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Controls Engineer – 1976776

May 15, 2024 Saint Joseph, MI 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 Engineer.



Company Highlights

·    The company has been in business for over 20 years

·    Today the company has 5 locations across the US and works with customers across the globe

·    Employs over 265 people across their 5 North American locations

·    Industries: Automotive and Transportation, Consumer Packages Goods and Products, Electronics & Battery Manufacturing, General Manufacturing, Life Science, and Logistics


Position Highlights

·    Full Time Direct Hire

·    Title: Controls Engineer



Background Requirements

·    An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

·    Bachelor’s degree in engineering.

·    7+ years’ experience in controls engineering related to custom automation.

·    At least 3 years of design experience utilizing AutoCAD software is required.

·    Experienced with PLC – Allen Bradley, HMI – Allen Bradley, and Robotics


Job Responsibilities

·    A Senior Controls Engineer will take responsibility for the design effort on assigned projects under the direction of the Director of Engineering. It shall typically include, but not be limited to the following:

·    Prepare control systems designs and utilizing AutoCAD prepare drawings which include power distribution, PLC, main and station panel layouts, console layouts, pneumatics, hydraulics, and instrumentation.

·    Write and document software.

·    Review and take ownership of budgets and schedules. Work with the Project Manager to develop cost to completes and release dates.

·    Coordinate with the Controls Assembly Department during the build phases of the project to provide efficient and timely solutions to problems.

·    Lead and develop the Controls Design Department through mentorship of Level I and Level II Controls Engineers. This includes facilitating formal and informal training on products and software

·    Develop preliminary projects schedules

·    After power-up, debug software to develop the machine into a production worthy system.

·    Participate as a team member during the installation phase of the project.


What is Being Offered

·    Location: Saint Joseph, MI

·    Competitive salary

·    Relocation assistance

·    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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