Engineer, Controls 

LOCATION: Huntington / Indiana (US-IN), United States | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 4128 | JOB GRADE: 15  

| ON-SITE/REMOTE: On-site 


Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today!



Responsibilities of Position:


  • Programming and troubleshooting of PLC and electrical controls
  • Bar code systems, panel views, testing equipment and existing production equipment
  • Document Ladder Logic and other related programs
  • Installation of any electric and electrical systems
  • Act as a liaison between vendors and installation of equipment
  • Assist Engineering Department with all aspects of electrical systems
  • Provide Plant PC and related hardware support
  • Support Process Capability Studies
  • Support Test Stand Gage R&R
  • Mentor/Coach Maintenance Technicians on PLC Programming and Ladder Logic.
  • Implement Error Proofing and maintain the Poka Yoka Database
  • Support Quality Imperative.
  • Support Product Safety Management Systems as defined in TS 16949


 Attributes/Skills Required/Sought:


  •  Experience in programming and troubleshooting PLC and computer integrated equipment
  •  Allen Bradley PLC experience (legacy and current systems)
  • Siemens PLC experience (legacy and current systems)


 Experience/Education Required/Sought:


  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Electrical Controls
  • Allen Bradley PLC experience required
  • Siemens PLC experience required
  • Six Sigma Certification preferred


Position Requirements: 

The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



What does Bendix have to offer you? 
- Work/life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off 
- 401k Plan with Company matching 
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
- Wellness Program and incentives
- Hybrid Work policy
- On-Site Fitness Center
- On-Site Cafeteria with Healthy menu options
- Health and Welfare Insurance Benefits that start on your 1st day of employment:

Company-Paid Benefits:
- Basic Life Insurance
- Basic Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
- Short Term Disability
- Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Voluntary Employee-Paid Benefits:
- Medical and Prescription insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Supplemental Life Insurance Plans
- Supplemental AD&D insurance for Employee and Family
- Long Term Disability
- Accident Plan
- Critical Illness Plan
- Hospital Indemnity Plan


Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne