Mobile michigan-jobbank Logo

Jmj Phillip Group Senior Controls Engineer in Holly, Michigan

A 150year-old machine tools company located in the Flint area in seeking a senior level Controls Engineer. The company produces manufacturing systems and CNC machine tools for automotive and other manufacturing applications. A good candidate would have at least ten years of experience in electronic controls design for machine tools. The Controls Engineer will help design the controls for machining systems.spanOverview:/spanAs the company sees an uptick it business, it has found that it needs a controls engineer to help meet production demands. An ideal candidate would have a demonstrated history and adeptness with CNC and PLC machine systems. Previous machine tool experience is and systems design is a hard requirement, and in-depth work with CNC machines is a strong plus.h5span/spanspanSenior Controls Engineer Job Opening/span/h5ulliReview all customer orders and the specifications of those orders./liliDesign controls and alter control packages as customer specifications require./liliFollow the companyrsquo;s standard machine design but make customized changes for each individual customer order./liliProvide quotes to customers on different customization options./liliModify the controls package as necessary throughout the build process./liliStart-up and de-bugging of CNC machines./liliRebuild and update machines for customers./liliLead and execute projects with a team of engineers and technicians./liliTroubleshoot controls designs for clients on site./liliMeet with clients to understand their specific needs and applications.span/span/liliFulfill other duties as assigned./li/ulspanJob Requirements:/spanulliAt least five years of controls design experience in machine tools, more experience preferred./liliExperience designing controls for machine tools for automotive applications is preferred./liliA thorough understanding of PLC/Ladder Logic controls as well as a familiarity with NFPA/NEC codes./liliCNC G M code and controls experience is strongly preferred./liliFamiliarity with Siemens and/or Fanuc machines is preferred./liliKnowledge of metal-removal machine tools and experience building them./liliMastery of design for electrical control systems, power electronics, and electromechanical hardware./liliA firm grasp of advanced computer skills including drafting software in addition to Microsoft office and other programs./liliSeveral years experience with AutoCAD drafting, specifically for controls design./liliProven ability to start and complete projects with little supervision./liliA strong work ethic and self-starter attitude./liliAbility to manage a number of tasks and prioritize certain tasks ahead of others./liliThe ability to travel to clients to make quotes and sometimes service machines./li/ula title="" href=""