Controls Designer II in Tullahoma, Tennessee

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Executive / senior industry position

Controls Designer II

JacobsTechnology is looking for a Designer to work in theTullahoma TN office.

This position requires amotivated candidate that is team-oriented, organized, able to communicateeffectively to all levels of individuals within an organization and able tomeet deadlines in a fast paced environment. Thedesignerworks as part of oneor more project teams and is required to report status of present work.

Duties will include:

  • Perform AutoCAD drafting forControl and Data Acquisition projects

  • Generatedrawings and drawing packages from scratch using Jacobs CAD Standards.

  • Create panel layouts followingeither company standards or customer standards

  • Design equipment plan views forelectrical and instrumentation locations

  • Design detail views and sectioncuts

  • Create wiring diagrams includinguse of the โ€œsnap to gridโ€ tool and object libraries

  • Create drawing indexes followingcompany standards for index generation.

Note: Specific experience in all duties listed above is not aprerequisite as some of these skills will be developed through specific projectassignments and on-the-job training.


Jacobs Technology Group is aperformance unit of our Critical Mission Solutions (CMS) Line of Business. The Jacobs CMS Technology Group specializesin the design, construction, and operation of unique and complex research anddevelopment facilities, including, as examples, wind tunnels (aerospace,automotive, and motorsports), rocket test stands, climatic chambers, jet enginetest cells, acoustic chambers, altitude test facilities, captive trajectorysystems, and nuclear facilities. Ourprojects span the automotive, motorsports, defense, nuclear, and aerospacemarkets. Recent clients include Audi,Boeing, BMW, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, Honda, General Motors, NASA, U.S. Air Force,U.S. Navy, U.S. Department of Energy, Volkswagen, and many others in NorthAmerica, Europe, and Asia.

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Most of your designs will beunique, and you will usually be working on several projects at one time in adynamic, challenging, and even fun environment. This position will provide you with an exciting opportunity to work witha team of motivated professionals. We are looking for a designer who will workto ensure client satisfaction and deliver projects within scope, budget, andschedule.

Candidate must have certificationof two (2) years training from vocational school or two (2) years of collegewith courses relevant to drafting or engineering principles, plus a minimum ofsix (6) years of

relevant experience. Additionalrelevant education may be substituted for a portion of the progressiveexperience.

Candidate must be experienced withthe use of Microsoft Windows based PCs and AutoCAD computer aided designsoftware. The successful candidate will have an interest and background inelectronics and instrumentation, specifically in control and data acquisition. Candidate must have the ability to read, understand, and createelectrical controls and instrumentation wiring diagrams, panel layouts,equipment plans, and the like.

Must have the ability to workwithin a team environment. Must have the ability to organize work tasks,communicate with customers and suppliers, and be able to lead drafting relatedactivities.

Unusual or SpecialPhysical Requirements of Position


  • Special clothing/equipment (wearing)

  • Must maneuver in and around facility equipment while obtaining field measurements and documenting as-built conditions. 5%

  • May bring candidate in proximity of extreme temperature variations, rotating equipment, and high noise levels.<5%

  • Will likely be in proximity of electrical and other hazards. Appropriate PPE must be worn and may include eye protection, hearing protection, and arc flash protection. 5%

  1. Description of WorkEnvironment
  • Field work may include outside work. 5%

  • Travel will be required to attend customer meetings and perform field work. 10%

  1. Equipment and MachinesInvolved in Work Tasks


  • Microsoft Windows based workstation with AutoCAD software

  1. Criticality ofAttendance
  • Shift, 2nd, 3rd

  • 2ndor 3rdshift may be necessary 5%

  • Regular attendance is mandatory to meet schedules.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

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Tullahoma , United States