Careers at DACS

Data Acquisition & Control Systems as a turnkey controls system supplier is always in need of good professional personnel. We look for talented, self confident, and self motivated engineers that are looking for challenging opportunities. The list below is our most commonly available positions along with description and requirements.

Controls Hardware Designers

A prospective Hardware Design candidate must possess the ability and experience to design control systems from scratch. Knowledge of industry standards including NFPA, NEC, ISO, & NEMA is critical. Circuit design experience must include the ability to design redundant E-Stop circuits, drive circuits and incorporate various PLC controllers and I/O systems into the application. Your skill set must include the following engineering capabilities; transformer sizing, power supply sizing, wire sizing, Bill of Material development, heat calculations, etc. Knowledge of AutoCAD is mandatory; E-Pan is a plus. Fluid Power Design experience is also a plus.

Controls Software Programmer

A prospective Software Programmer needs at least 5 years experience designing PLC software. The ability to structure and write logic from scratch is mandatory. Experience with at least some of the following packages is necessary; Allen Bradley ControlLogix, Siemens Step 7, Modicon, Telemechanique, Omron, Mitsubishi, FloPro & SFC. Development of logic is done at our office but machine debugging and installation needs require us to travel to our customer’s facility. Travel is required.

Controls Hardware Detailer

A prospective Detailer needs at least 2 years experience with detailing controls systems in AutoCAD, E-Plan is a plus. Typical responsibilities would include I/O layouts, panel layouts, Bill of Material creation, and the ability to check and cross reference the controls package.

DACS is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all EEOC guidelines. We maintain a drug-free work place and perform pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Qualified candidates should send resume and verification of requirements to:

Peter Collins
Data Acquisition & Control Systems
7965 Kensington Court, Suite A2
Brighton, MI 48116

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