Junior, Intermediate, and Senior Controls Engineers


The demand for automation is growing and our group is experiencing an increasing demand from customers to help them design new systems and upgrade existing ones. AMS Solutions is seeking Junior, Intermediate and Senior Controls Engineers for our Enderby, BC office.

This position requires you to work closely with a team of electrical and controls engineers to deliver innovative custom solutions to the wood products and forestry industry. You will have the opportunity to apply your skills and deploy leading-edge technologies on many different machines and processes.

Typical projects involve PLC/HMI programming, motion control, network design, and control panel/console layouts.

Travel to domestic and international locations may be required.


  • Design, program and commission industrial controls systems which include discrete & analog I/O, motion control, and networking
  • Design, program and commission vision applications using industrial smart-cameras
  • Design control panels, operator consoles and servo/VFD enclosures
  • Design and commission industrial user interfaces (HMI's)
  • Provide technical guidance to junior engineers and drafters

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university
  • Registered or eligible for registration with APEGBC
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in control system design, preferably in the wood products industry
  • Strong command of the English language in both written and verbal communication
  • Field experience commissioning and servicing control systems, including PLC's, HMI's, VFD's and servos
  • Experience with Rockwell Software including RSLogix and FactoryTalk View
  • Experience with AutoCAD, SolidWorks or SolidWorks Electrical
  • Experience with Windows & SQL Server Application development
  • Willing to travel to customer sites

Salary and Benefits

We offer a benefits package, as well as competitive compensation based on experience. Compensation will increase with technical capability and responsibility level.



To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume. No phone calls, please.


AMS Solutions is based in Enderby, British Columbia which is located in the area known as the North Okanagan / Shuswap. Our employees enjoy all of the benefits that the southern interior of British Columbia has to offer. From spending the winters skiing and snowmobiling to enjoying time-off on the lakes during the hot summers, Enderby provides a desirable location to call home.