLC programming experience in a manufacturing environment. Must be promotable with strong interpersonal, technical and organizational skills.

Salary in the $90-100,000 base range with bonus along with competitive company benefits and outstanding challenge and growth potential. This is an immediate need…please send resume if any questions or interest. Thank you and hope to hear from you soon!

Wade Palmer Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc. 417-889-3434 – off 417-860-5607 - cell