ME Automation (PLC) - Day or Night Shift


Plymouth-Detroit, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  R&D/Engineering
Type of Contract:  Permanent
Job ID:  32213
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Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a  ME/Controls Engineer (PLC) on day or night shift (depending on business needs and candidate availability) located at their Detroit Plant in Plymouth, MI. 

If you have experience with programming machines and robot integration, then this position might be right for you!

Job Responsibilities 
•    Provide programming and electronic support for Manufacturing Engineering and Maintenance to support production. This includes machine and process troubleshooting
•    Support controls integration of quality and equipment related fail safes      
•    Develop and modify PLC and Robotic Programs including Siemens Software TIA Portal, WinCC, Step 7    
•    Develop and modify Data Acquisition Systems via high level language programming including HMI/SCADA programming (RS View)      
•    Proposes and implement electrical control systems that optimize machine and process performance      
•    Ensure equipment compliance with OSHA, NEC, NFPA and other applicable standards     
•    Train maintenance and manufacturing personnel on control systems      
•    Create and update electrical drawings for equipment and facilities power distribution      
•    Shut down any equipment which is deemed a safety hazard      
•    Approves new and modified equipment and equipment electrical design changes      
•    Authorize repair work  


Education and Experience
•    Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field      
•    5+ years’ experience in automotive/manufacturing      
•    High Level programming language      
•    Industrial electricity, safety circuits and devices, Ladder Logic, Operator Interface software      
•    Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, Ability to work in a team oriented environment      
•    Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and knowledge of databases      
•    Visual Basic and Lab View for Applications       
•    PLC Programming (Siemens)      
•    HMI Programming (Rs view, Factory Talk View Studio ME)      
•    Communications (Ethernet IP, Profinet, Devicenet)

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.