Automation Controls Engineer

Midwest

Shelby Township, Michigan – Movement Search & Delivery   www.movementsearch.com   is working with a manufacturing company focused on controls, software, mechanical, and processing engineering. Due to recent growth within the company, they have opened a position for a Controls Engineer.

What you will do: The Controls Engineer designs/develops PLC programs to control automation systems, designs/develops user interface screens, and manages complex interactions between the system PLC, robots, and other equipment. The role leads the controls software team during project execution, trains less-experienced engineers, writes specifications as required for project. The position writes help documentation for end users, performs basic training of customer personnel, and travels to customer facility. 

What you will need: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. Strong experience writing software for robotic automation systems. Extensive knowledge of industrial communications protocols (i.e. EthernetIP, DeviceNet, Remote I/O, Data Highway+, etc.). Expert-level knowledge of Allen Bradley controls hardware. Experience writing code for plant floor systems reporting. Willingness to travel (up to 100%). Experience writing software to interface with other robots (i.e. ABB, Kawasaki, etc.). Experience programming other PLCs (i.e. Siemens, GEFanuc, Mitsubishi, etc.). FANUC Karel programming for robot customizations. Robot path teach (FANUC robots) experience. Experience with AutoCad.

What we offer: Honest and transparent representation to our clients…  it’s what we do.

If you have ALL of the required qualifications for this position and are skeptical about sending in a resume to someone you have never spoken with, give us a call. We try to rise above the recruiting rhetoric by giving our contact information in order to provide you as much information as possible. We go to great lengths to work directly with the hiring managers for the positions we represent so our job descriptions truly reflect the needs of the organization.

Please send your resume and current compensation to:

Sarah Shipman
jobs@movementsearch.com
(Yes, this email goes directly to a real person)
248-297-5307