Automation Engineer

  • Location: Byron Center or Kalamazoo

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Customer and colleague interaction and collaboration on projects of all types and sizes
  • System design, specification, documentation, programming, testing, and commissioning
  • Maintain customer relationships and identify sales opportunities
  • Programming in multiple platforms including Rockwell Automation, Siemens, etc., experience programming DCS systems, such as Delta V, is desired
  • Create or edit electrical schematic drawings using AutoCAD Electrical
  • Be able to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Create or edit technical documents, i.e. functional specifications, validation processes, bid scopes, etc.
  • Minimal travel is possible, but not typical


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering or engineering technology or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 or more years of practical experience working with the design, programming, and implementation of industrial controls and automation
  • 5 or more years of process control experience is a plus
  • Proficiency with Rockwell Automation’s full suite of products is required
  • Practical experience working with other industrial automation platforms
  • Practical knowledge of and experience working with local codes and standards associated with electrical, machine, and safety
  • Ability to self-manage workload and schedules
  • Practical knowledge of Ethernet network design, implementation, configuration, segmentation, and routing
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Excellent computer skills including Windows operating systems, Microsoft suite, and VMware Workstation
  • Practical experience and knowledge of Windows Server, SQL, VMware’s vSphere is desired

Benefits includes competitive compensation along with a second to none benefit package.  Interested candidates can send their confidential resume to

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