3rd Shift Controls Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019407
Date Posted:Jul 15
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Controls Engineer

Our client is looking to add a Controls Engineer to their 3rd shift


  • To display a fair and consistent approach by following the principles of the Value Statement and Mission Statement to help ensure a satisfied workplace for all employees.
  • To support Company policies and business objectives while performing the specific responsibilities of your job.
  • Exhibit teamwork skills and actively participate in company activities in a positive working environment.
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills in a work environment that is striving for continuous improvement.
  • Follow Company policies and display conduct expected of employees
  • Adhere to all safety and health objectives, policies and procedures to provide for a safe and healthful workplace.
  • Maintain proper ergonomics at all times when performing assigned tasks.
  • Complete LPAs on time; weekly
  • Complete Safe Audit on time; weekly

Specific Job Duties:

  • Update, modify and continuously improve existing controls systems including robotic programs, Allen Bradley ladder logic, relay logic, electrical distribution, motor controls, multiple operator interfaces, hydraulics and pneumatics distribution control.
  • Design and develop new machine controls involving robotics, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and vision (Cognex/Keyence) applications.
  • Coordinate in a professional manner with engineering and maintenance on existing machine controls modifications and issues keeping existing equipment function and production running.
  • Knowledge of the integration of barcode scanners/cameras into PLC control systems.
  • Provide electrical support for injection molding press systems (Cincinnati Milicron, Farrel, Van Dorn, Toshiba and Krauss Maffei)
  • Provide electrical support for injection molding robotics (Wittmann, Star, Sepro and Milicron).
  • Assures that all systems are maintained at maximum acceptable levels.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • Knowledge of manufacturing equipment and systems involving Urethane reaction injection molding, Rotational dry cast cells, Vacuum forming, Paint cells, Laser scoring, water jets, sonic and vibration welding and others.
  • Experience in RSLogix 5000, 500 Factory Talk View, Mitsubishi, Siemens and Omron PLC/HMI systems.
  • Industrial protocols such as Ethernet, Profibus, RS-232, Devicenet, DH+.
  • Strong deductive reasoning/problem solving skills.
  • Visual Basic or other software design is a plus.
  • AutoCAD design software.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SQL/Access.

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 submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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