Controls Technician

Job Type Permanent
Job ID 17020
Salary $0.00
Job Description

Title: Controls Technician
Location: Guelph, ON
Type: Full Time Permanent
Salary: TBD
Shift: Flexible
Overtime: Yes  

Premiums: Additional $5/hr will apply for work performed at customer locations - Additional $1/hr shift premium will apply for night shift work

Benefits: TBD

Vacation: Vacation will begin at 2 weeks for the first year.


Our client are the experts in the field of industrial robotics with a specialty in robotic manufacturing applications, providing everything from system design to machine commissioning. They tackle any project, including but not limited to custom automation (design and build), machine retrofit, automation integration, and all required maintenance and service. 


Our client are currently looking for experienced employees in the controls technician field to join their team.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Commission, setup, install and program PLCs and HMIs in accordance with the customer requirements
  • Develop and design control systems logic
  • Ensure test procedures are performed smoothly and safely by surrounding technicians
  • Record data from test parts and assemblies
  • Assist project teams in reviewing documents and plans
  • Investigate malfunctioning/damaged products, identify problems and report findings to lead Engineer(s)

Additional Qualifications:

  • Provide excellent customer service when working on location
  • Employ clear communication skills with customers, management lead Engineers and other employees
  • Adhere to all related safe work practices and customer safety requirements
  • Work in accordance with lead Engineer specifications and guidelines
  • Generate documentation to support quality compliance programs as required


  • Diploma or bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (Automation/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Technology etc.)
  • Relevant work experience will be considered
  • 3+ years of industry experience preferred
  • Experience with Allen Bradley or Siemens PLCs and HMIs is an asset
  • Experience with E Plan software is beneficial
  • Experience with robot brands such as ABB, Yaskawa / Motoman, Nachi, and Kuka an asset.
  • Automotive / Assembly industry experience is beneficial
  • Travel throughout Canada and USA required

COVID-19 considerations:

  • All workers will be screened for COVID 19 symptoms upon arrival and workers must wear facial masks at all times while on customer’s site.

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role, please submit your resume to Masood Noor by email at [email protected]


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