Bemana is searching for a Senior Controls Engineer in Eden Prairie, MN to join the team of a 100% employee-owned ESOP and one of the largest and most well-established (35+ years) engineering companies in the United States.


  • Design, develop, and, implement control systems (logic software and hardware) to meet machine and integrated system requirements.
  • Develops control logic software and user interface applications.
  • Develops schematics detailing control system configuration and wiring, and designs equipment panel layouts on AutoCAD software.
  • Design network architecture for control systems to interface with multiple communication protocols
  • Develop procedural documentation for instrumentation and hardware configurations
  • Write operational philosophy and sequence of operation documents for control system implementation
  • Will assist with initial start-up and debugging of integrated systems and the development of system documentation.
  • Individual will be working on automation and control system integration projects for clients in industries such as food and beverage, wood, or grain facilities.


  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical/Control Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Computer Science is preferred. An AA in Engineering Technology or equivalent with equivalent experience may be substituted.
  • Experience in one or more of the following industries: Food and Beverage, Oil & Gas, Wood or Grain.
  • Experience in the design of electrical schematics, including power distribution, control panels, and associated NEC references
  • Experience with PLC ladder logic and function block programming (i.e. Rockwell Automation, Modicon, Siemens) are required
  • Experience with SCADA programming, scripting, and their applications (i.e. Cimplicity, Wonderware, Intellution, Rockwell Automation) is required
  • Ability to configure numerous types of electronic overloads, VFD’s, and Servos
  • Knowledge in Databases, SQL, Scripting, Historian and Virtual Machines
  • Experience with AutoCAD and ability to navigate 3D models

Application Process

If your experience matches the description above, submit your resume, and one of our recruiters will be in touch to tell you more about the position and learn more about your experience and aspirations.

If your experience does not match this job description, we still encourage you to reach out to one of our recruiters, so we can learn about your professional aspirations for future job openings.

About Bemana

Bemana provides recruiting services to the nation’s equipment and industrial sectors. Our clients and candidates value us for our specialized recruiting expertise, vast knowledge of the equipment and industrial job market, and ability to solve their most challenging employment needs. We have successfully recruited thousands of top-level professionals filling a wide range of management, sales, engineering, and technical positions across the nation.

Welcome to Bemana and we look forward to getting to know more about you.

Referral Program

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