Manufacturing Controls Engineer


New Bremen, OH, US, 45869

Company Description:


Crown Equipment Corporation is a leading innovator in world-class forklift and material handling equipment and technology. As one of the world’s largest lift truck manufacturers, we are committed to providing the customer with the safest, most efficient and ergonomic lift truck possible to lower their total cost of ownership.



  • Responsible for the installation and technical support of PLC, HMI, safety, servo, and vision-based hardware and software including, but not limited to: RSLogix 500/5000, FT View Studio, C-More HMI, SICK FlexiSoft Designer, and COgnex Insight Explorer
    • Develop and maintain equipment back up programs
    • Maintain software and devises to interfae with all equipment
    • Trouble shoot production equipment and work to reduce downtime
    • Implement equipment predictive maintenance practices (TPM)
  • Develop electrical design, schematics, and drawings in AutoCAD
  • Interpret mechanical design drawings for electrical requirements
  • Help establish new standards and maintain existing standards
    • Stay current with the electrical code and communicate changes to the workforce
  • Develop electrical bills of materials for planned projects and installations
  • Power up electrical systems and configure hardware per application specifications
  • Work with manufacturing engineers to provide input with quote preparation as required
    • Participate in machine runoffs
    • Verify maintainability of new eequipment



  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, or equivalent, with five (5) to ten (10) years in a manufacturing environment
  • Electric, Pneumatic, and hydraulic circuit deisng, and troubleshooting capabilities
  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures for manufacturing equipment and automation
  • Must demonstrate willingness to learn new technologies
  • Excellent leadership and coaching skills
  • Outstanding communication skills to facilitate discussions with a wite variety of personnel 
  • Ability to support multiple projects at once


Work Authorization:


Crown will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

No agency calls please.


Compensation and Benefits:


Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

EO/AA Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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