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Manufacturing Automation Engineer

Milwaukee Forge
Milwaukee, WI
Expired: March 17, 2023 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time

Milwaukee Forge, LLC, a manufacturer of steel forgings was founded in 1913 and moved to it's present location in 1918. Our forgings can be found in farming equipment such as tractors and hay balers and in off road construction equipment such as large heavy duty trucks, front end loaders and power shovels. Some of our customers include Caterpillar, John Deere, Fairfield, etc. With over 100 years of forging industry knowledge, Milwaukee Forge is focused on exceeding our customer's expectations in quality, short lead times and on time delivery. We hope that you will join the team at Milwaukee Forge!!!!!!!!!

We are seeking an Automation Engineer to join our team! You will be responsible for the design and development of intelligent systems and industrial systems control.


  • Create and improve automated systems and processes
  • Support the installation of both mechanical and controls upgrades
  • Conduct cost-analysis to determine advantages of system improvements
  • Research and implement new machinery and controls
  • Coordinate with specialist departments on the mechanical design of smart devices
  • Document all technical procedures and user guides

  • Previous experience in mechatronics engineering or other related fields
  • 2+ years of programming PLC's (Allen Bradley PLCs)
  • Studio 5000 experience
  • Experience with programming and operating robots
  • HMI experience
  • Ladder logic programming
  • Familiarity with intelligent and industrial systems
  • Familiarity with CAD or other related software
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented

Milwaukee Forge is 100+ years old and proud of our "team" atmosphere where employees are valued and team accomplishments are recognized.

  • Competitive pay
  • Bonuses based on company performance
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Company paid life insurance and short term disability
  • Discount program
  • Paid holidays (9 of them!)
  • Paid vacation
  • Fun and friendly culture


Milwaukee Forge

Milwaukee, WI
53207 USA



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