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Controls Engineer in Troy, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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    Troy, MI
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Job Description

Controls Engineer
Troy, MI


Our client is a leading supplier of tool design and industrial automation solutions. They are looking to add an experienced and professional Controls Engineer to their team. The Controls Engineer will be responsible for creating electrical and pneumatic schematics, analyzing prints, troubleshooting and debugging electrical and pneumatic designs, determining material and component specifications, and writing programming to operate machinery at a high level of proficiency.

The Controls Engineer must have experience working with Rockwell and Siemens software

Job Title Requirements:

  • 5+ Years prior related experience
  • Experience with Rockwell Software, Siemens an asset
  • Substantial experience with PLC, HMI programming and Robotic integration
  • VFD and Motion Control an Asset
  • Prior Welding (Spot and Mig) experience
  • Availability to travel to customer site as necessary for project. Travel duration is dictated by project and at times may exceed 30%.

Job Title Description:

  • Provide hardware design as required for controls systems including: Power distribution, magnetics, I/O requirements, communication requirements, field wiring, fluid requirements (hydraulic, pneumatic, lube & water)
  • Provide software design as required for controls systems including: PLC logic development or PC based control programming, HMI development, management information system requirements
  • Perform pre-approval checks on hardware and software designs before submittal
  • Complete designs on-time that satisfy all project requirements as outlined by the Scope of Work
  • Perform all field checks and verifications as required
  • Provide start-up/debug assistance during build and tryout
  • Field check I/O
  • Commission software
  • Work with team to develop standard methods and designs for better efficiency and operation
  • Perform Project Leader functions as required
  • Review and evaluate scope of work and project objectives for jobs as assigned by Leader
  • Assist with Manpower scheduling with Leader
  • Provide leadership regarding design related tasks to project team as required


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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