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Automation Controls Engineer

Kelly Services
Rochester, NY 14651
Automation Controls Engineer (Rochester, NY)

Custom Machine Shop located in Rochester, NY is currently hiring a Controls Engineer. This role is a Direct Hire.

About our Client:

Designing and building the machines that build the products of the world- Reliable resource for assembly and test automation projects. They develop systems that marry components in an automatic fashion. Whether it is medical products or electronics, optics or automotive parts...filtration components or one of a thousand other two products are quite alike.

The Automation Controls Engineer will develop the controls design schematics in AutoCAD which includes electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic design as applicable.


Interpret mechanical design drawings for to ensure the correct controls hardware is implemented and the system can be assembled from a controls standpoint (e.g. SolidWorks).

Research supplier products for assembly components that will improve future machine builds.

Help establish new and maintain existing standards.

Develop electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic bill of materials as applicable.

Power electrical systems and configure hardware per application specifications.

Respond to inquiries during assembly working closely with both controls and mechanical build technicians.

Develop concepts with application engineers for customer equipment in the quoting phase based on customer supplied specifications and accurately quote the concept from both a component and labor standpoint.

Design systems that meet or exceed customer specifications.

Design systems and develop equipment operation software that meets or exceeds customer specifications.

Design and develop software applications based on given requirements, specifications, and sequence of operations.

Understand client requirements for GUI/communication interface, networking and create specifications and design based on these requirements.

Troubleshoot issues with existing systems currently installed at customer facilities.

Develop documentation for systems to assist the end user in start up, troubleshooting, machine operation, recommended maintenance and provide a list of recommended spare parts.

Basic Qualifications:

BA/BS degree in engineering or related discipline (BSEE degree preferred).

U.S. citizen or green card.

5+ years of experience in the automation industry.

Must be able and willing to travel and work at customer sites.

Must be available and willing to work overtime, weekends, and holidays to meet customer project commitments.

Proficient in Design/Drafting Tools (e.g. AutoCAD, SolidWorks).

Proficient in developing software for Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) (e.g. Allen-Bradley, Siemens).

Configuring and designing HMI/OIT systems (e.g. Allen Bradley, Siemens, National Instruments, Maple Systems).

Familiar with Industry Standards, NEC, NFPA, UL and CE.

Familiar with Vision Systems (e.g. Cognex, Keyence).

Familiar with various Motion Controllers/Actuators (e.g. Allen-Bradley Kinetix, Siemens Simotion, IAI, Yasakawa).

Familiar with Robotic Systems (e.g. Fanuc, Epson, Yamaha, Staubli).

Experience and skill in troubleshooting control system issues.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-08

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