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Senior Controls Engineer – Hiring Now

Job Description

  • Location: St Joseph, MI
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #67578
  • Salary: $110,000
Senior Controls Engineer – Hiring Now

A capital equipment manufacturing is looking for Senior Controls Engineer in St Joseph, MI. This is a direct hire opportunity!

Salary Range of the Senior Controls Engineer: 

Responsibilities of the Senior Controls Engineer:

  • 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

Qualifications of the Senior Controls Engineer:

  • Bachelors’ degree in engineering and 7+ years’ experience in controls engineering related to custom automation. 
  • Experience utilizing AutoCAD software required.
  • Desired Hardware Competency
  • PLC – Allen Bradley: CompactLogix, ControlLogix, SLC 500, PLC 5, MicroLogix. Siemens: 416 Square D: Symax 50.
  • HMI – Allen Bradley: Panelview, Panelview Plus. Siemens: TP, OP Series.
  • Communications – Allen Bradley Ethernet I/P, ControlNet, DeviceNet. Siemens: Profibus.
  • Variable Frequency Drives – Allen Bradley Powerflex, SEW Eurodrive.
  • Robotics – Denso, Epson, FANUC, Kuka, Kawasaki.
  • Linear Actuators – Intelligent Actuator, Festo, Tolomatic, Rexroth.
  • Servos – Allen Bradley: Kenetics 6000, SERCOS Servo Drive Interface, Yaskawa: SGDV, SGDH.
  • Vision – Keyence / Panasonic / Cognex / DVT.
  • Data Acquistion – Keithley: DAS-1400, DAS-1600, PIO-120
Senior Controls Engineers apply today! 
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