Emerson is Hiring for Entry Level Graduates | Technologist | Degree or Diploma in Technical | 0 – 2 yrs | Apply Now

If you are a Technologist looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson Automation Solutions has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Charlottesville, VA location, you will be working with Lead Controls/Automation Engineers to successfully design, develop, manufacture, program, test, install and commission Industrial Controls and Automation Systems using PLCs/PACs based controllers. As a Technologist,

Automation and Controls Technologist

Job Description:

  • Participates in the creation of design/specifications – low/medium complexity with assistance.
  • Participates in the implementation of design specifications – low to medium complexity according to documented standards.
  • Builds and develops standard function blocks/programs for customer projects based on Control
  • Narratives and participates in customer validation of modular blocks for the project.
  • Participates in development of Control and Monitoring applications/programs based on Functional
  • Specifications according to client approved documentation.
  • Participates in various site surveys at customer facilities to review and as-built design/engineering information to validate work scope based on assigned project documentation.
  • Develops/maintains and updates electronic documentation using Computed based Design Tools based on customer requirements.


  • Two-year Degree/Diploma in Technical discipline from an accredited college or university
  • Good programming skills and Computer Aided Design/Drafting skills
  • Knowledge of Programming Languages and experience with Programming PLCs/PACs
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of basic industrial electrical controls circuitry AC and DC
  • Must be able to read, understand and explain basic electrical prints and diagrams
  • Must have demonstrated working knowledge of hand and power tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interface with customers.
  • Knowledge of Industrial Automation specifically PLCs/PACs/Drives/DCS
  • Must be able to travel 70%+


  • Minimum 1-year Industry experience
  • Demonstrated ability to succeed in a cross-functional environment
  • Demonstrated time management and multi-tasking abilities
  • Demonstrated organizational skills

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