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Controls Engineer

CommScope, Inc.

Last Updated: 7/23/21

Job Description

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

Join a team of world class engineers!

CommScope is looking to add a Controls Engineer to our team in Claremont, NC

How You'll Help Us Connect the World:
This position works as a part of our controls engineering team to design, install, program, and start up control systems, HMI’s, and reporting systems for production lines. Redesign, fix and repair control systems to improve productivity and develop preventative maintenance procedures for production controls. This includes training the maintenance personnel and supervision of vendor/installation activity, developing and coding programs for PLC’s, Drives and PC’s in order to control the various processes related to the manufacturing of cable and report important metrics. This includes design/ layout of various electrical control systems, electrical system checkout and support during installation and utilize the CAD system to design and maintain system drawings.

Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • A completed Bachelors degree and at least 1 year of experience working with Allen Bradley PLC's and drive controllers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work optimally with vendors and suppliers to resolve process and component issues.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and strong verbal and written communications skills

You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • 5+ years relevant process or design controls engineering experience.
  • Proficiency in running large scale projects.
  • Knowledge of extrusion processes, Statistical Process Control methodologies and Design of Experiments for process optimization.

What happens after you apply?

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Why CommScope?

CommScope is pushing the boundaries of communications technology. For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating 5G, private networks and Gigabit speeds everywhere – we're always anticipating what’s next. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity, Cloud and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.


Company Details

Hickory, North Carolina, United States