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Mag Instrument Inc | Ontario, CA
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Job Description

MAG INSTRUMENT, INC., the manufacturer of the Mag-Lite ® flashlight, has an immediate opening for a self-motivated individual to work as a Control/Test Engineer. We are looking for a highly motivated graduate or graduating senior to join our growing and future oriented team located in Ontario, California.


The Engineer will be responsible for designing, modifying, and maintaining new and already in place automated test/assembly machines. As a team member of the Mag Engineering group they will have responsibility to ensure that these automated test/assembly machines produce product to specifications.

Key attributes for this position are as follows

* Dynamic and innovative personality.
* Ability to learn trouble shooting and programing complex production equipment including mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electromechanical, electronic and laser optics equipment
* Understanding of Servo and Stepper Motors
* Ability to understand and design Electrical Schematics
* Automation system design (Electrical, PLC, Sensors, etc.)
* PLC programming of custom automatic assembly machines
* Knowledge in embedded C programming
* Familiarity with interfacing 3V/5V electronic circuitry with 24V PLC electrical controls
* Willingness to learn and move at fast pace

Potential candidates will have knowledge in one or more of the following categories

* Electrical/Electronic analog and digital hardware design
* Electrical connectors
* Stepper Motors & Controls
* Servo Motors & controls
* AC Motor Controls (VFD)
* DC Motor Controls (90V, 130V DC Controllers)
* Pneumatic and Hydraulic Actuators
* Sensors: Optical, Laser, Proximity

Core Competencies

* Communication Proficiency - Written and Verbal
* Critical Thinking / Excellent Problem Solving
* Teamwork
* Customer/Client Focus
* Flexibility
* Positive Can-Do Attitude

Work Environment

The successful candidate will be able to function in both an office and production floor environments.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time Exempt level role


This position requires 0% travel

Required Education

* (Bachelors of Science: Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering)

Additional Experience Desired

* Electrical Schematic drawing (AutoCAD, DraftSight)
* Experience with the PLC/PACs and corresponding Software applications (GE Fanuc, Allen Bradley, Siemens, TI-Soft2Software, Koyo) a plus
* Vision Camera Systems (Cognex, Keyence, National Instruments)
* HMI (Operator Displays)
* Must be proficient with Multimeter, and Amp Meter
* SolidWorks

Qualified candidates can mail, fax, or e-mail (using monster.com or in MSWord format) their resume.


2001 S. Hellman Avenue

Fax: (909) 947-2677


Mag Instrument, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information about Mag Instrument, Inc., or additional job opportunities please visit us at www.maglite.com

About Mag Instrument Inc

Mag Instrument is dedicated to the highest standards of integrity. We seek performance and a reputation reflecting the very best we can achieve. Each Mag Instrument flashlight represents a culmination of more than 20 years of research, development and continuous state-of-the-art refinement in every precision feature. Mag Instrument is proud to be a U.S.A. Manufacturer. We believe the spirit and character of the company is most clearly defined and expressed by our founder, owner and president Anthony Maglica. Each flashlight is a result of his obsession with fine engineering, craftsmanship and his commitment to perfection. An experimental machinist by training and a manufacturing innovator by practice, Mr. Maglica has guided his company's growth from a one-man machine shop in 1955 to an enterprise that employs over 800 dedicated employees today. But his work does not stop there. Mr. Maglica continues his commitment to quality by continually improving upon the product that bears his name. Mag Instrument is proud to be a leader in the current renaissance in American manufacturing. Maglica himself, a fervent believer in the importance of manufacturing in the United States, insists that Mag remain a U.S.A. Manufacturer. He has dedicated himself to proving that American products can excel in the global marketplace by using technology to continually improve quality and reduce costs. Over the last two decades, Maglica's innovations have enabled Mag Instrument to offer consumers a consistently better value than the competition.