Join Our Team as a Skilled Controls Design Engineer

Location: Tiffin, OH

Are you a skilled Controls Design Engineer in search of an engaging and rewarding role? Look no further! Arnold Machine invites you to join our team and unleash your potential in designing and developing cutting-edge control systems for a wide range of custom machinery projects.

Arnold Machine is a leading provider of automation equipment and systems, offering comprehensive engineering solutions to OEMs and Tier 1 manufacturers across various industries. With a strong focus on innovation, safety, efficiency, and reliability, our team of highly experienced mechanical and electrical engineers delivers innovative and customized solutions.

Why Choose Us:

Engaging Projects: Immerse yourself in stimulating projects involving automated assembly, test, and special process machinery. Be at the forefront of technological advancements, actively shaping the future of automation.

Collaborative Environment: Collaborate with a network of accomplished professionals, including highly experienced mechanical and electrical engineers. Benefit from their expertise, guidance, and support as you tackle complex projects together.

Industry Impact: Make a significant impact across various industries through your contributions. Help our clients achieve safe, efficient, and reliable systems that enhance their operations and drive success.

Professional Growth: We value your growth and offer opportunities to expand your skills and expertise. From project management to mastering the latest automation technologies, you'll have ample avenues for advancement.

Innovative Culture: Immerse yourself in an innovative culture that encourages creativity and outside-the-box thinking. We welcome and support new ideas, providing the resources needed to turn them into reality.


  • Controls system design for automated assembly, test, and special process machinery.
  • Assist sales in developing equipment concepts and costs.
  • Troubleshoot and conduct engineering studies for new installations and modifications.
  • Create schematics, bills of materials, and select components.
  • Collaborate with mechanical engineers and participate in design review meetings.
  • Provide manufacturing support, equipment debugging, and qualification.
  • Field support for new installations, including startup and tuning.
  • Create project documentation and coordinate work with team members.
  • Manage multiple engineering projects as part of a cross-functional team.
  • Support marketing efforts and maintain client relationships.
  • Some travel required.


  • Preferred: bachelor’s degree or equivalent controls experience.
  • Strong analytical and concept design skills for industrial equipment.
  • Project management expertise.
  • Proficiency in PLC and HMI programming, robot program integration a plus.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, RS Logix, and Microsoft Office.
  • Adaptability to changing project requirements and schedules.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally.
  • Join our dynamic team at Arnold Machine, where your talent and dedication will be valued.

Apply now for the Controls Design Engineer position and embark on an exciting journey, shaping the future of automation with us.


Starting Salary: $70,000

  • First Shift, Monday-Thursday 6am-4pm
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Vacation Days
  • Paid Travel Vacation
  • 401K program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Voluntary Short-Term Disability
  • Profit Sharing
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Wellness Program
  • YMCA discount

Apply using the form below. If you do not have a resume, you can fill out this application and submit through this form or deliver in-person at Arnold Machine M-F during normal business hours.