October 20, 2022

Job Opportunity for New Grads

Position Type: Research
Priority: No
Degree Requirement: BS, MS
Job Opportunity for New Grads
My name is Kaitlyn Thomas, I work for a recruiting firm in Carmel, IN that specializes in manufacturing called Aegis Worldwide. 
I am currently working with an industrial manufacturing company in Lafayette, IN seeking a Controls Engineer. This role is open for new graduates (Dec 2022 or earlier) that is looking to gain hands on experience in electrical, robotics, automation, and mechanical engineering. It is a first shift (5am-1pm or 7am-3pm) and pays anywhere from $60,000-$85,000/yr with full benefits.  Here is the application link.  
Contact me for more details or with any questions.
Kaitlyn Thomas
Aegis Worldwide
p: 317-343-0003
a: 11550 N Meridian St Suite 550 Carmel, IN 46032
e: kthomas@teamaegis.com
Automation Controls Engineer (2)
Lafayette, Indiana Direct Hire 9230 Oct 19, 2022
Job Description
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Electrical
    • Interprets Electrical wiring diagrams; Updates electrical wiring diagrams in AutoCAD/SolidWorks
    • Develops electrical design, schematics and drawings in AutoCAD
    • Interprets mechanical design drawings for electrical requirements (e.g. SolidWorks)
    • Researches supplier products for assembly components
    • Follows established standards for drawings and component selections
    • Helps establish new and maintain existing standards
    • Interprets/develops electrical bill of materials
    • Uses hand tools and multi-meter to safely work in an electrical panel
    • Powers up electrical systems and configure hardware per application specifications
    • Checks quality of assemblers and technicians work and responds to inquiries during assembly
    • Works with Sales Engineers to provide input with quote preparation as required
    • Checks quality of work and responds to inquiries during project implementation
    • Understanding of basic electrical principals such as Ohm’s Law and Watt’s Law
  • Software
    • Designs, develops, programs PLC code for given requirements and specifications
    • Understands internal customer requirements for GUI/communication interface, networking and creates specifications based on these requirements
    • Reviews, repairs and redesigns legacy code
    • Troubleshoots issues with existing company installed systems
    • Writes user manuals to communicate functionality of company developed programs
    • Basic PC networking understanding o Understanding of Boolean Logic
    • Interprets PLC Ladder Logic
    • Troubleshoots issues with existing company installed systems
  • General Expectations
    • Complies with the company safety procedures. Lives the company culture of integrity and professional competence.
    • Provides timely and detailed status updates
    • Quality – Ensures standards are maintained in a highly regulated, process-driven environment
    • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by persons assigned to this position. These are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all associated responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • College Major Desired: Controls/Electrical, or related discipline
Knowledge, Training, Skills and/or Experience:
  • 1-3 years of experience in the automation industry
  • Proficient in Design/Drafting Tools AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • Programming Logic Controllers (PLC) (e.g. Allen-Bradley, Siemens)
  • Configuring and designing HMI/OIT systems (e.g. Allen Bradley, National Instruments, Maple Systems)
  • Experience and skill in troubleshooting control system issues
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter, team player, work well with others and have a positive attitude
  • Must be a creative thinker, results-oriented, focused and attentive to detail and accuracy
  • Must have ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Sharp, quick, dedicated and innovative problem solver
  • Strong core values and continuous self-improvement
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and able to think designs through completely
  • Preferred:
    • Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma training is a plus
    • MS Office 2010 (Excel, Word, Outlook) and general computer literacy
    • Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks
    • Familiar with Industry Standards UL and CE
    • Familiar with Vision Systems (e.g. Cognex, Keyence)
    • Familiar with various Motion Controllers/Actuators (e.g. IAI, Yasakawa)