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Controls Engineer

Newton, NH, US

Controls Engineer

CBI, a division of Terex Environmental, is seeking a highly motivated individual who has a desire to specialize in a unique multi-discipline roll. In this role the individual will be asked to design electrical and hydraulic control systems, write PLC programs, start-up and troubleshoot machine functionality, and be looked at internally and externally as a product expert. CBI recognizes finding a candidate who specializes in all of the below tasks, although desirable, is unlikely. The candidate must have a desire to learn, be part of a high paced team, and keep a positive attitude through an ever-changing work load.



  • Create electrical and hydraulic BOM’s and schematics
  • Assist in the management of all in house electrical projects
  • Develop and troubleshoot machine PLC programs
  • Follow proper Engineering procedures - ECOs, ECRs, etc.
  • Responsible for research and development of new products and technology
  • Create project plan and meet deliverables
  • Seeks consistent results and operation of a system within specified tolerances
  • Assist in the creation of machine operation and parts manuals
  • Provide manufacturing and aftermarket support
  • Assist in training of internal and external personnel
  • Work with subcontractors and power companies during stationary systems installation
  • Travel both domestic and abroad to perform on site diagnostics, training, and equipment commissioning
  • Ensures all personnel follow safety protocol, use of PPE, and reporting of unsafe conditions

  • Excellent communication skills
  • 5+ years in at least one of the following areas
    • Electrical control system design
    • PLC programming 
    • Hydraulic control system design
  • Ability to travel up to 20% both domestic and abroad and
  • Possess a valid passport
  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering field
  • Strong knowledge of industrial controls systems
  • Familiarity with NEC, NFPA 79, and CE
  • Experience in the following software
    • Parker IQAN
    • Rockwell Automation (Studio 5000, RSLogix 5000, FactoryTalk View )
    • AutoCad / AutoCad Electrical preferred
  • Experience with hands-on electrical installation and troubleshooting
  • Experience with Hydraulic system design and troubleshooting
  • Experience with radio communications
  • Experience with CAN, J1939, and Ethernet communications



Location: US-NH Newton HR 

Department: Engineering 

Job ID: 5230 


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.



Nearest Major Market: Newton
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston