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Date: Sep 13, 2018

Location: Monroe, MI, US, 48162

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

TWB Company is North America’s market leader for tailor welded products with locations in Kentucky, Michigan, Tennessee, Ontario and Mexico. Formed in 1992, TWB is a joint venture of Worthington Industries and Wuhan Iron and Steel Company.  The company developed the tailor welded blank market in North America and is the leading manufacturer of tailor welded products in the NAFTA region supporting JIT production and services to the automotive industry.  The company’s technologies are helping automotive companies produce stronger, lighter vehicles.  

Summary

This position is responsible for controls engineering project requirements involving control panel design, PLC programming, instrumentation, check out support and start-up assistance. Engineering responsibilities include:  Designs, develops, and implements control system (logic software and hardware) to meet machine and integrated system requirements. Develop schematics detailing control system configuration and wiring, and design equipment panel layouts on AutoCAD software.  Will assist with initial start-up and debug integrated systems and the development of system .

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Developing, evaluating, improving and documenting automation processes.
  • Develop and implement process control techniques & procedures for automation used in a 24/7 manufacturing

              environment.

  • Analyze the automation processes & identify ways of enhancing quality, cost and throughput of those processes.
  • Work closely with production & maintenance departments to develop, coordinate & implement technical training for employees.
  • Provide automation support to production departments in multiple locations to trouble shoot & resolve technical problems.
  • Support company policies, procedures, goals & objectives.

 

Desired Experience

  • Hands on experience programming ABB & Fanuc industrial robots in a material handling application.
  • Hand on experience programming Allen Bradley SLC 5000 & Control Logics system.
  • Proven experience with computer numerical controllers (CNC), Human Machine Interface (HMI).
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft applications and Auto CAD.
  • Experience with working directly with welding processes. 
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) are required to effectively communicate throughout the organization.
  • Strong analytical ability to analyze and solve problems.
  • Strong Interpersonal & Teamwork skills; yet able to perceive needs and work independently.
  • Data driven problem solving approach including root cause analysis.

Education

Bachelors in Electro- Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering

Associates or equivalent in Industrial Engineering Technology

 

TWB is considered an Employer of Choice operating under a long-standing philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule. TWB and its subsidiaries, are an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Monroe
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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