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Process Controls Engineer

  • Location
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Perform, execute controls design, implement, integrate, commission, and continuously improve Global Propulsion System (GPS) conventional internal combustion engine (ICE) passenger vehicle full engine process controls and assembly lines and Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) battery pack manufacturing systems, including industry 4.0-based Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)-based controls, Plant Floor Systems (PFS), and Error Proofing Systems (EPS) including Quality Andon System (QAS), Powertrain Assembly System (PAS), Global Production Management Control System (GPMC), and Global Standard Inspection Process (GSIP). Engineer, design, develop, and approve Bills of Material (BOMs) and Bills of Equipment (BOEs) for new engine and battery pack manufacturing plant equipment and controls devices, including Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC), Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), 840D SINUMERIK motion controllers, network switches, Matrox and Cognex vision systems, Fanuc robotics, Keyence laser motion sensing devices, SICK laser scanners, Barcode scanners, Fortress electromechanical gate switches, and enable the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). Required travel in U.S. to supplier plants to evaluate progress of PLC-based machinery builds, and to GM Components plants (Flint, MI /Dayton, OH) to lead automation projects for engine assembly areas and support launches, 7 weeks per year (equal to ~13% annual travel). ​

Additional Description

Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Power and Control Engineering, or related field, and one (1) year of experience as an Engineer, or related role. Developing and approving Bills of Material (BOMs) for plant equipment and controls devices, including Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), and network switches, and enabling Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) ​

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