Controls Engineer

Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Milwaukee, WI

Are you a standout Controls Project Engineer looking for a challenging position with a cutting edge company?  If so I have a phenomenal opportunity for you to join a dynamic, industry leading company in the customization of high quality welding and assembly equipment for the automotive industry. 

In this position you’ll be responsible for the performance and profitability of the control system related technical aspects of a project (i.e. – electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, water, welding, lubrication, and programming).  Systems may include programmable logic controllers (PLC), operator interface terminals (OIT), robots, servos, distributed I/O, welders, AC/DC drives, vision systems, material handling, conveyors, spraying, dispensing, industrial networks, instrumentation, pneumatics, hydraulics, and electro-mechanical control devices. 

Minimum of eight (8) years of custom automated equipment controls design, build, implementation, debug and troubleshooting experience (direct experience with assembly equipment preferred, as it relates to manufacturing and factory floor automation).


Control system design experience

Electrical – Strong experience required

Pneumatic – Working knowledge required (ability to size, specify components, and design is a plus)

Hydraulic – Working knowledge required


Programming and commissioning experience

PLC - Strong experience required (Allen-Bradley and Siemens preferred)

HMI - Strong experience required (Allen-Bradley and Siemens preferred)

Industrial Networks (DeviceNet, Ethernet, EtherNet/IP, RIO, ControlNet, ProfiBUS, ProfiNet, ProfiSafe) – Some experience required

Servos – Solid working knowledge and some experience required

AC/DC Drives – Solid working knowledge and some experience required

Peripherals (i.e. - RFID, pin stampers, vision systems, bar code readers, serial interfaces, etc…) –Some working knowledge and experience required

Experience providing designs that comply with industry-accepted standards and codes (i.e. - OSHA, ANSI, NFPA, RIA, NEC, etc.)

Proven experience managing project budgets and schedules


In return for your hard work and contribution to keeping our client as a leader in their industry you’ll be rewarded with a competitive compensation and benefits package.  As well as unheard of growth potential and a company culture second to none!


Recruiter Name: 
Juan Garcia
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 261

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