Lead Control Systems Engineer

Location:Andover, MA

Wright-Pierce, an award-winning, multi-discipline environmental engineering firm specializing in water, wastewater and civil infrastructure, is seeking a Lead Control Systems Engineer to join our company.


  • Evaluation and design of Instrumentation and Control (I&C) systems
  • Development of process and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID)
  • Select instruments necessary for equipment automation, and select appropriate instrument technology
  • Design control system network architectures and interfaces
  • Develop programmable logic controller (PLC) control narratives and review programming for water/wastewater treatment facilities
  • Outline SCADA requirements and functionality
  • Coordinate with other disciplines to produce a fully coordinated project
  • Develop conceptual and preliminary studies and reports
  • Specifications for bidding and construction
  • Review contractor plans and shop submittals
  • Field visits to review contractor’s work, resolution of field-related problems
  • Control system startup, testing, troubleshooting, and process optimization

Essential Functions

  • Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Able to build strong relationships with coworkers
  • Committed to continual learning
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to efficiently work on multiple projects concurrently


  • 8 years of prior related work experience required
  • Experience in the water/wastewater industry preferred


  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE) or Control System Engineer (CSE)


  • B.S. in related Engineering field of study

Office Locations

  • Portland, ME
  • Andover, MA

Equal Employment Opportunity

Wright-Pierce is an EEO Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, transgender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status



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