Electrical Engineer

Gadsden, AL

Posted: 01/04/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 28431

Job Description

Our client is currently seeking a Controls Engineer.  

The Controls Engineer will be responsible for specifying electrical control schemes, PLC and HMI Programming, commissioning, installing, and troubleshooting of both new and existing automated material handling systems.

Job Duties:
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.
  • Experienced in programming, design, or integration of Robotic or SCADA equipment  
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Electrical
  • PLC/HMI programming experience
  • Ability to travel up to 50% (domestic)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline  
  • Experience in the design of material handling and conveying equipment
Pay Range:
  • $28 – 48/hr, depending on experience 

For more information, please Apply, and/or email a copy of your resume to Beka Cassidy at BCassidy@selectek.com 

Meet Your Recruiter

Beka Cassidy
Technical Recruiter

Beka is originally from Virginia and graduated from Liberty University with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Originally unsure of what career path to choose with her education, she accepted a Technical Recruiting opportunity in Atlanta after graduating and has since found great fulfillment & meaning in this profession. While her recruiting journey started with an IT firm, she soon found and fell in love with the Engineering niche.  Beka loves the real-world knowledge and application she is able to absorb on a daily basis through her conversations with candidates. She has a genuine desire to connect with others and works diligently to pursue and build meaningful relationships. Apart from her job, Beka enjoys listening to audio books, visiting family and baking.    

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