Controls Engineer

Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16851
Job Description

Our client is a leading manufacturer or extrusion products and they are looking to hire for the position of Controls Engineer.

Title:  Controls Engineer
Location: Windsor, ON
Type: Full Time Permanent
Shift: Available to work rotating shifts; including days, midnights, and weekends if required
Salary: TBD 
Benefits:  Company pension, Dental care, Employee assistance program, Life insurance, Vision care
Schedule: 8 hour shift

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, apply and validate controls system to allow the specified functionality of machine control.
  • Review and approve mechanical/electrical drawings (ACAD) and customer and product specifications.
  • Apply best practices in design and documentation including schematics and spare parts for new and existing equipment.
  • Program, configure and design (Siemens, Schneider, Omron or AB Control Logix an asset)
  • Commission and analyze various PLC and electric interface problems.
  • Debug and start up PLC systems. (knowledge of Robots, CNC, Vision Systems would be an asset)
  • Build process, mechanic, pneumatic, hydraulic controls
  • Understand or develop machining and assembly processes.
  • Use industrial networks
  • Read and follow design specifications
  • Maintaining and updating electrical and hydraulic drawings of current and new equipment.
  • Maintaining backups of PLC program and software
  • Updating of existing equipment


  • Degree or Diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution is required. Programs of study would include: Robotic Technician, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Automation, Mechatronics, and Industrial Controls.
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience related to industrial automation and controls
  • Ability to retain information and communicate effectively
  • Strong trouble shooting and diagnostic skills
  • Broad knowledge of process automation and machinery
  • Ability to work independently or as a team in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Strongly motivated with high levels of initiative
  • Available to work rotating shifts; including days, midnights, and weekends if required
  • After Hours support if required as we are 24-7 operation.

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role please apply online, email or fax your resume to Aneezah Dhir.

fax to 416-495-8487

We are an equal opportunity Employer


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