Electrical Controls Engineer

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Gables Search Group
Engineer, PLC, CAD, HMI
Full Time

Job Description

Electrical Controls Engineer
Madison Heights, MI

Summary of the Electrical Controls Engineer:
Our client, a growing, successful player in the industrial automation field, is looking for an Electrical Controls Engineer to grow their team. In this position, you'll work the full life-cycle of projects from client requirements, to electrical design, controls programming, and debug. You'll work on projects for a variety of end clients, giving your work a great deal of variety. This is a small team backed by a large organization, so you'll have a chance to make a real difference in a position with great stability and growth potential.

This is hands-on, technically challenging position and unlike others with similar responsibilities, you won't travel heavily (less than 10%). The work is primarily at the company's main development center, with some on-site support from time to time.

This is one of the best opportunities you'll find for work-life balance.

Qualifications of the Electrical Controls Engineer:
  • BSEE, BSET (or similar 4-year degree) with 3+ years of experience.
  • Strong background in PLC programming, including writing programs from scratch and creating HMIs. This is not for someone who has update/modified/fixed existing programs.
  • Experience with Allen Bradley is a must (Siemens is a plus).
  • Solid experience in electrical design. EPLAN knowledge is a plus, but any CAD software is acceptable.
  • Good communication skills, with a proven ability to interact directly with customers.


Compensation of the Electrical Controls Engineer:
Salary: $85,000-110,000/year

Location: Madison Heights. MI
Relocation: Yes
Visa Sponsorship: NONE-s or Only
Travel: Less than 10%

Knowledge of the following areas will be helpful - Engineer, engineering, automotive, vehicles, Electric, Electrical, Electronic, PLC, "Programmable Logic Controller", Controls, HMI, guardlogix, "guard logix", controllogix, "control logix" , simatic, "Siemens safety PLC", S5, S7,"Step 7", "step 5", Telemecanique, "camera logic", cognex, "Siemens PLC", "Siemens controls", "panel design", "control logix", "RSView", "Device Net", "Allen Bradley", "Allen-Bradley", Logix, ControlNet, DeviceNet, SCADA, "panel design", "RS view", wonderware, servo, "stepper motor", motion, machiney, machine, Voltage, CAD


Company Information

Gables Search Group headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio has been a leader in search and placement nationwide since 2002. Our company specializes in both direct and contract (temporary) staffing in all industries and disciplines.

Each member of our highly trained and experienced sales and recruiting team is committed to identifying a company’s needs and providing them with the most marketable candidate to fit their goals.

Gables Search Group is a member of the Top Echelon Network, the largest network of search firms in the United States with over 1,500 recruiters. Having this many recruiters at our finger tips, allows us to fill any role a hiring manager needs anywhere in the United States, thus making us a leader in finding qualified candidates for our hiring managers and great jobs for our job seekers.

Dice Id : 90934198
Position Id : 3b10f157-b236-40ff-8a7e-a4b0fae9658f
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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