Controls Engineer

  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • $100,000 - $120,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Amber Wood
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A bit about us:

Automotive tier 1 Supplier with over 50 years in business

Why join us?

Competitive Compensation
Growth opportunities
Full Benefits package

Job Details

Responsible for Electrical Engineering support and for specifying/implementing equipment controls and improving manufacturing performance


Develops and implements optimal, cost-effective processes and methods in accordance with product specifications, quality, and health/safety standards. Recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls.
Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods.
Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment.
Prepares and maintains detailed layouts of buildings and equipment.
Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members, and evaluating results.
Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency.
Devises and implement preventative, total productive and predictive maintenance plans to drive equipment reliability to best in class.
Develops solutions to repetitive failures and other maintenance problems and Provides troubleshooting support for electrical and mechanical systems
Develops plans to reduce energy intensity and energy consumption
Provides technical support to manufacturing and other manufacturing engineers
Develops and implements optimal, cost-effective control processes and methods in accordance with product manufacturing requirements and health/safety standards.
Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various control system upgrades.
Prepares and maintains detailed policies and procedures for Process Control Systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to read electrical and hydraulic/pneumatic schematics
Proficient with Allen Bradly PLC controls
RSLinx, RSLogix 5, 500, 5000 (motion). Panelbuilder, RSVIEW 32, ME. Ultraware
Proficient with VFD, temperature control, data recording
Experience with equipment safety systems including STI & Banner devices
Ability to analyze difficult and complex engineering systems and render clear interpretation and direction
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Microsoft Access, Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
Proficient with AutoCAD and or Autodesk Inventor
Experience in equipment reliability engineering
Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.
Bachelor's Degree
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Grand Rapids, MI
Job Type
$100,000 - $120,000