Controls Engineer - Robot

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019817
Date Posted:Dec 30
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Auburn Hills, MI is looking for a Controls Engineer - Robot for a Contract to hire opportunity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Programming, troubleshooting, and preparation of robots to customer specifications.
  • Develop and implement software designs from functional specifications utilizing Siemens S7 and other software packages. Executes software product design, feasibility studies, preparation of specifications and technical documentation.
  • Perform robot debug and commission activities on shop floor and customer site.
  • Perform PLC debug and commission activities on shop floor and customer site.
  • Carries out engineering solutions and designs in compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer requirements and project specifications.
  • Prepare software documentation for customer approval, and final documentation.
  • Addresses potential problems and carries out appropriate actions individually or proposes solutions to the project engineer depending on the severity of the problem.
  • Comply with and enforce all company and customer safety policies.
  • Regular attendance at the assigned job site(s).

Education and/or Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field, and 4 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Working experience programming ABB Robots is required.
  • Working experience utilizing Siemens Step 7 is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven success programming and debugging Fanuc, KUKA, or other robot programs
  • Experience with AB Control Logix and Schneider (telemechanique) preferred
  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical and hardware schematics.
  • Ability to present information and respond to questions from customers and suppliers.
  • Ability to travel up to 50%

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

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