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Controls Engineer in Akron, OH at Marvel Consultants Inc

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Controls Engineer

Major machinery manufacturing company with facilities in North America and Europe requires a controls engineer for its office in Akron.  The preferred candidate should have a B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology.


  • Prepare detail drawings and schematics for electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic machine control sub-systems using AutoCAD
  • Review, specify and verify use of sub-vendor components in final machine design
  • Work with other engineers and manufacturing personnel to clarify and resolve controls problems
  • Develop, implement and evaluate test procedures to verify machine operation meets functional and performance specifications
  • Troubleshoot and debug industrial machine PLC and HMI programs

Job Requirements

Controls Engineer



  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology.
  • Five years of control systems/software design and implementation experience.
  • Familiarity with pneumatic controls and process control instrumentation with industrial network/communication protocols
  • Ability to configure, design and debug PLC ladder logic and HMI programs
  • Experience with RSLogix5000 and FactoryTalk View
  • Be a self-starter and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel internationally up to 20% of the time
  • EPLAN and Siemens experience not mandatory but preferred
  • Ability to multi-tasking projects

Please reference Job Code 5156 DS when responding to this position.  Please send your resume as an attached document in Word form.