Project Controls Engineer - Powertrain Manufacturing Engineering

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Location: Lafayette, Indiana, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Project Controls Engineer

Manufacturing Engineering Powertrain Department

Direct Hire salaried role with Premium-Free benefits


Company Overview: Subaru of Indiana Automotive is in Lafayette, Indiana and we employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof. SIA is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant in North America. We are proud to offer premium-free health, vision, and dental insurance to our Associates as well as highly competitive introductory wage.


Outline of duties:

• Support Process Engineer led projects and new model development projects
• Lead technical projects related to equipment changes or installs - from concept to completion.
• Provide support for PLC, HMI, and robotics.
• Improvement projects related to increasing Operation Rate
• Improvement projects related to decreasing downtime - heavy interaction with maintenance, predictive maintenance installs, bringing up a downed line.
• Safety initiatives
• Administrative work
• All other duties as assigned by the Manager or Group Leader


Minimum Qualifications:

• BS Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, BS Computer Science related degree, BS Industrial Engineering, or related degree
• Controls and Automation experience - PLC's, HMI's, light programming using base code template.

• Ability to travel internationally.

• Microsoft MS Office proficient, excel, etc.
• Ability to read and understand equipment and electrical drawings.


Desired Qualifications:

• Automotive Tier I or OEM exposure.
• Engine and/or Transmission manufacturing experience.
• Project leadership background.
• Mitsubishi PLC and GOT experience.





Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette