Controls & Automation Engineering Manager
Greater Sudbury, ON
Komatsu Mining brings advanced equipment, systems and direct services to the global mining industry. Komatsu Mining designs, manufactures, distributes and services extensive product lines of highly reliable P&H surface mining equipment and JOY underground mining machinery used to drill, cut, crush, load and convey minerals worldwide. Please visit for more information.

We are currently looking to add a Controls & Automation Engineering Manager to our Hard Rock Group at our Sudbury, Ontario location.

Prioritize, schedule and delegate work assignments, and directly supervise day-to-day controls, automation and electrical systems design and integration to ensure the achievement of design quality, cost and innovation objectives.
Ensure that technical drawings and specifications of control systems meet company standards and provide sufficient detail.
Leader and key contact for technical information and engineering design on controls, automation and electrical systems.
Aid in the trial run of programmed machine and equipment operation to verify that all programs, communications and overall functionality conform to specifications.
Coordinate, schedule and manage design work for assigned product line or systems.
Support sales, product management and aftermarket with technical details and design cost estimates.
Support service to resolve product design field issues.
Provide input and feedback to improve processes and designs as member of the engineering management team.
Support manufacturing during product build.
Design and develop products and systems, standard and prototype for assigned product line or systems.
Schedule and manage design projects as required to support production orders (sold equipment) as well as new product development projects.
Support and execute product development of assigned product line or systems.
Prepare proposal drawings and cost estimates as required to support sales.
Provide technical support to service department to resolve design issues.
Complete design work as required.
Review work of design team members to ensure design objectives are met.
Manage technical specifications for assigned product line or system.
Visit customer sites to support sales, to improve product application knowledge and to support service with product issues.
Education / Qualification
College or University education in electrical engineering
5 or more years’ experience with controls, automation and electrical systems design and intergration
5 or more years’ experience with design of mining or construction equipment
Familiar with ISO, ANSI, CSA and other country specific electrical safety regulations as required;
Knowledge of electric circuit boards, processors, chips, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
Experience in software programming (‘C’, CoDeSys, LabView, Matlab, Danfoss Plus+1, Parker IQAN) in embedded systems, desired
Experience using Automation Studio is an asset
Ability to work effectively with tight deadlines when required
Exposure to underground hardrock mining and environment
Expert understanding of hydraulic and electrical system design
Experienced in low and high voltage electrical systems
Experience with product design integration of automation and battery systems
Fully competent with CAD design, preferably Solidworks and AutoCAD
Good understanding of manufacturing processes
Experienced with Microsoft office software
Experienced with project management methodologies and systems
Understanding of Bill of Materials and MRP systems
Komatsu Mining Corp. is an equal opportunity employer that offers an excellent benefit package, continual focus on training and development, and a financially sound company in a growing industry.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

If you are interested in fulfilling the responsibilities listed above and taking your career to the next level, please visit and visit the “CAREERS” section to apply.