Houston Engineering Recruiters | Controls Engineering Employment | PLCs

Kappa Search is a technical recruiting firm that recruits and places professionals in the engineering, manufacturing, operations and supply chain fields. We are currently recruiting for a Controls Engineer with PLC experience in the refinery or petrochemical industries.


  • The Controls Engineer will design reliable, safe, cost effective controls and automation systems for the Refinery, Petrochemical, or related industries.
  • Will also program Allen Bradley and General Electric PLC’s.
  • Will perform electrical and instrumentation design to include control panels, VFD’s, wiring, testing, and commissioning.


  • 6 – 10 years industry work experience as a Controls Engineer in the Refinery, Petrochemical, or related industries
  • Practical experience in programming for Allen Bradley and GE PLCs.
    BS in Electrical (BSEE) or Mechanical Engineering (BSME) preferred