We have a current opportunity for a Senior Controls Engineer on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Paterson. For further information about this position please apply.
Job Opportunity: Senior Controls Engineer with PLC Programming Experience Location: New Jersey
Are you an experienced Senior Controls Engineer with a passion for PLC programming? Do you thrive on designing and implementing cutting-edge automation solutions? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our dynamic team in New Jersey.
Company Overview: We are a leading innovator in Industrial Automation. Our commitment to excellence and continuous improvement has driven us to seek a skilled Automation Engineer to enhance our manufacturing processes and contribute to our ongoing success.
Position Overview: As an Automation Engineer with PLC programming experience, you will play a pivotal role in the development, implementation, and maintenance of our automated systems. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to drive efficiency, optimise production, and ensure the highest level of quality in our products.
- Design, develop, and implement PLC-based automation solutions to streamline production processes.
- Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to identify automation opportunities and requirements.
- Program, troubleshoot, and maintain PLC systems to ensure seamless operation.
- Integrate automation systems with existing manufacturing equipment and processes.
- Conduct thorough testing and validation of automation solutions to guarantee reliability and performance.
- Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies to drive continuous improvement.
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation, or related field.
- Proven experience in PLC programming, configuration, and troubleshooting (Siemens, Allen-Bradley, or similar platforms).
- Proficiency in HMI and SCADA systems.
- Strong understanding of industrial communication protocols (Ethernet/IP, Profibus, Modbus, etc.).
- Familiarity with robotics, motion control, and servo systems is a plus.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and effectively communicate technical concepts.
- Problem-solving mindset with a keen attention to detail.