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Controls Engineer
Location: Lawrenceville, GA

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Join this highly innovative and successful OEM who is a world leader in producing custom machinery. For the past two consecutive years this OEM has received international recognition as a top company judged to be "an exceptional employer that provides its employees with comprehensive options for personal development.". If you have at least 5 years of successful experience as a Controls Engineer in the automation industry, please consider applying.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Design of Electrical Hardware
  • Design of Software Concepts and Structures
  • Software code for station/module/ production lines
  • Support of wiring of mechatronic components
  • Support wiring of fluid components
  • Performing I/O checks on installed equipment
  • Lead on Setup and Commissioning process
  • Lead support in acceptance runs
  • Lead in production support on machines and production lines at customer site
  • Give Training to Operators and Maintenance personnel
  • Editing of technical documents with approval of the document owner and version control:
    • Wiring/mechanical/fluid diagrams
    • Documentation and Manuals
    • Work instructions and SOP's
  • Troubleshooting errors and malfunctions
  • Product/Process Optimization
  • Support Validation and Qualification processes
  • Travel to customer in North America to perform:
    • Installation of equipment
    • Setup and commissioning
    • Retrofits / upgrades
    • Troubleshooting
    • Production support
    • Validation support
  • Occasionally travel to company headquarters in Germany for:
    • Support during assembly of production lines
    • Setup and Commissioning
    • Training 
Job Requirements:
  • 5 to 7 Years of experience as a Controls Engineer in the automation industry
  • Experience with the assembly, installation, start-up of custom designed automation systems
  • Experience with test and automation systems is required
  • Must be familiar with the installation and trouble shooting of both mechanical and controls systems on automated equipment
  • The ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings in both European and North American formats is required
  • Familiarity with PLC’s and HMI's/SCADA is required and experience in the medical / clean room industry as well as in Validation will be a plus
  • A minimum of a Bachelors' degree in Industrial Systems Technology or Mechatronic Engineering, Controls or Electrical Engineering

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