Controls Engineer II

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  • $80,000 to $95,000 per annum
  • Posted 48 days ago

Controls Engineer II
JOB LOCATION: Ottawa County, Michigan

My client is an established and steadily growing automation and specialty machine company looking to fill a full-time position with a detail-oriented, dependable person. We offer a competitive wage including an extensive benefits package and a steady flow of work in a creative, innovative environment.

The position of Controls Engineer II is responsible for creating control solutions and troubleshooting existing systems while coordinating with mechanical engineers, electricians, and assemblers. It is imperative that this person is a team player that has the individual motivation to learn and instruct others.


* High School Diploma (BSEE preferred)


* Thorough understanding of Allen Bradley PLC’s (Safety and standard controllers), servos, robots (ABB, Motoman, Fanuc) and vision systems (Cognex and Keyence)
* Pneumatic and Electric Design
* Valid driver’s license


* Ability to design controls systems from 3D mechanical models
* BricsCAD – for Electrical and Pneumatic Schematics
* Work with the mechanical designers to help create control solutions
* Design Electrical and Pneumatic schematics
* Reading and understanding manuals
* Troubleshooting electrical and pneumatic systems
* Mechanical aptitude
* Willingness to learn and Self-motivated
* Organizational skills / PC and typing skills / Reading comprehension
* Time management/Problem-solving skills
* Maintain a professional attitude and appearance
* Machine safety design (Electrical and Pneumatic)
* Some local travel on occasions (maybe 10-12 times a year so minimal)

What we Offer:

* Competitive salary ranges – $80,000 – $95,000 (depending on experience)
* Benefits plan (including healthcare, dental, vision, 401K etc)
* Paid overtime over 40 hours at x1.5 and double time
* Clear career path opportunity to develop and grow within the business

If you’re a skilled, hardworking, detail-oriented, reliable person and focused on producing a quality, specialized product, my client is on the lookout for you.

If you have a creative brain, interesting thoughts, and a good soul and you are seeking a starting point for a potential long-term career, not a job, my client are the family-owned upbeat, and onward growing company that you have been looking for.

Talos is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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