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Intermediate Controls Specialist - JLL101 (651076)
Ref No.: 18-00572
Location: Sterling Heights, Michigan
V2Soft ( is a global company, headquartered out of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, with locations in Mexico, Italy, India, China and Germany. At V2Soft, our mission is to provide high performance technology solutions to solve real business problems. We become our customer's true partner, enabling both parties to enjoy success. We are committed to promoting diversity in the workplace, and believe it has a positive effect on our company and the customers we serve.

We have an immediate requirement for a Intermediate Controls Specialist with our client in Sterling Heights, MI

Required Skills:

This position provides support for all plant floor related, automation control-based systems supported by the company organization. Support includes the implementation of system changes, support of daily plant activities relating to these systems, and system management including the implementation of company standards and incident management. Perform implementation and 1st level support of mission critical plant floor systems. This includes a functional knowledge of all plant floor control systems used by local plants, ability to troubleshoot system issues, debug associated PLC code and hardware, manage and/or configure system servers, and configure company PLC driver and OPC client interfaces. Configure, install, manage, and troubleshoot plant required applications, communication protocols, and network interfaces used to support plant automation systems as well as company supported platforms. Perform basic hardware support of PCs, printers, and peripherals as well as local company Security Management and user maintenance. This includes application of all company documentation requirements and adherence to all standard company processes (i.e. P0/P1 escalation, ECC, SR, etc.)
  • Candidates must be available to work all shifts including nights/weekends**
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Computer Science/Information Technology (IT) or degree in related field. Will consider Associate's degree if candidate meets all other criteria.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Controls Engineer, Programmer, or Technician required; experience working in a manufacturing facility is preferred.
  • Allen Bradley, Siemens, or Rockwell PLC programming experience required.
  • A strong knowledge of control system networks and communication protocols, knowledge of all required control system software applications, and the ability to troubleshoot an array of control system issues.
  • Functional knowledge of manufacturing automation control system infrastructure and software; this would include the ability to read prints and diagrams, thorough understanding of control system design principles.
  • Position is not strictly controls related. Candidates must have the ability to troubleshoot PLC and logic based system related issues. Will support data acquisition and diagnostic systems and provide technical support for all plant IT activities related to plant floor systems. 
Driving and Travel Requirements:
  • May be required to drive a company car. A valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record.
  • May be required to travel domestically (local plants) up to 20%. 
V2Soft Offers market-competitive wages and excellent benefits.
  • Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, which start immediately upon hire.        
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 10 Paid Vacation Days annually
  • Flexible spending
  • Long-term and Short-term disability insurance
  • Life and AD&D insurance
V2Soft is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).