Controls / Electrical Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018248
Date Posted:Jun 25
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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Our client, an automation and testing equipment company in Redford, MI is seeking to hire a CONTROLS ENGINEER to support various programs.

JOB TYPE: Full time 6 month contract-to-hire

SCOPE: Provide support on a variety of programs such as designing/developing/delivering electrical components and equipment. Programming sub systems. Controls software planning, programming and debugging.

DUTIES: Electrical Design, commissioning, Field Service, PLC Programming.

  • Automotive vehicle/component development.
  • Outline and Map PLC and HMI programs.
  • Follow customer specifications, and templates to create logic and HMI screens.
  • Program various sub-systems such as vision or camera systems, servo drives, VFDs, limit switches, transducers, etc.
  • Create supporting documentation.
  • Follow a project from software planning, through programming and debug, and into the field for final commissioning or upgrades


  • Engineering degree desired. preferably in Electrical Engineering.
  • 5 years of Controls Engineering work experience
  • Experience with Controls Software such as: Siemens, WinCC, TIA Portal, HMI, Allen Bradley, etc. Must also be proficient in AutoCAD.
  • Ability to travel to support programs

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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