Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Our client, a manufacturing company in the Grand Rapids area is looking for a Controls Engineer to join their team.
Understand importance of quality requirements by maintaining, adjusting, and repairing manufacturing equipment in a timely manner when necessary to meet customer needs.
Must adhere to relevant TS16949 and ISO14001 systems works instructions, processes, and procedures.
Correct mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, etc., problems and if not possible, report concerns to group leader and/or department manager.
Maintain, inspect, repair and/or adjust trim fixtures, assembly fixtures, support equipment, etc., when necessary to ensure employee safety and product quality.
Advise group leader and/or department manager when spare parts are used to repair.
Follow lockout/tagout procedures as well as safety rules 100% of the time.
Use company software to communicate work orders and document use of spare parts.
Perform timely preventative maintenance on assigned fixtures and machinery
3-5 years of experience
Associates degree or equivalent experience
Automotive industry experience preferred
Knowledge and experience reading and interpreting electrical and mechanical blueprints and diagrams.
A thorough understanding of electrical components and electronic devices.
Knowledge and experience applying and interpreting results from common electrical measurement instruments (voltmeter, ammeter, ohmmeter, etc).
Good working knowledge of computers and applications.
Experience in industrial automation / control systems AC and DC.
A good understanding of Ethernet communications and Network Skills. Certifications are a plus.
Strong mechanical ability and knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, and automated systems.
Experience with selecting electrical and mechanical components.
A working knowledge of PLC s, robotics, and HMI controls.
Good analytical and troubleshooting abilities for defective electrical components, motors, drives, and pneumatics.