Electrical Controls Engineer

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Chemco Systems is seeking a motivated electrical engineer who wants to gain experience in industrial instrumentation & controls and grow into their role. We are looking for a high motivated individual who is enthusiastic about the work they do and communicates well in a team environment.

Position will expand to include the design, testing, troubleshooting, and commissioning of controls for industrial equipment. Experience with: industrial control/automation, PLC/HMI hardware or software, or MicroStation/AutoCAD is a plus. Some travel for commissioning and service of equipment is required.

Chemco Systems is located in Pittsburgh, PA and specializes in the design and manufacturing of bulk chemical storage handling and feed systems municipal water treatment plants and industrial air & water pollution treatment. These systems require precise, automated controls through the use of system PLCs.



  • Design, control, and implement control systems for municipal & industrial instrumentation and controls.

  • Working with the mechanical project manager to coordinate and deliver systems on time. This involves managing the electrical scope for a project and coordinating with the mechanical side.

  • Collaborating with customers, engineers, and technicians to develop/improve system processes for potential or existing projects.

  • Ensure that designed systems and installations are in line with customer specifications and safety standards.

  • Assist the Sales team with evaluating future projects to determine electrical scope of supply and provide budgetary pricing.

  • Provide technical consultation throughout lifecycle of delivered systems ensure effectiveness of PLC control systems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or has technical experience/comparable knowledge in the design and implementation of electrical systems.

  • Experience through an internship or Co-Op with electrical/control systems

  • Background in the design/use of PLCs, control panels, and instrumentation is a plus.

  • Knowledge of PLC/HMI hardware or software; MicroStation/AutoCAD is a plus

  • Understanding of electrical engineering codes and safety standards.

  • Problem-solving abilities.

  • Occasional travel may be required to provide commissioning or service for systems to be brought online or to troubleshoot.

Employee Benefits:

Chemco Systems offers a variety of employee perks, which are bundled into an employee benefits package including all of the following listed below.

End of year performance based bonus
Health Insurance
Annual Dental & Vision allowance
Life Insurance
Competitive PTO
Paid Holidays
401K/Retirement Planning with 401K matching up to a certain percentage.
Flexible Schedules
Maternity Leave
Continued education and professional development

Equal Opportunity Employer:
Chemco Systems, L.P. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Chemco Systems promotes a drug-free workplace.