Controls Engineer

Company/organization: Associated Electric Cooperative
Contact: Human Resources
Phone: 4178811204

We are adding to our team in Springfield, MO! Currently seeking applicants for an experienced Controls Engineer in the Engineering Department of our Power Production Division. Principal activities include the assessment, design, review, modification and installation of power plant control and cyber security systems at all AECI generation facilities.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Evaluate plant control systems for functionality, obsolescence and maintainability. Create and manage control system modernization projects through the complete lifecycle to ensure generation control system assets are sustained and improved.
-Provide plant control system support through the management of highly technical systems, interfaces and documentation to support power plant personnel. Develop and maintain ancillary systems and programs to sustain productivity in all areas of the business.
-Assist to develop, implement and maintain cyber and physical security to protect the generation assets from attack and corruption. Ensure all compliance requirements are met for NERC/CIP.

Job Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field or demonstrate comparable experience
-Minimum of 3-8 years relevant experience
-Professional Engineer (PE) license (preferred)
-Experience working on instrumentation and controls systems
-Working knowledge of networking and related systems
-Minimum 25% travel required to other facilities

AECI provides a competitive total compensation package including paid health care and dental premiums starting on day one with vision plans available. Basic life, short-term disability and long-term disability are paid for by AECI as well as a 401k with an employer match. Invest in yourself with our tuition reimbursement and enjoy time away with Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays. Wellness incentives and employee assistance programs are also available. Come join a team where your talents are appreciated, your voice is heard, and your work has an impact!

To apply for a position, please visit and complete your profile. You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter) and apply for a position. AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please reference the contact information above if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.

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