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Control Systems Engineer – 1967410

May 15, 2024 Waukesha, WI Jessica Birndorf


My name is Jessica Birndorf, a Recruiter with SCN (www.SCNteam.com).


We are partnering with a top automation company who is hiring for a Controls Systems Engineer.



Company Highlights

·    Company founded in 1991  

·    Today the company employs over 120 team members

·    The company is involved with 10+ industries, including, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Heavy Equipment, and Recreational Vehicles


Position Highlights

•Full Time Direct Hire


Background Requirements

·    Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Technology, Automation Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent experience).

·    5+ years of experience in control systems activities; including familiarity with hardware design, PLC, HMI, Vision Systems and Robot programs.

·    Working knowledge of current programmable controllers and related technologies.

·    Knowledge of common control and computer architecture, networking, and interfacing with higher-level computer systems.

·    Experience selecting, programming, and integrating industrial control devices, sensors, PLCs, and HMIs; experience with Siemens or Allen Bradley PLCs required.

·    Familiarity with a wide variety of production machinery, and equipment (Robots, LVDT and pressure transducers, dispense systems, temperature controllers, DC nutrunner torque controllers, current and power meters, induction heating systems, box erectors, labelers, laser markers, dot peen pin stampers, etc).


Job Responsibilities

·    Plan, write, comment, test and troubleshoot PLC and HMI programs using company standard methods and conventions.

·    Design and integrate machine safety and industrial network infrastructures.

·    Performs in-house testing on control components and systems. Performs equipment tests at the customer site as requested.

·    Investigate equipment failures and difficulties in order to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to manufacturing staff.

·    May act as Lead Controls Systems Engineer as requested by the Engineering Manager.

·    Provide Project Manager (PM) with timely status reports of assignments.

·    Complete all necessary Project Development paperwork and produce meaningful project control documentation.

·    Travels as required to complete project tasks.

·    Maintains a strong company presence and positive working relationships with customers, subcontractors, vendors and co-workers to accomplish smooth system start-ups.

·    Program all control components such as PLC, safety devices, HMI, servo drives, process hardware and robots from power-on to debug, and finally to process fine tuning and validation


What is Being Offered

·    Location: Waukesha, WI

·    Relocation assistance

·    Competitive salary

·    Comprehensive health care benefits

·    Paid Vacation

·    401K with Matching

·    Stability/growth



If you are interested and qualified, please send your updated resume as a MS Word document, and how you fit this specific position to Jessica.birndorf@scnteam.com


Thank you for your consideration!

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We are always looking for highly motivated individuals who are sales and consulting oriented!