Controls Engineer

Motion Index Drives, Inc. has been manufacturing precision indexing and positioning machines since 1970.  We are looking for an experienced electrical controls engineer based out of Troy, MI. The candidate would be expected, but not limited to the following responsibilities as well as posses the skills and specifications listed below:


      • Engineering, design, development and testing of electrical/mechanical systems
      • Design and develop new PLC and HMI programs for systems of varied complexity
      • Provide technical support and training at customers facilities
      • Assist in the developement of new electrical/mechanical systems
      • Assist in process control design and troubleshooting
      • Debug and commission a variety of controls systems
      • Some travel to client sites – International travel


    • Education in Electrical Engineering or equivalent post-secondary education and experience
    • Exceptional PLC and HMI programming skills
    • Experience with programming VFD’s
    • Robotics programming knowledge
    • Minimum 2 years of Automotive experience
    • Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office and AutoCAD
    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
    • Willingness to do minimal¬†travel both Internationally and Domestically
    • Must have experience in application of automation components
    • Special people skills to deal with customers and an outbound personality
    • Very good team player and should work well under pressure.
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Representatives Wanted

Motion Index Drives, Inc. is looking for manufacturer representatives for the below listed areas, in part or whole. Prospective representatives should have experience working with indexed motion equipment, preferably cam-driven. Line cards featuring products and equipment that regularly work in conjunction with cam-driven indexers are highly desired.

States and Regions

  • Texas
  • Kentucky/Tennessee
  • Southern Mountain Region
  • New England Region
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