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Chicago, IL Full Time Posted by: Automationtechies Posted: Tuesday, 7 July 2020
Location: Chicago, IL

COVID-19: This client is actively hiring during the COVID-19 crisis. Please apply!

Our client is a well-established OEM with a global presence serving the automotive industry for over 30 years. They are seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer with Eplan design experience to join the team at their facility in the NW Chicago suburbs.

*Competitive Salary and Benefits
*Growing organization with opportunity for advancement
*International travel opportunities
*Relocation for qualified candidates
*Great opportunity to lead the full project life cycle

The Controls Design Engineer creates/edits electrical designs of industrial automation and machine tools. Other responsibilities include working with customer specifications to create electrical designs of industrial machine controls, interfaces between equipment, industrial communication networks and safety circuits. You will support the software programmers, mechanical engineering and electrical build departments.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Understands controls engineering principals
  • Design electrical and software interfaces of machine tools and robot/automated loaders
  • Electrical design of machine/automation safety circuits (E-stops, safety guarding, etc )
  • Eplan Design software
  • Electrical design using variable frequency & servo drives including servo/AC motors
  • Ability to design industrial communication and I/O networks (Profibus DP, Profinet, Ethernet IP or similar industrial communications networks)
  • Capable of understanding Siemens Safety Integrated hardware or other integrated safety control systems and thorough understanding of integrated safety principles
  • The ability to work closely with other controls engineers/technicians to ensure functional interfaces and installations

Other preferred experience

  • Experience in the gear manufacturing industry
  • Basic troubleshooting skills in electrical, PLC, or CNC systems
  • Experience designing with Siemens PLC or CNC based controls
  • German language skills

Chicago, IL, United States of America
7/7/2020 5:15:22 PM

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