General Controls Systems, Inc. (GCS) is an Engineering firm that specializes in Process Control, Factory Automation, Building Control Systems and Robotics. We are a full-service Control System Integrator and contract manufacturing organization based out of Albany, New York, celebrating 25 years of success in 2021. As one of the largest and most knowledgeable Control Systems Integrators in the Northeast, GCS is making a difference for our customers, employees and the communities we live in and serve.

Our custom designed control systems deliver excellent value for our customers, always among the best in the industry. We possess both CSIA (Control System Integrators Association) and ISO-9001 Certifications; both industries recognized certifications demonstrating our commitment to excellence in all company operations.

GCS engages in a wide variety of industries ranging from, Semiconductor, Pharmaceutical, Food and Beverage, Building Management Systems, Industrial Controls, Robotics, Factory Automation, Municipal Water and Wastewater and OEM contract manufacturing. With our systems we have helped customers realize tangible savings in energy and reduced process costs through greater efficiencies, our projects not only protect our customer’s budget but their environment as well. Our systems presently help with the treatment of billions gallons of drinking and waste water every day.

At GCS we offer a chance to flourish in a small company environment while also providing the structure and security of a Fortune 200 Company. We strive to promote a family-like culture which emphasizes teamwork and camaraderie amongst all aspects of the operation.

Job Description

General Control Systems currently enjoys a great reputation in the integration industry and are looking to extend that success by adding capabilities to existing and new accounts. As a result, we are looking for an intern to join our team.


  • Understands the overall concept of the company, including the brand, customer, product goals, and all other aspects of service.
  • Rotates through our divisions (Engineering, Service, Wind, Assembly, Advanced Systems) to learn all aspects of the business.
  • Engages and learns with/from fellow employees to complete tasks requested.

Job Requirements

If you have that desire to provide excellent engineering support to customers, are success driven, and looking for a fast growing company where you’ll be rewarded for your hard work, this is your opportunity!

  • In 3rd or 4th year of college program


Please submit resumes: Via email to or call Melissa Terry at 518-270-9851.


To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of General Control Systems about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at General Control Systems via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of General Control Systems, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by General Control Systems for this position and a valid agreement with General Control Systems is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the General Control Systems agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

GCS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

We are always looking for talented individuals if you do not see an open position that is fit for you. You may still send us your resume!