Controls Project Manager in Warren, MI at The Bartech Group

Date Posted: 3/24/2021

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Job #:  205526

Job Description

If you are an experienced Controls Project Manager looking for a position with a leading company, Bartech can help! We are a leading staffing firm and our clients include some over the nation’s biggest companies. Our client has a need for a Controls Project Manager. This is a contract position; however it is not uncommon for assignments to transition into permanent positions with our client companies. If you have the background we are looking for, and you are interested in an opportunity to get your foot in the door with leading company, we want to talk with you!

Applicant must be eligible to work in the US for immediate opening.  For this opportunity, the successful candidate will be directly employed by Bartech Staffing as a W2 employee while providing services to our end client.

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Job Responsibilities                                              

Your specific duties as a Controls Project Manager will include:      

  • The Controls Project Manager is responsible for ensuring a successful launch of new programs and kitted systems with regards to Controls and Robotics found within the Manufacturing Engineering (ME) environment. Participation and support in the development and implementation of Manufacturing Engineering Controls and Robotics (MECR) standards and specifications during the design through the launch phase of new products are fundamental to this position. The scope of this team will span the core functions of MECR in Paint, Body and General Assembly. Responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Development and delivery of their team’s applications, while leading the way on shaping the culture and craft of their respective team.
  • Conducting regular team meetings to review progress and identify potential obstacles, monitoring projects to meet their technical and business objectives, review of lessons learned, solutions to current and past issues, tracking and updating action registers and coordinating work schedules.
  • Expected to continuously work towards the development of advanced training and standard processes.
  • Lead the execution, deployment and integration of the following disciplines, to include all hardware and software, but not limited to Control Devices, Network Architecture, Robotics, Communication Systems, Center Information Boards (CIB), MECR/ICT Joint Systems, Auxiliary equipment: Light screens, Perimeter Laser Scanners (PLS), Photo Eyes, RFID, Autonomous Guided Vehicle (AGV), Autonomous Guided Cart (AGC), Other auxiliary equipment, as required.
  • Ensuring that build and process is following corporate standards. Leading/Supporting Controls Coordinators, Launch Engineers, Simulation Specialists, Robot Specialists and Automation Specialists in this task. Represent MECR on the project Controls Committee and/or subcommittees
  • Support corporate process at plant on controls and robot projects; Through-put improvements; Cycle time improvements; Downtime resolution; Mean Time to Repair (MTTR) reduction; Provide any MECR related reports

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Job Requirements

As a Controls Project Manager you must represent our company well by being responsible, punctual and motivated to go above and beyond the call of duty. You must also be highly detail-oriented and organized with excellent analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing, Engineering, and Information Technology with an emphasis on Strategic Planning, IT Applications and Plant Floor Operations required.
  • Strong and proficient understanding of Computer Programming Skills (SQL, HTML, JAVA)
  • Innovative thinker with excellent organizational and project management skills
  • Problem solving skills specific to Information Technology, network management and system designs
  • Experience supervising or leading a team of developers and engineers
  • Excellent presentation skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient with Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides) and Microsoft Office Suite software programs (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, SharePoint, Access, Outlook, and SQL)

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree, MBA Preferred
  • Experience with Information Technology Systems
  • Understanding of PLC Programing
  • Understanding of HMI Development; WinCC and Factory Talk View
  • Manufacturing automotive process engineering knowledge

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As a Controls Project Manager with Bartech, you will be working through an established and respected staffing organization with over 40 years of serving as a trusted partner to our client companies. We are dedicated to providing our talent with personal, responsive attention, and will assign an employee care representative to answer any questions or concerns that you might have. Depending upon the client, the assignment and your performance, you can find potential opportunities for direct employment. Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with competitive compensation, including benefits.

Available benefits for Controls Project Manager Position may include (but are not limited to):

  • Exceptional medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k)

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