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We are looking for a controls engineer to be responsible for the process design, development, operation and implementation. The successful candidate will be able to improve industrial processes in order to maintain efficiency, reduce cost, and improve sustainability and quality of product.

  • Collaborate with project manager, mechanical design engineer, and software group to develop a low-risk and robust machine design
  • Program all software for unique projects with a variety of needs (PLC, HMI/SCADA, Servo, Robotics, Vision, Laser, etc.)
  • Provide improvement and sustaining engineering support for existing production lines
  • Use automated solutions to develop, maintain, and improve manufacturing and inspection processes and procedures.
  • Support and/or perform equipment, process validations and testing to internal procedures.
  • Initiate equipment modifications to improve productivity and product quality.
  • Work with outside vendors to coordinate the development of manufacturing equipment.
  • Work closely with maintenance department to improve machine reliability/reduce downtime and define equipment maintenance requirements.
  • Assist with procurement
  • Assist with resolving issues with suppliers.
  • Assist with repairing equipment and tooling.
  • Assist with performing process failure mode effects analyses.
  • Work with Operations and outside Vendors to create methods/process to improve capacities with production.               
  • Document Cost Savings
  • Work with management to establish project timeliness, project justification, and budget forecasts.
  • Must demonstrate responsibility for the quality and financial aspects of the company.
  • Pursue and participate in company LEAN initiatives.

Education and/or Experience:  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or related field or related discipline.
  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience in automation and/or process machinery controls design including design and troubleshooting of complex machine control systems and programs using Vision Inspection or Vision Guided motion (primarily Cognex VisionPro and InSight) or Robotics programing or Fanuc or Kawasaki experience or proficient with Allen Bradley PLC and HMI programming
Preferred Skills :
•    Basic project management experience.
•    Excellent technical skills                
•    Working knowledge of CNC machines and processes is plus
•    Knowledge of process related standards
•    Experience in process simulations (FEA is plus)
•    Familiarity with health and safety regulations (FDA Regulations & ISO 13485 Knowledge) is plus
•    Experience in process/equipment validation and documentation is plus
•    Proficient in MS Office

•    Team player
•    Must possess effective and verbal communications skills.
•    Must possess good organizational and prioritization skills in order to maintain and
•    Must be able to focus on all details and requirements of current medical device

Language Skills:        
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and oral are required.
  • Ability to speak, and read a foreign language is a plus, English/Spanish Bilingual preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, and operating procedures.  Must have the ability to write routine reports and correspondence. The ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization is required.
Travel ability:   
  •  To perform this job successfully, an individual should have ability to travel (including Mexico) up to 40% of time.

Envista and all Envista Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.



About Envista

Envista is a global family of three companies and more than 30 trusted dental brands, united by a shared purpose: to partner with professionals to improve lives. Envista helps its customers deliver the best possible patient care through industry-leading dental consumables, solutions, technology, and services. Our comprehensive portfolio, including dental implants and treatment options, orthodontics, and digital imaging technologies, covers an estimated 90% of dentists’ clinical needs for diagnosing, treating, and preventing dental conditions as well as improving the aesthetics of the human smile. Envista companies, including KaVo Kerr, Nobel Biocare Systems, and Ormco, partner with dental professionals to help them deliver the best possible patient care.

Envista separated from Danaher as an independent company in 2019. We brought with us the proven Envista Business System (EBS) methodology, an experienced leadership team, and a strong culture grounded in continuous improvement, commitment to innovation, and deep customer focus to meet the end-to-end needs of dental professionals worldwide. Envista is now one of the largest global dental products companies, with significant market positions in some of the most attractive segments of the dental products industry. For more information, please visit www.envistaco.com.

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