CONTROLS ENGINEER

Windsor ON

Job Type:

Direct Hire

About the Role

Our leading factory automation company in Windsor, ON is looking to hire a Controls Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the varying stages of designs through programming and commissioning of control systems. 


Other responsibilities include: 

  • Responsible with electrical/pneumatic AutoCAD design

  • Programming of all types of PLCs and HMIs and Robots

  • Integration of third party systems as part of factory automation machines

  • The customer service delivery model includes start-up, debug, service and/or warranty requirements

  • Specific to the level of knowledge and experience, the position has an accelerating degree of accountability and responsibility

  • Field Service with some travel will be required


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 8-10 years’ experience building factory automation; with a minimum specifically of 5 years in design/programming from inception

  • Post-secondary education specializing in electronics, electrical or controls technology

  • Must be proficient with PLC, HMI, Robotics programming and AutoCAD

  • Siemens S7 and all Allen Bradley programming software experience preferred

  • In addition, this person will have strong problem solving, organizational and computer skills, with the ability to meet deadlines. Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Experience working in the nuclear, pharmaceutical, and food/beverage industry

  • Knowledge of Vision Systems is an asset

  • Technical knowledge of manufacturing processes and factory automation would be considered an asset.