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Controls Engineer – Position Description

AeroFarms is a change-the-world vertical farming company revolutionizing agriculture in the heart of Newark, NJ.  

The past 12 months have been an exciting time for us. Our team has grown five-fold during this period and we now need a special individual who’s looking to take the next step in their Controls Engineering career to join our cutting-edge Engineering team and take the lead for our controls strategy, components and programming.

We have:

An incredible ‘change-the-world’ company with the eyes of the world focused on our success

A team of motivated, intellectually curious individuals to support you

The backing of some seriously impressive firms including Goldman Sachs, Prudential and other leading venture funds.

You have:

Experience developing electrical designs based on customer requirements as well as researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials

A natural desire to research and analyze problem statements while creating and conducting experiments and brainstorm innovative solutions

Had experience developing complete electrical drawing designs using AutoCAD Electrical (or equivalent) schematics, interconnect diagrams; network diagrams, panel layouts and Bill of Materials

Experience specifying controls and sensors for light manufacturing

Experience setting up PLCs for equipment with 100-1000 elements

Experience programming HMI SCADA including setting up remote monitoring and alarms for 24 hour operations

A track record of meeting deadlines on budget and on time.

A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

You may also have:

The ability to help us specify and size all materials such as enclosures, circuit protection, control components and associated auxiliary panel components

Experience with food safety standards and sanitary design best practices

Experience with developing electrical or control portions of equipment in liquid/chemical processing.

Your Engineering degree in Electrical or Controls Engineering

Experience with Wonderware (food industry SCADA platform)

Solidworks certification for electrical layout

A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering

Contact:

Is this your dream job? Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@AeroFarms.com

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