Electrical Engineer Project Leader

Job Requisition: 7206

Electrical Engineering Project Leader (Direct Hire)

Oostburg, WI

Job Requisition: 7206

Description of Electrical Engineering Project Leader:

The Electrical Engineer Project Leader provides technical expertise in design, development, testing, troubleshooting and installation of specified equipment as needed. 

Responsibilities for Electrical Engineering Project Leader:

  • Provides services relating to the successful installation, start up and commissioning of packaging equipment, traveling to the customer location, as required. 
  • Performs machine testing (powering up and check-out functions) and troubleshooting to certify packaging equipment for customer acceptance.
  •  Responsible for the design and layout of packaging equipment electrical components and systems. 
  • Performs drafting of electrical component schematic designs, panel layouts and development of BOM’s. 
  • Electrical lead for projects. 
  • Create and implement electric component control programs to provide for the proper function of PLC, HMI, motion and message display. 
  • Assists with the coordination of assembly operations during equipment construction. ▪ Assists with customer service calls. 
  • Provide creative and accurate design solutions. 
  • Communicate electrical design intent to customers, other departments/functions, ensuring that their requirements are fulfilled in the electrical design. 
  • Communicate with other departments/functions to resolve conflicts, deal with issues, and incorporate suggestion/decisions into electrical designs. 
  • Obtain quotations from vendors and parts set-up in ERP system. 
  • Maintains electrical documentation. ▪ Produce timely and detailed reports.
  •  Ability to read electrical schematics. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical wiring. ▪ Understanding of packaging machines and process.

Requirements for Electrical Engineering Project Leader:

  • Education generally equivalent to a (4) year degree in an Electrical Engineering program or related discipline or equivalent training and experience. 
  • 0-3 years of engineering design experience with packaging equipment. 
  • 3-5 years of PLC/HMI programming experience 
  • PLC, HMI and motion control programming experience with Allen Bradley and Siemens. 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate design. 
  • Ability to use hand tools and basic electronic measuring devices. 
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office software, Eplan, AutoCAD and various Viking Masek systems. 
  • Networking and communication hardware and protocols

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