Control Systems Engineer – Honeywell DCS

Our client is a leading provider of Automation Solutions, I&E Construction Services, Power Generation, and Packaged Equipment services for the energy and industrial markets. Their expertise encompasses the full spectrum of system technologies from pneumatic – hydraulic control systems to state-of-the-art programmable solutions to chemical injection systems.

They are looking for a mid to senior-level control systems engineer in the design, development, programming, and testing of Honeywell DCS-based Control Systems in the Industrial Petrochemical sector.


  • Development of Control System Functional Specifications
  • Control System Design and Capacity Analysis
  • Development of DCS Logic and Interface software applications compliant with customer/company specifications and/or applicable industry standards
  • Development / Execution of Test Procedures
  • Development of Operations Manuals
  • Remote Support / Troubleshooting of the system after installation
  • Coordination with project team for scheduling/ scope management and execution

Required Skills and Competencies

  • Read and understand P&IDs and general process specifications
  • Plant-wide and package control system architecture
  • Safety within the control system application
  • Strong/ clear written and verbal communication skills with internal team members and external clients
  • Self-motivated with a desire to work autonomously
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Technical writing
  • General terminology within the Oil and Gas industrial sector, other sectors are a plus


  • Configure/maintain Honeywell DCS based control systems
  • Honeywell Visualization (HMI) configuration
  • Other controllers, HMIs and general programming languages are a plus
  • Controller, I/O, communication module specification, configuration and wiring
  • Development of documentation (Functional Specification, Control Narrative, I/O List, Cause and Effect, Operations Manual, Testing Procedure)


  • Knowledge of Network Architecture
  • Knowledge of multiple Control Communication Protocols – EthenetIP, Modbus, OPC/DA, OPC/UA, Profibus/net, CIP, DLR
  • Specification and configuration of plant-specific instrumentation


  • Control System Design (Block Diagram, Panel Layout and Wiring Diagrams, DC Load List, Hazardous Area, etc)

Required Education and Experience

  • College Degree or Vocational Certificate in a relevant field
  • 4 years – Programming and support of Honeywell DCS and related control systems

Offered Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Basic Life, AD&D, Short and Long term Disability insurance
  • Voluntary benefits
  • FSA and HSA
  • PTO
  • Relocation assistance