Electrical Engineer/Controls

Gadsden, AL

Posted: 12/27/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 28343

Job Description

Job Title: Electrical Engineer/Controls Engineer
Location: Gadsden, AL
Salary Range: $50,000-$100,000

An Electrical Engineer responsible for specifying electrical control schemes, PLC and HMI Programming, commissioning, installing, and troubleshooting of both new and existing automated material handling systems.
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or similar discipline. (Preferred)
  • Experience in the design of material handling and conveying equipment is (Preferred).
  • Programming, design, or integration of Robotic or SCADA Equipment will also be considered.
  • 4+ years of experience in a relevant field.
  • AutoCAD Electrical
  • PLC/HMI programming software
  • Microsoft Office suite
Job Responsibilities:
  • Electrical Drawings
    • Create electrical drawings using AutoCAD Electrical.
    • Generate and maintain bills of material on engineering drawings.
    • Assign drawing numbers and descriptions in accordance with company standards.
    • Read, interpret, and apply company and national safety standards to ensure compliance.
    • Effectively communicate all above requirements to shop fabrication personnel and electricians.
  • Electrical Design and Engineering
    • Design and develop all aspects of electrical controls systems on the in-house built material handling equipment.
    • Programming and commissioning of PLC and HMI bases hardware and software-controlled material handling equipment.
    • Prepares electrical scopes of work and evaluates subcontractor quotes.
    • Identify and select components and materials needed for equipment.
    • Apply knowledge of manufacturing techniques to design readily manufacturable parts and systems.
    • Research and analyze customer design requirements and specifications to evaluate feasibility and costs.
    • Contribute to design standards and support design reuse.
    • Travel to customer facilities to perform installation and commissioning of material handling systems and equipment.
    • Investigate equipment failures to diagnose root cause and make recommendations for repairs.
If you are an Electrical/Controls Engineer looking for your next challenge, please submit your resume to: wendyc@selectek.com or call/text 678-802-6616

Meet Your Recruiter

Wendy Colaiacovo
Technical Recruiter

Through her commitment to both the candidates and the clients, Wendy knows how to make powerful staffing connections as a technical recruiter. Originally from Long Island, Wendy relocated to Atlanta during the preparations for the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games. After earning her bachelor’s degree in education, Wendy began a career in child care center management. She later transitioned to technical recruiting for Selectek and consistently cares for our candidates and clients through relationship building and expertise. After almost two decades with Selectek, Wendy knows how to relate to our engineers and help them find the best fit. During her time off, Wendy is a triathlete and an avid runner.

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About Gadsden, AL

Start your next career adventure in the vibrant heart of Gadsden, Alabama! Known for its scenic beauty, rich history, and warm Southern hospitality, Gadsden offers an inviting environment for job seekers looking to thrive. Imagine pursuing your career surrounded by the stunning Coosa River, historic Noccalula Falls, and the renowned Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts. Delight your palate with delicious Southern cuisine and explore local art galleries like The Walnut Gallery. With recreational gems like the Coosa Landing and the Coosa River Boardwalk, as well as lively community events and the Gadsden Titans professional sports team, Gadsden is the perfect place to find fulfilling job opportunities and a wonderful quality of life. Explore our job listings today and envision a future where work and play harmoniously blend in this charming city.

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