Controls Engineer

Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Shelby Township
Category:  Engineering

Fori Automation, LLC is a Lincoln Electric Company and global supplier of welding, assembly, material handling, and testing equipment for both automotive and non-automotive customers around the world. Fori Automation focuses on delivering cost-effective highly engineered products and systems that can be designed and manufactured globally with localized sales, project management, and service.




Job Summary

Fori Automation’s Controls Engineering Department is seeking a Controls Hardware Checker/ Designer. The candidate will work out of our Shelby Twp., Michigan facility and must demonstrate the following to be considered.

Job Duties

  • Detailed Checking of controls drawings
  • Verify Designs meet codes, regulations, customer specifications, and best practices
  • Responsible for quality of drawings, revisions, part lists and other related documentation
  • Participate in Design Reviews
  • Participate in the updates and creation of design standards.
  • Work directly with project engineers, team managers and purchasing personnel
  • Prepare detailed working engineering drawings and schematics of electrical components and devices
  • Prepare detailed working engineering drawings and schematics of pneumatic components and devices
  • Research and specify materials to be used, when required
  • Revise drawing and generate change notices.
  • Generate bills of materials from specifications and drawings

Position Requirements

  • Associate degree in a technical field or relevant work experience
  • Strong background in analyzing engineering documents and layout of systems in regards to components and parts
  • Working knowledge of relevant electrical standards including NEC, NFPA-79 and UL-508A
  • Understanding of electrical design concepts and processes, components, circuits and power distribution
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical and EPLAN
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Possess excellent time-management skills; ability to meet production schedules while managing multiple priorities
  • 5-10 years’ experience in this classification


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Engineering 
Section:  Fori Automation Inc. (US92) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Shelby Township
Category:  Engineering

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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