Controls Engineering Manager

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020086
Date Posted:Feb 18
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Looking for a Controls Engineering Manager for our client located in Shelby Township, MI area.

Area of Concentration: Welding Systems

Basic Function: Responsibilities typically involve evaluation of outside supplier quotes, overseeing hardware & software engineering, documentation, debug/tryout, and leading the projects thru completion within the schedule and budget constraints.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the controls team through system concept, architecture, hardware and software development based on line up information from the mechanical engineering and the customer.
  • Guarantee the workability, completeness and accuracy of all system designs. Controls Manager shall be capable to properly design all aspects of a welding system. Complete designs include all aspects of a weld system from schematics to layouts and Bill of Materials.
  • Maintain the forecast and schedule for the controls department, based on the project workload and constraint dates.
  • Assure that the controls team fully documents and maintains engineering records for incorporation into engineer’s job book.
  • Ideal candidate shall have an understanding of ladder logic and HMI using Rockwell, Siemens, and Omron in order to resolve issues (hands-on) and mentor the controls team members.

Position Summary & Requirements:

  • A background in controls PLC programming using Rockwell, Siemens, and Omron
  • Knowledge of spot and mig welding control systems
  • Strong root cause and trouble shoot capabilities – expected to be a technical expert.
  • Ability to understand and implement servo drives
  • Robot I/O interfacing. Basic operation knowledge of Fanuc, ABB, and Motoman
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience.
  • ACAD Electrical experience

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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