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Controls Engineer

Company:
The DAKO Group
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Salary:
90,000K
Posted:
February 15, 2018
Description:

Our Grand Rapids, MI client is seeking to fill the role Controls Engineer for a direct hire position.

-Acts as a contact person within a specific field of expertise within the department

- Contributes to the continuous improvement by using the company methodology and internal / external benchmarks within his field of expertise

-Supports and trains respective staff

-Supports global projects

-Plans and supports the implementation of processes for technologies within the field of expertise

Supports and advises product developments from a technical perspective

-Monitors technical trends and analyzes consequential possible improvement measures for existing processes and procedures; arranges respective changes after consultation

-Ensures the communication and exchange of information on standards, guidelines, procedures to / from regions and PGs (through the development and coordination of regular meetings of expert groups)

-Evaluates and improves machine safety conditions for plant personnel

-Initiates and implements repairs and improvements on line coverage

-Investigates production and quality issues using problem solving and root cause analysis techniques

-Researches, tests, and purchases parts and new equipment along with monitoring existing stock

-Plans and designs new projects regarding both in-house projects and new line startups

-Enforces and follows safety procedures, being attentive to unsafe behaviors or conditions, and taking necessary corrective actions

Qualifications:

-Siemens Programming/Controls

3-5 years of working experience

-Responsibility for employees and budget

-Complex projects

-Troubleshoots complex global inter disciplinary problems / multi functional expertise / specific fields of expertise ; highly influence on profit & loss

-Previous engineering experience in manufacturing environment preferred