Controls Hardware Engineer

Bluffton, OH, US

Controls Engineer

The primary job function of the Controls Hardware Engineer will be to work in several aspects of industrial controls engineering. This will involve electrical schematic design, coordinate designs and implementation with Software and Functional Safety teams and supporting the designs throughout the machine build process. An initial training phase of working with a Senior Designer for up to two years will occur to learn how to develop machine and equipment solutions. 


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Understand and perform all controls hardware engineering tasks
  • Support Senior Designers and Project Engineers
  • Generate electrical schematics and supporting files
  • Evaluation of customer specifications and their impact to GROB’s products
  • Apply international (IEC, ISO) and national (NFPA) standards


Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge of electrical design
  • Computer programming experience (C#, Visual Basic) is a plus
  • Knowledge of industrial wiring practices is a plus
  • Knowledge of EPLAN design software is a plus


General Requirements:

  • Self-motivated and team player
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong math skills and understanding of basic electrical circuits
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Willing to work overtime as needed
  • Willing to travel domestic and international
  • Ability to secure and maintain a valid passport


GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums.