Fueled by a dedicated workforce, Ameresco is the premier provider of energy efficiency and green, clean, and sustainable technology solutions. From conservation to energy generation, Ameresco employees have developed and implemented over $5 Billion in energy savings solutions that help our customers utilize clean and sustainable resources.
There is a new opportunity for a Controls Engineer to join Ameresco’s Engineering Team in Portland, ME or Framingham, MA. The controls engineer will lead the design, development, application, and implementation of control systems for biomass, landfill gas to energy, automated demand response, combined heat and power, alternative energy, and demand response projects throughout the United States.
Reporting directly to the Plant Automation Manager, the controls engineer will work closely with the engineering team to design, program and start up state of the art control systems for projects throughout North America.
Design duties include developing the following documents:
Programming duties include:
Startup duties include:
Bachelor of Science in engineering or engineering technology, or equivalent work experience with industrial PLC controls and programming
Professional Engineer license preferred but not required.
Minimum 5 years’ industrial controls system design, programming, implementation, and commissioning work experience involving industrial mechanical systems or small scale renewable power generation.
Additional Perferred Qualifications:
Experience developing process control sequences and programming for real-time environments. Strong preference will be given to candidates with a strong understanding of process design. A working knowledge of device level equipment and application is also preferred.
Proven experience with Allen Bradley RSLogix5000 / 500 platforms and Intellution iFix HMI and Historian software.
Experience configuring and maintaining Microsoft Server 2008 R2 operating system in a virtualized environment.
Experience configuring Ethernet-based networks using industrial control protocols including EthernetIP, Modbus TCP, and OPC.
Familiarity with SQL Server databases.
Control panel design experience using AutoCAD.
Demonstrated ability to work independently, take initiative, and complete assignments.
Excellent organization skills including ability to effectively manage multiple priorities.
Excellent verbal, written, computer communication and technical presentation skills.
A commitment to safety.
Valid Driver’s License in good standing, issued by resident state required.
May require flexibility for ‘on call’ support or varied schedule needs
Ameresco will provide training for the right candidate, particularly w.r.t. PLC programming standards, field devices and integration with 3rd party systems.
Up to 20% travel required.
Please visithttp://careers.ameresco.comto submit your resume, cover letter, sample project history, and salary information for immediate and confidential consideration. DIRECT Applicant Response Preferred.