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Controls Engineer Sr

Company: International Trucks
Location: Springfield
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Position Overview

Navistar International Corporation is a leading North American truck manufacturer with great products, strong market positions and best-in-class distribution. For 175 years we have had a 100% commitment to doing what it takes to satisfy our customers, and our commitment today is as strong as ever. We are rededicated to strengthening our core businesses. Our recent investments and product launches position us for success. It all starts with a comprehensive approach and a team effort from our employees. So we're looking for exceptionally talented and results-oriented individuals to join us and deliver on our promises to our customers, dealers, employees and shareholders.

The responsibilities for the Manufacturing Controls Engineer will include supporting the plant in meeting and exceeding expectations in the areas of:

  • Day to day support of manufacturing processes
  • Electrical project technical support
  • Data communications
  • Facilities-related process logic controls
  • Energy management
  • Day to day support of facility engineering functions
  • Power distribution maintenance and repair

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 2 years of product manufacturing experience


  • Master's degree


  • At least 4 years of product manufacturing experience

Additional Requirements

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

  • 2-5 years of experience with PLC's
  • 2 years experience with CAD Systems (AutoCAD preferred)
  • At least 2 years experience in Project Management]
  • Develop wiring and interconnection diagrams for project installation
  • Create, edit and install PLC ladder logic for Allen Bradley PLC, RSLogix 5000/500/5, Control logix, Flexlogix, compact logix, and/or Modicon platforms
  • Experience with HMI's -RSview, FactoryTalkView, ME/SE, Panelbuilder 32 and Panelviews.
  • Install electrical systems in accordance with NEC & NFPA.

Desired Skills

  • HIGHLY DESIRED: Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or at least 4 years electrical engineering experience
  • Positive Attitude, Ethics, and International Values which support our company's values and a healthy, high performance culture
  • Design and develop customized controls
  • Experience with Medium or High voltage distribution gear.
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Ability to work with a diverse unionized workforce
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, Auto-Cad, A/B AI software, ABB robots)
  • HMW/Landis grinder experience
  • Experience with servos, stepper motors, VFD's, safety relays, light curtains and guard locking devices.
  • Experience in working with equipment and electrical component suppliers
  • High energy level and ability to energize and excite others
  • Enthusiastic about getting a job done
  • Ability to bring projects to a clean conclusion
  • Update obsolete machine controls to work in an automated environment
  • Troubleshoot electronics to component level
  • Provide technical support for the onsite electricians
  • Excellent troubleshooter

Company Overview

Navistar is a manufacturer of commercial trucks, buses, defense vehicles and engines. Wherever ingenuity drives global markets, you'll find us taking the lead. We believe the world is propelled forward by new ideas, brave inventors and bold thinkers. That's why we're driven to deliver a better future with strong products, sound values and solutions for a changing world.

It's Uptime at International

Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization

Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


Keywords: International Trucks, Springfield , Controls Engineer Sr, Other , Springfield, Ohio

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