Process Engineer- Controls

Columbia, MD 21045

Job Summary: The process engineer designs equipment controls, to meet specific product assembly and test needs using company best practices, focusing on flexibility/reusability, scalability and sustainability.

Reports to: Local supervisor/manager

Reports: None

Travel: Typically, 10% or less under normal conditions

FLSA Status: Full time, Salary/Exempt

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: BS in Electrical Engineering preferred but equivalent experience will be considered

Experience: 1-5 years’ experience writing new controls program for new equipment designs, but tuning/debug and/or maintenance of existing equipment are positive experience considerations

Physical: Ability to lift 30 Lbs.; crouch, bend, stand and be alert continuously for 4 hours to work on equipment; hand dexterity and vision as needed to handle small wires, terminals, nuts, screws etc. associated with assembly equipment.


· Conduct work in such a way that not only oneself but others have the best chance for success – Teamwork.

· Design controls, pneumatic and electrical schematics

· Generate programs for Allen Bradley PLCs, HMI screens, servos, Fanuc Robots and sensors to manufacture and maintain equipment, following company best practices and processes

· Assist in assembling, tune and debug of equipment at build centers and vendors.

· Assist in plant launch and training plant personnel as required including travel to production facilities abroad (primarily Reynosa Mexico, Canton Ohio and Columbia Maryland).

· Assist in investigating and addressing customer complaints and continuous improvement opportunities

· Practice safe behavior and follow all safety rules at work including but, not limited to machine shop, equipment-build areas and production areas.

· Other duties as assigned.

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