Careers At AWC

Applications Engineer - Amarillo, TX


At AWC, we love our customers– We are driven to out care, out know and outserve our competition.  We do that by hiring people who love what they do.

We are problem solvers– We believe in tackling the most difficultproblems and providing innovative solutions to our customers.  If you areself-motivated, don’t want to wait to be told what to do next and have a desireto do what it takes to “figure it out”, we may be the right company for you.

We have a commitment to lifelong learning– The technology of our industry isever-evolving.  We look for employees who have the need and desire to keeppace with these changes and apply those innovative technologies to solutionsthat help make our customers run smarter.

We want to out care, out know and out serve notonly our customers, but our candidates, business partners, vendors, andespecially each other.

An Application Engineer at AWC is an individual who supports oursales team by working with customers to understand their applications anddiscuss how technology can be implemented for improvement. The successful candidate must be: innovative, passionate and resourceful while demonstrating technical skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand andcommunicate how to implement technical solutions.

  • Work with our insideand outside sales team to explain the benefits of implementing technologysolutions. 

  • Teach concepts fromthe basics of electricity and motor control to complex SCADA databasemanagement and networking.

  • Provide technicalsupport for the following products/technologies: PLC, I/O, HMI, SCADA, Drives,Synchronized Motion Control, Networking, WiFi, Radios, Motor Controls, ControlPanel Design, and Power Distribution.

  • Troubleshoot existingmachines and networks to get customers back up and running.

  • Develop Bills-Of-Material based on customer requirements.

  • Demonstrate hardwareand software.

  • Document best practices and share with colleagues.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2 or 4 Year TechnicalDegree (Engineering preferred)

  • 5 Years of hands ontechnical experience

  • Strong technicalaptitude.

  • Proficient in use ofMicrosoft Office Suite.

  • Self Confidence andthe ability to manage conflict.

  • Ability to manage ateam to meet multiple deadlines and approvals with strict attention to detail.

  • Positive attitude/strong team player.

Compensation andBenefits

  • Salary plus potentialbonus

  • Generous benefitsincluding insurance options, Employee Stock Ownership, PTO, vacation, holidaypay, 401K with employer match.

About AWC

Our 450 employee owners love being the “go to” expertsfor Industrial Control Systems, striving always to out-know, out-care andout-service all rivals.

We build communities of passionate local expertswho work hand in hand with our global technology partners to develop smartermanufacturing solutions for safer, more reliable and effective industrialoperations.

We are widely recognized as the premierIndustrial Sales, Support and Service team in the USA. We hire talented,passionate people, giving them the freedom to succeed and share in the rewardsfrom their efforts.

With technical sales, support and servicepersonnel and operations strategically located in each major market along theGulf Coast, AWC is well positioned to address the Capital, MRO and OEMrequirements of customers in refining, chemical, oil and gas, power generation,pulp and paper, and specialty markets.  Our technology partners are someof the best in the world and our teams offer expertise and service second-to-none.


AWC, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.