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Controls Engineer III


Rosenberg, TX, US, 77471

Work Arrangement:  Onsite

Dover Precision Components ‘DPC’ (‘the Company’) is part of Dover Corporation’s (‘the Parent Company’) Pumps and Process solutions segment. DPC holds market leading positions globally and delivers performance-critical solutions across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. We design and manufacture mission-critical equipment components to deliver more affordable, cleaner energy solutions and enable manufacturers to operate more efficiently.

Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $8 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Clean Energy & Fueling, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Climate & Sustainable Technologies. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at




Position Summary:

  • The Controls Engineer will play a crucial role in designing custom control panels, managing project cycles, specifying components, and providing technical support. The ideal candidate will have experience in controls, electrical, or automation engineering, preferably in the oil & gas industry. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to projects in the oil & gas industry and work alongside a dedicated team of professionals. The role will report to the Manager, Hardware Engineering and will be based in the Rosenberg, TX office.   
  • Responsibilities:
  • Design custom control panels according to customer specifications, adhering to industry standards such as UL508A, UL/ANSI 12.12.01, ATEX, and IECEx codes.
  • Manage project cycles to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality control systems.
  • Specify components based on customer requirements and hazardous location specifications (Class I Div. 1/ Zone 0/1 and Class I Div. 2 / Zone 2).
  • Standardize control panel designs to streamline processes and minimize errors.
  • Write technical documents (sequence/narrative/reports/emails)
  • Provide engineering level assistance to the Technical Service Department to aid customer support resolution.
  • Design, implement, and maintain processes to optimize manufacturing productivity and efficiency.


Minimum required qualifications:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation and Controls, Electronical Engineering, or a related discipline preferred.
  • Work experience or technical certificate/program in lieu of degree will be considered.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in controls, electronical, automation engineering, or a relevant technician role, preferably within the oil & gas industry.
  • Knowledge of natural gas compressors and industry applications.
  • Familiarity with NEC code book.
  • Familiarity with Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID).
  • Familiarity with Cause & Effect Diagrams.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel).
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with a high attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, resolve design issues, and meet deadlines.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


The ideal candidate possesses the following experience, skills, and abilities:

  • Hands-on experience in designing control systems & solutions.
  • Previous exposure to hazardous location environments and compliance with safety standards.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment and across cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated track record of delivering high-quality results under pressure.
  • Continuous improvement mindset with a proactive approach to process enhancement.
  • Adaptability to evolving technologies and industry standards.
  • Commitment to safety and regulatory compliance.





Dover Precision Components delivers products and services that enhance performance, improve safety, reduce carbon emissions, and accelerate clean energy adoption, through collaborative customer relationships, expert engineering, and an innovative culture. Our strong Company portfolio is comprised of long products and services offered under Cook Compression, Cook Mechanical Field Services, Waukesha Bearings, Waukesha Magnetic Bearings, Inpro/Seal, Bearings Plus, and FW Murphy Production Controls. Our global footprint reaches more than twelve locations in the Americas and more than six locations in Europe and China.



We are diligent in recognizing our employees’ needs and providing an enriching experience through professional developmental opportunities. Our authentic, collaborative company culture, combined with a competitive suite of health and welfare offerings, emulates who we are. We are Dover Precision Components, #LifeAtDPC


Work Arrangement :Onsite

Salary Range : -


We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.



Nearest Major Market: Houston

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