Engineer Controls Senior / Theme Park

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POST DATE 8/17/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

Leisure and Travel Company Orlando, FL

Orlando, FL
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POSITION: Engineer Controls Senior

LOCATION: Orlando, Florida

SALARY:136K plus Full Benefits, 401K and perks



Our client is based in the theme park and resort capital of the world, Orlando, FL. It is home base for the design and development of all the resort and themed entertainment projects globally. This is an exciting time for growth

The team is an eclectic group of talented people in Product Design, Animation, Engineering, Film and TV Production, Toy Design, Financial Planning, Construction, Architecture, Law, Business, and Theatre Design, to name a few.

To be successful they rely on collaboration, hard work, synchronicity - that do not let ego and area stand in the way of excellence and creativity.

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* Responsible for monitoring and expediting the design and development of show and/or ride control systems and softwaresystems for a large multi-faceted theme park attraction(s) under contract with vendor(s).
* Provide insight, scheduling, and consultation services during all aspects of the progress of work.


* Prepare to take a lead role in longer term engineering support of the commissioned system, employing all knowledge and experience gained during project execution.
* Supervise installation, test and adjustment of show and ride control systems to ensure compliance with contract specifications.
* Produce scopes of work and manage progress from design through installation.
* Lead design and production reviews at vendor locations, ensuring product quality, specification conformance, and schedule accuracy.
* Oversee contractor's mock-up, prototype, and acceptance testing efforts to ensure results reflect the final installed system.
* Assist with development of, and oversee project schedule and budget.


EDUCATION:Bachelor's degree in Engineeringrequired (Computer or Electrical preferred). Master's degree in Electrical Engineeringpreferred.


* 7-10 Years of experience in engineering practice required.
* Design, installation, and commissioning of industrial automations systems.
* Preferred Industries: Theme Park, Transportations, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, General Manufacturing.
* Experience designing life safety systems preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Hands-on experience with Rockwell Automation products (RS Logix, Guardlogix PLCs, Safety Rated Variable Frequency Drives), Siemens Automation Products (S7 PLCs) Design of safety rated control systems per International Standards such as ISO.13849.