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Controls Engineer

  • Location:
    Bluffton, Ohio
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A Controls Engineer job in Bluffton, OH is available through Modis. You must have a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and at least three years’ experience in engine & transmission assembly and ancillary assembly machines. In this role you will work in all aspects of automotive controls engineering. This will include hardware and software engineering, cabling, wiring and all other electrical standards.

Controls Engineer job responsibilities include:

Understand and perform all controls engineering tasks, both hardware and software related
Apply international (IEC, ISO) and national (NFPA) standards
Evaluation of customer specifications and their impact to GROB’s products
Work closely with the controls department in Bluffton, OH
Eventually lead a small team of Controls Engineers


Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 3 years of experience in engine & transmission assembly and ancillary assembly machines (Leaktest, Bearing Cap Assembly, Sleeve Assembly, Plug Assembly, Pack-in/Pack-out, Inspection Stations, Logistic Cells, etc.)
Computer programming experience (C/C++, Visual Basic)
Basic understanding of CAD systems and knowledge of EPLAN P8 is a plus
PLC and/or CNC experience in Siemens or Rockwell controllers
Basic understanding of fluid engineering (hydraulic, pneumatic, lubrication, cooling)
Experience with functional safety standards is a plus
Able to work independently and in a team environment
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong math skills and understanding of electrical circuits
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Willing to work overtime as needed
Willing to travel domestic and international
Secure and maintain a valid passport

If you are interested in this Controls Engineer job in Bluffton, OH then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about the position or would like more information, please contact Travis Turvy at

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