Manpower Engineering is seeking a Controls Engineer.
The Controls Engineer role will provide expertise in electrical controls design and implementation. Work with the sales team to provide custom controls designs which meet the requirements of our customers. Improve and upgrade Hamer-Fischbein control systems as required by changing technology and increasing complexity of product mix. Develop embedded software for specified products.
Performs conceptual design of packaging machinery and systems controls, including component selection, system integration, programming, and development of product documentation.
Supports equipment sales by translating marketing specifications and customer needs into cost effective control solutions that meet internal and external requirements. Write PLC and HMI code for packaging machinery using Allen Bradley and other legacy brands.
Works with suppliers to properly specify components, investigate new technology and procure parts/systems for prototype projects.
Interacts with field service technicians and production to validate control designs and address improvements. Train technicians and production as necessary to support new designs. Travel to customer sites as required to support installations and resolve customer issues that service techs cannot resolve on their own.
Efficiently and accurately create software for automation equipment.
2-year Automated Systems and Robotics Degree required
5+ years experience with controls design, robotic programming, HMI programming, variable speed drive and servo control.
Experience with AutoCad Required, Solidworks a plus.