Keen on joining an international company offering automation solutions to the energy, life science, pharmaceutical sectors?
We are urgently looking for a Control Systems Software Designer.

This is a contract position (6 months initially), based in Cambridge ON.


Role description

You could be contributing to machine concepts, design of control software, integration of software with electrical and mechanical systems, process development and machine installation at customer sites worldwide. Programming and integration assignments involve leading-edge technologies and processes utilizing PLC’s, PC’s, robotics, motion controllers, vision systems, laser and other controllers.


Design and develop software programs (PLC and/or PC based) specific to customer and project requirements based on standard programming methods.

Debug and commission control systems at our facility, during the system integration stage and then at the customer’s site during installation.

Travel as required to customer and supplier sites to perform installation, commissioning and training duties.

Select, test and integrate hardware and software components such as robots, analog devices, motion controllers, sensors, vision systems and lasers.

Essential skills

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, we can only consider applicants who are eligible to work in Canada and based in the greater area of Cambridge, ON.

  • You would build on an existing experience of 5+ years experience minimum developing/integrating SW and equipment
  • GM Experience or GM training certifications
  • AB PLC programming experience
  • A post-secondary engineering degree, equivalent, specializing in mechanical, electrical, systems or computer engineering.


An hourly rate will be paid – to be further discussed.

I have been a Recruitment Consultant with Thomas Thor for 6 years and I am now in charge of the Toronto office. As a Recruitment Consultant, my role is to connect local and international professionals to my clients which include operators, engineering companies, equipment manufacturers and research organizations.

Clarisse Lievre