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Controls Engineer in Waukesha, WI at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Waukesha, WI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Are you someone who thrives in a fast paced, and challenging atmosphere?  Would you like to be a part of a dynamic team working with cutting edge products and technology?  If so, please continue to read! 

Due to growth, our client a global leader in the development and manufacture of hydraulic and electro-hydraulic controls for off-highway applications is looking for a rock star Controls Engineer to join their team of top performers. 

Controls Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, debug and deliver automation controls and electrical controls hardware and software for internal customers
  • Function effectively in a team environment
  • Write specifications defining the functional scope of assembly and/or test equipment requirements.
  • Global leader for all sites for data acquisition hardware/software on hydraulic test equipment controls and programming.
  • Integrate VFD and Servo motor controls to manufacturing equipment
  • Write equipment support manuals, including electrical schematics and program documentation.
  • Integrate vision hardware (Cognex, Keyence) into process/controls
  • Work with IS/IT to integrate process data collection to SQL database and deploy a standardized database format globally.
  • Write code (PC, PLC, VB, and LabVIEW) to execute process. Architect, develop, test, and deploy a reusable, modular software solution that involves using a structured software development process with version management.

Controls Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering required.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience working in systems engineering, design, assembly, and/or material handling.
  • HMI programming experience, VB program knowledge needed
  • Ability to travel up to 35%
  • Understanding of OSHA safety standards required for automated assembly and test equipment.
  • Effective problem solving, judgment, and independent thinking skills for troubleshooting, repair, and recognition of acceptable or unacceptable product quality.
  • Programming experience is required. (LabVIEW, Allen Bradley, Siemens required, Mitsubishi, Modicon preferred)
  • Ability to read electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic prints and schematics.
  • Vision integration experience (Cognex, Keyence).

As a member of the team. In return for your hard work, and contribution to keeping our client ahead of the competition.  They will have the opportunity to receive a great benefits package and a work environment that is second to none! 

We’d love to hear why you would be the perfect candidate for this Controls Engineer role.  What are your successes and what are you passionate about?  Tell us your story and send us your resume too!  Please submit to

Recruiter Name: Juan GarciaRecruiter Phone: (262) 886-8000 ext. 261