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Controls Engineer

By July 18, 2023No Comments

Hey, YOU! Are you looking to join a leading automotive manufacturing facility in the Chattanooga area? This client is seeking a top notch candidate to join their team as a Controls Engineer. The ideal candidate will possess: 

  • Strong mechanical knowledge of tooling

  • Automation skills

  • PLC’s ABB, UR, and Fanuc

  • Must be able to program PLC’s and robotics

  • Must have electrical troubleshooting in tooling, robotics, preventative maintenance and debugging.

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering


Does this sound like something that would interest you or someone you know? GREAT! Keep reading.

What’s in it for you?

  • Great work/life balance
  • Excellent healthcare benefits
  • Parental leave
  • Being a part of change for the future
  • Tech-based training 
  • Award winning culture
  • Career advancements
  • Competitive compensation

Day-to-day tasks on the job:

  • Pro-active behavior for the acquisition, the development, and the sharing of technical competencies.

  • Support commitments established in the ISO 14001 Environmental Policy procedures and work instructions.

  • Support environmental programs to achieve objectives and targets

  • Support new and current automation projects

  • Work on shop floor for programs supporting Mechanical tooling, Robot programming, Electrical troubleshooting, Cycle time improvements, and Machine debugging.

  • Work with the Maintenance department to develop Preventive Maintenance for automation cells, and lead techs to perform these tasks.

  • Lead minor automation upgrades to serial programs with focus on reducing non-ergo friendly operations, reducing MOD, etc.

  • Interface with the Automation team in FIS BG, sharing best practices, aligning deployments of new systems.

  • Autonomously carry out the follow up of the technical files, design studies, startup testing, and maintenance readiness of the automatic functions integrated by the suppliers in the production equipment.