Controls and Instrumentation Engineer

Full Time // Reading, PA


Team Advantages:

  • Merit based – awarding performance
  • Success based – Opportunity continues to be given to those who achieve
  • Team Formation occurs as opportunities are discovered providing rapid personal and professional growth potential
  • Metric Driven – elimination of emotional and political decision making
Careers / Controls and Instrumentation Engineer

Job Description

Have you ever wanted to work for a leader in the Toll Processing Industry?Are you passionate about the the design, development and operation of state of the art instrumentation and control systems in support of a wide range of current and future projects?

The instrumentation and controls engineer is accountable for instrument specification, control system design, and fabrication shop activities for modular and packed equipment systems. The instrumentation and controls engineer will take an active role in  review meetings, instrument specification, and control system design and review.

Additional information

At Custom Processing Services we care about our employees and their quality of life. It is important to have a work schedule that works well with your lifestyle, excellent healthcare to maintain a healthy lifestyle, significant time off to refresh your body and mind, and a solid pay/bonus and opportunity program to meet your financial and career expectations. It is time to join the Custom Processing Services Family!

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental and vision all at reasonable costs
  • Great vacation and holiday pay
  • 401k with match
  • Bonus Programs
  • Continuing education
  • Opportunity/Advancement program
  • Additional company perks like summer picnics, our Christmas gathering, a turkey for Thanksgiving, paid time off for your birthday, and more!


Concept development with cross-functional team

Writing of logic to meet agreed upon requirements

Programming of hardware to utilize logic 

Verification of equipment performance utilizing logic 

Validation of logic and overall system performance against said logic

Desires to participate in maintaining cutting edge knowledge in the field of technology, specifically in PLC advancements

Adept in working in conjunction and at times direct professionals working on projects related to controls and instrumentation

Highly innovative thinker, engaging in continuous improvement opportunities as a self-starter

Excellent communicator – able to advise project statuses timely and in a manner able to be understood by all levels of the organization

Experience in general industrial equipment and maintenance and willing to assist in problem resolution 

Excellent computer skills – Office suite, instruction and document writing, Computerized Maintenance Management System; CAD; logic programsFamiliar with metric based performance cultures

Prefers to work in a High Performance Team setting, with self-driven accountabilityPrefers to work in a culture driven by

Core Values that guide all decisions


Four year degree in related engineering field or equivalent work experience

Highly versatile in all aspects of programable logistic controllers (PLC’s)

Additional Information

Equal Opportunity Employment: CPS will not unlawfully discriminate based upon race, color, sex, national origin or ancestry, religion, age disability, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, or any prohibited basis.  This commitment applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including hiring, promotion, compensation, discipline, discharge, and any term or condition of employment.  All employment decisions will be made and all personnel policies construed in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local anti-discrimination laws.  All unlawful discrimination is prohibited.

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