Lead Controls Engineer

Lead Controls Engineer


GN Thermoforming Equipment

Seeking a motion controls specialist with hands-on programming skills to lead a team that designs and programs control software for state-of-the-art thermoforming machines.  Ideal candidate has a background or interest in electrical engineering and industrial automation applications.

GN maintains worldwide leadership through innovation and outstanding customer support. In this role, you will design new machines with the latest technology following projects through concept, prototype and testing, and market launch.  Similarly, you will support existing global machine base while improving current offerings.


Required qualifications include:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering; Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Project management experience in a software programming environment.   
  • Knowledge of Motion control systems.
  • Ability and desire to train and mentor team members with best practices in programming and engineering design.


On our Innovative Engineering Team, you’ll be building upon your knowledge and capacity in the following areas:

  • PLC hardware applications.
  • Mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Designing Industry 4.0 applications for monitoring machinery and IoT (Internet of Things).
  • Supporting and Troubleshooting Industrial Production Machines deployed in the field.


How to Apply:

GN is offering a dynamic opportunity and a competitive pay plan.  For details about GN’s benefits package see gncanada.com/our-careers.  Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume in confidence to hiring@gncanada.com.


About GN Thermoforming Equipment:

GN Thermoforming Equipment (www.gncanada.com) is internationally recognized as one of the most trusted manufacturers of thermoforming machinery and tooling. Leading manufacturers of plastic packaging in more than 70 countries rely on their quality products and excellent customer service.  GN is a member of the Brown Machine Group.


See 2.5-minute video about GN: https://youtu.be/h8zc0_Q2CMM.

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