Technical Specialist (Electrical and Controls)

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Technical Specialist (Electrical and Controls)

 (Job #TSWEB)

Responsible for Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) programming, plant floor system integration including configuration and start-up/debugging. Responsible for project management support, field installation, start-up, and debugging of new/ reworked equipment, and acting as the lead technical resource for Manufacturing Execution System (MES) projects. Work closely with client management to develop strategies and coordinated with multiple internal and external resources. Work with designers, process engineers, product specialists, and other team members. Review designs, managed change orders and reporting. Define and ensure compliance with engineering specifications and quality standards. Support integration and configuration of plant floor systems. Gather the required information to assemble bid package contents using the latest customer template. Assist in the development of controls/ systems standards for the customer. Provide controls engineering support for the start-up and debug of equipment to make functional. On-site representation for program implementation and contract compliance.

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechatronics Engineering, Electronics Engineering or foreign educational equivalent. Two years of experience in the position offered, or in a similar position, such as Controls Engineer. Experience must include system integration, PLC programming, configuration and start-up/debugging for automotive plant floor systems.
  • Work location: Farmington Hills, MI
  • This position is subject to the Employee Referral Program.

Interested candidates should send resume and salary requirements with cover letter including reference code job number to (no phone calls please): K. Brown, ( Design Systems, Inc., 38799 West 12 Mile Road, Suite 100, Farmington Hills, MI  48331 Job #TSWEB.

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