Sr. Controls Engineer

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Judge Group, Inc.
Full Time

Job Description

Location: Morton, IL
The Judge Group has partnered with a leading manufacturing company to identify a Senior Controls Engineer. Our client is IATF 16949 certified, providing thermal management and emissions technology solutions to the global Automotive, Commercial Truck, Off-Highway and Military markets.

Our Client is looking for a Sr. Controls Engineer located in Morton, IL.


We are looking for an experienced and highly qualified Controls Engineer/PLC Programmer to oversee the development of automated control systems. The Controls Engineer designs, develops, and supervises all aspects of electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery. May be responsible for the installation and technical support of PLC based hardware and software.


  • Designing and developing new control systems
  • Testing, maintaining and modifying existing systems
  • Analyzing data and presenting findings in written reports
  • Working collaboratively with design engineers, operation engineers, purchasing and other internal staff
  • Liaising with clients, suppliers, contractors and relevant authorities
  • Project management within cost and time constrained environments
  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with relevant health and safety regulations and quality standards
  • Providing advice and consultancy support
  • Writing computer software and test procedures
  • Developing new business proposals
  • Analyzing operations, designing workflows and production processes, reducing inefficiency, and ensuring that final products meet the established quality standards
  • Developing and implementing process improvements and technological upgrades
  • Designing control systems to minimize costs and production issues
  • Additional responsibilities may be assigned to meet the business needs


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field required
  • 5+ years of relevant experience working as an engineer in the manufacturing industry
  • Advanced knowledge of production machinery, processes, and standards
  • Proficiency with PLC hardware and software: Siemens Step 7 Safety Siemens Portal (HMI / PLC), Siemens Starter Fanuc / Motoman experience or PLC interaction Robotic Material handling / welding systems, Keyence Laser marking systems
  • Familiarity with automated welding equipment and processes a plus
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected


  • Creative problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent critical thinking skills and a high level of numeracy
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong teamworking skills, with an ability to motivate others and to lead or manage teams and projects
  • Flexibility and an ability to compromise
  • A willingness to accept responsibility and make decisions
  • A high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent customer care skills and good commercial awareness
  • An understanding of and ability to work with high-level computer technology


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Company Information

The Judge Group, celebrating its 50th anniversary, is a leading professional services firm specializing in talent, technology, and learning solutions. We consult, staff, train, and solve. Through our work we make people and organizations better. Our services are successfully delivered through a network of more than 30 offices in the United States, Canada, and India. The Judge Group serves more than 50 of the Fortune 100 and is responsible for over 9,000 professionals on assignment annually across a wide range of industries.

Dice Id : cxjudgpa
Position Id : 902880
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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