Controls Engineer - Morales Group

Direct hire Controls Engineer in Greencastle, IN.

Summary for the Controls Engineer:

Plans, directs, and performs activities concerned with design, modification and maintenance of equipment, machinery, and facilities. Primary focus on the systems of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls for machines and equipment

Responsibilities of the Controls Engineer:

  • Analyze plant processes, design and implement improvements
  • Troubleshooting issues with hardware and processes
  • Work with others to detect problems and implement solutions
  • Supports continuous improvement programs for health, safety and environmental
  • Maintains a working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner
  • Supports maintenance and production personnel in maintaining production uptime

Physical requirements of the Controls Engineer:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is required to stand, walk, sit and talk and hear. The employee must regularly lift and / or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and / or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and / or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

Education requirements for the Controls Engineer:

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology, or related field from accredited four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Related experience includes:

  • 2 years experience programming machine controls (Allen Bradley or Mitsubishi)
  • 2 years experience using GML (Graphical Motion Language) in machine programming
  • Understanding the concept of how to Visual Basic, C or C++ interface operates
  • Knowledge in programming and configuring servo controllers
  • Experience in programming and maintenance of Fanuc, Motoman, Kawasaki
  • Experience with electronic data collection and analysis software
  • Experience with assembly processes for automotive components
  • Experience in statistical data interpretation and analysis (e.g.SPC)
  • Strong cause-effect analytical abilities to solve problems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to speak English

Compensation for the Controls Engineer:

  • $50K-$65K annually


  • 1st shift Monday-Friday
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