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Automation Engineer

RWDC Industries

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Athens, GA
First Shift

Job Description

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Job Overview:

RWDC Industries - Athens, Georgia 

Automation/Controls Engineer

Day Shift

Pay: We offer competitive Pay and Benefefits. Negotiable. Please apply and we will discuss!!

RWDC Industries is a growing biotechnology company and we offer competitive Salaries, Benefits, and a generous Stock Ownership Program. We're building a team that is passionate about making a positive impact on the world, specifically the environment. If you're interested in a Job with a growing company, we want to speak with you.


  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • 401k with up to 5% Company Match
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term/Long Term Disability Insurance 

Job Description:

  • Troubleshoot, program, and evaluate all automation equipment and control systems in the facility 
  • Design solutions that meet process and control requirements within timeline obligations
  • Maximize production, quality, and efficiency through better planned automation
  • Controls project cost, quality, scope, and schedule to ensure delivery of projects within internal budgets
  • Write and communicate project reports as necessary
  • Participate in engineering design reviews with team and management 
  • Program software and make modifications to automation and process control systems

Job Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Engineering or related field
  • 6+ years of experience in industrial automation and controls 
  • Extensive experience with PLC's (Rockwell, Siemens, Ignition preferred)
  • Experience designing and configuring HMI systems
  • Proficient in design tools such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Plant 3D

You should be proficient in:

  • PLC Troubleshooting Skills
  • Troubleshooting Industrial Automation Equipment
  • PLC Programming Experience
  • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills

Machines & technologies you'll use:

  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Industrial Robot