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Controls Engineer Manufacturing

LACO Technologies
West Jordan, UT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Summary

LACO's customers are the likes of SpaceX, Apply, NASA, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed, Boeing, and Merck. We are a leading-edge technology company serving the Aerospace, Automotive, Medical/Pharmaceutical, and other technology industries. Our growth demands that we recruit top-notch people in key positions to sustain these growth opportunities. Come work where you will get a small company feel with big company opportunities, benefits, and technology.

We are seeking a 4-year degreed multi-disciplined Controls Engineer to design, program, and test our custom vacuum and leak testing equipment. The right person will have a firm understanding of PLC programming, industrial automation, and electrical systems. Candidates must have the ability to manage large complex project sizes with skills in both mechanical and electrical industrial automation. Candidates must be adaptive to various project sizes. Projects vary from complex turn-key automation machines to simple cost-effective solutions. The right candidate must exhibit the ability to be a quick learner and pick up the skills and expertise needed to be a successful engineer at LACO. The candidate must be willing to travel to customers for start-up and service work.

Join the leading manufacturer of vacuum and leak testing systems and be a part of an innovative team providing the highest standards of engineering, service, and support to diverse customer applications.

Description

  • Passion for comprehensive system design, control systems, machine safety
  • Ability to manage large complex projects with skills in both mechanical and electrical industrial automation
  • Ability to be adaptive to various project sizes and types
  • Ability to internalize standards in many industries
  • Great communication skills with both customer and internal shop personnel
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment while exhibiting accuracy and decisiveness
  • Ability to see the big picture but also manage all the small details for various projects going on at the same time
  • Work closely with customers, both remotely and on-site, to ensure their requirements and timelines are kept

Skills Required

  • PLC programming and HMI software proficiency (Allen Bradley)
  • Proficient at SolidWorks Electrical Software
  • Skilled in electrical calculations
  • Proficient in safety standards and wiring
  • Understand and apply proper electrical standards, such as NFPA 79
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to program and learn cross-platform software per customer needs (common PLC vendors, Lab View, OPC/Scada needs)
  • Ability to travel to customers for start-up and service work.
  • Ability to write and interpret software flow documents
  • Knowledge of leak testing and vacuum technology is a plus
  • Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Ability to read, understand and create electrical schematics
  • Experience in pneumatic design and general industrial automation

Education & Experience

  • 4 Year Engineering Degree
  • 5 years minimum in an engineering discipline

Job Details

  • Pay $80,000 to $90,000 per year depending on experience
  • Shift: Monday-Thursday 7:30 am – 4:30 pm and Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm. May be asked to work some overtime. Travel will be required.
  • Benefits: We offer our employees a competitive benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with Match, Holidays, Paid Time off, and Continuing Education opportunities.
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran
  • EOE, including disability/veterans

Company Details

LACO Technologies is a privately-owned engineering and manufacturing company with over 40 years of continuous profitable operations. LACO has over 70 outstanding employees who sell, design, manufacture, service, and calibrate a wide range of technical products and engineered systems based on vacuum and leak testing technologies. LACO is an ISO 9001:2015 registered company and is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for calibration activities.

LACO Technologies: Engineered Solutions You Can Trust

Company Description
LACO has been innovating since 1975 and still going strong. We engineer and create exciting and unique equipment solutions serving the Automotive, Aerospace, Medical and other manufacturing environments. Our growth demands that we recruit top notch people in key positions to sustain these growth opportunities.

LACO Technologies, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of vacuum and leak testing systems. Driven by innovation, service, and quality, we strive to be the best provider of standard and custom vacuum and leak testing solutions.

Established in 1975, LACO Technologies is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and serves customers across the United States and internationally. Owned by engineers, LACO is uniquely situated to provide innovative solutions for vacuum and leak testing applications. We work with diverse customer applications and are dedicated to creating the right solution to help our customers achieve their goals.

MARKETS SERVED:
Aerospace
Automotive & Transportation
Calibration & Metrology
Electronic & Semiconductors
Energy
Generation, Storage, Transmission
Food & Beverage
Gas & Chemical
Government & Military
Manufacturing
Medical & Pharmaceutical
Packaging
Refrigeration & A/C
Research & Development

RANGE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES:
Turn-key vacuum and production leak test systems
Vacuum chambers
Leak detection instruments
Calibrated leak standards
Leak detection accessories
Leak detector repair
Leak standard and vacuum gauge calibration services
Leak testing services
Leak detector rentals

OUR MANUFACTURING FACILITY:
Welding, machining, and fabrication
System assembly, integration, and testing
Accredited calibration laboratory
Repair and service department
Engineering test lab

LACO Technologies

Why Work Here?
Come work where you will get a small company feel with big company opportunities, benefits, and technology.

LACO has been innovating since 1975 and still going strong. We engineer and create exciting and unique equipment solutions serving the Automotive, Aerospace, Medical and other manufacturing environments. Our growth demands that we recruit top notch people in key positions to sustain these growth opportunities. LACO Technologies, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of vacuum and leak testing systems. Driven by innovation, service, and quality, we strive to be the best provider of standard and custom vacuum and leak testing solutions. Established in 1975, LACO Technologies is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and serves customers across the United States and internationally. Owned by engineers, LACO is uniquely situated to provide innovative solutions for vacuum and leak testing applications. We work with diverse customer applications and are dedicated to creating the right solution to help our customers achieve their goals. MARKETS SERVED: Aerospace Automotive & Transportation Calibration & Metrology Electronic & Semiconductors Energy Generation, Storage, Transmission Food & Beverage Gas & Chemical Government & Military Manufacturing Medical & Pharmaceutical Packaging Refrigeration & A/C Research & Development RANGE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES: Turn-key vacuum and production leak test systems Vacuum chambers Leak detection instruments Calibrated leak standards Leak detection accessories Leak detector repair Leak standard and vacuum gauge calibration services Leak testing services Leak detector rentals OUR MANUFACTURING FACILITY: Welding, machining, and fabrication System assembly, integration, and testing Accredited calibration laboratory Repair and service department Engineering test lab

Address

3085 West Directors Row

West Jordan, UT
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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