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Controls Engineer (EMEC) Job, Trenton, MI

Job Number: 1028781

Location: Trenton, MI

Date Posted: 7-19-2017


Responsible for Engine Manufacturing Engineering Center (EMEC-Trenton MI) Controls & Electrical engineering discipline execution of assembly and machining equipment sourcing, process design, install and program launch tasks including:
  • Manage Controls/ICT project timing/scope/funding to deliver manufacturing systems using WCT/WCM tools and methodologies
  • Responsible for process controls equipment concept, design, build, install, operational tracking and resolving controls issues using EEM 7-Step, PFMEA, SE, WWR-WWW & Kaizen methodology
  • Write electrical and controls specifications, project books, request for quotes, requisitions. Review, approve and update electrical/fluid power drawings, controls architecture for PLC/CNC/HMI, diagnostics, components, software's and HMI screens. Ensure electrical, controls, safety system compliance to FCA, State and Federal Codes
  • Programming PLC, HMI, CNC and robots, run-off, startup, debug, qualification support
  • Implement Powertrain Information Communication Technology (ICT) applications including manufacturing part marking/traceability/RFID, MPTS, FIS, ANDON, MDT, REVEAL 
  • Lead, coordinate and facilitate troubleshooting controls issues involving equipment safety, downtime (LCC, MTTR/MTBF) & throughput improvement (IE CT), facility, ICT data, system integration interlocks, component failures using AM/PM EWO methodology
  • Responsible for managing controls project documentation, hardware/software, WCM/WCT documentation (AM/PM/EEM Checklist/PFJ) including hand-off to production team 
  • Generate, prepare and present regular reports to both internal and external stakeholders

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology is required
  • Experience -5 to 10 years proven hands-on controls system design, integration, launch, manufacturing engineering focused in controls, electrical, maintenance or related field
  • Required Skills - Auto CAD, PLC, HMI and CNC programming, troubleshooting -- Siemens, Fanuc, Rockwell or Mitsubishi Controls preferred, Fanuc robotics programming, troubleshooting, electro-hydraulic/pneumatic controls
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project and Outlook
  • Must have knowledge and experience with automated production equipment
  • Must be knowledgeable in areas of mistake proofing and problem solving techniques
  • English language competency required with good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work any shift, overtime and some travel national and international
  • Self-starter and requires minimal direction
  • Ability to communicate to all levels of management levels
  • Excellent people skills and able to work within a team
  • Ability to function in cross-functional team settings
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Advance degree is preferred

FCA US is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee’s role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.

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