PLC Controls Engineer - C Crew


New Hudson, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Production & Operations

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Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a PLC Controls Engineer on C Crew located at our new state of the art facility in New Hudson, MI.  If you have experience in production automation then this position might be right for you!

C Crew Schedule is:

Friday, 6:00 am - 6:00 pm (Days)

Saturday, 6:00 am - 6:00 pm (Days)

Sunday, 6:00 pm - 6:00 am (Nights)

Monday, 6:00 pm - 6:00 am (Nights)

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Programming, maintenance, and repairs of  production equipment and related control units in line with maintenance plans to ensure constant availability of the technical systems
  • Writing programs/programming of PLC controls and for test benches
  • Error analysis and correction in case of breakdowns
  • Ensuring constant availability of the system and support continuous improvement and process optimization of machines, tools, equipment, and processes
  • Application of simulation tools (e.g. plant and process simulator)
  • Virtual commissioning of relevant manufacturing equipment
  • Support the continuous improvement of machines, tools, equipment, and processes


Education & Experience:

  • Substantial experience in PLC Programming (Siemens preferred)
  • Approximately 5 years of work experience in an automated, automotive manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of integrated and automated equipment
  • Knowledge of MES and SAP
  • Working as a member of cross-functional teams
  • Knowledge of process optimization techniques
  • Working knowledge of relevant HSE and workplace safety requirements and holds relevant certifications
  • First experience with project/program launches


Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit