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Sr. Controls Engineer - Lincoln, NH

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Lincoln, NH, US, 03251

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Brand Overview

Founded in 1924, BURNDY (a Hubbell company) manufactures electrical connectors and installation tooling and wiring accessory products for the commercial, industrial and the electric utility markets. We are world-renowned for our robust product lines, commitment to innovation and exceptional customer-centered service. 

BURNDY offers a wide range of health and welfare, incentive and educational opportunities that have earned us a reputation as one of the leading employers. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: Medical, dental and vision insurance, a Retirement savings plan, Time away from work and more! We also offer great opportunities for Professional development and training: Leadership Development Program, Project management training, Six Sigma training, Toastmasters and more! 

Posting Address

34 Bern Dibner Dr.
Lincoln, NH 03251

Position Overview

The Sr. Controls Engineer is responsible for assuring efficient operation and maximized machine uptime through preventive maintenance and troubleshooting of custom automation equipment. This includes updating all the electrical and controls designs and drawings.  Able to fluently program a wide range of controls such as; PLCs, HMIs, Robots, Vision Systems, Servos, etc.  Responsible for coordinating a team of technicians and/or engineers and collaborating with manufacturing operations to create the systems necessary to communicate, maintain timelines, select automation opportunities.  With a team of technicians and engineers, oversee the operation, troubleshooting, writing manuals, organization, service, troubleshooting, debugging, re-designing as needed, and other related tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Sr. Controls Engineering will need to work professionally with our vendors, management, engineers and technicians to engineer and project manage the operation and maintenance of existing custom automation equipment. This role will require working with company specifications, timelines, budgets, drawings and other information to create the custom automation.


  • Conceive concept ideas that will meet manufacturing operations’ needs. These concepts should ideally be: feasible, functional, simple, inexpensive, robust, safe, easy to operate and easy to maintain.    
  • Engineer and maintain custom electrical and control designs
  • Upgrade old machines with new controls
  • Re-home robots and enhance (Epson, Fanuc, Adept)
  • Maintain and create all electrical and controls designs and drawings.
  • Program a wide range of automation components
  • Troubleshoot by examining code and machine down condition indications.
  • Connect and make changes to PLC, HMI, Robots and VFD’s.
  • Coordinate with management, vendors, engineers, and technicians.
  • Assist the electrical engineering design of the automation
  • May travel to other sites to assist with automation equipment troubleshooting
  • Organize project files and documents.
  • Research and select vendor purchased components for projects.
  • Successfully manage the evolution of custom automation such as debug, burn-in, install and training on new and existing equipment.
  • Other responsibilities as required by supervisor.

Skills and Experience

  • 7+ years of relevant experience
  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineer or related Engineering discipline
  • Fluent with programming many automation components
  • Proficient with CAD
  • Experience with project management
  • Proficient and professional communication skill
  • Experienced with automation components; motors, servos, PLCs, HMIs, sensors, cams, hydraulics, pneumatics and other devices.



Preferred Skills:

  • Strong communication skills to professionally interface with internal and external personnel
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Ability to read, interpret, and create a variety of types of mechanical prints and drawings




Nearest Major Market: Hanover

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