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Automation Engineer II

Pieper Electric, Inc. New Berlin, WI
  • Expired: 8 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Pieper Automation is adding an Automation Engineer II to its team in New Berlin, WI. The Automation Engineer will have a strong understanding of PLC’s/Operator Interface Systems and/or Instrumentation and can lead a design review. The focus of this role will be on electrical and panel fabrication design.


  • Liaise with the Project Engineer and Customers regularly - via phone and in person.
  • Share ideas and help problem solve with other Designers
  • Develop and prepare layouts, details, and panel and fabrication drawings for implementation either in the field or in the panel shop.
  • Utilize electrical interconnect concepts, electrical component layout, and fabrication methodologies to provide complete and accurate designs
  • Interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Investigate and incorporate specification items into electrical drawing sets that can be used by the panel shop, field electricians and engineering staff


  • Eight to ten years related experience and/or training; or Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical wiring, design, component, and hardware placement knowledge.
  • Competent with CAD and all Microsoft products – Excel/Word etc
  • Practical experience of panel fabrication basics, component layout concepts, and basic electrical connectivity.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.

Pieper Electric, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Our People Are Our Power!

Operating since 1947, Pieper Electric and its parent company PPC Partners are a full service electrical/mechanical, construction, and service company with over 2,000 employees operating throughout nine states. Based out of Wisconsin, Pieper is divided into small, highly specialized units, offering today's widest range of services in electrical and mechanical, data/comm., automation & controls, energy management, and underground construction. Our expertise allows us to serve as a powerhouse in the industrial, residential, and commercial settings. As an employee owned company we seek ambitious, ethical employees who are willing to learn and grow for a lifetime through servant leadership. Our People are Our Power. Please visit us at PPC Partners and its affiliates provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, PPC Partners Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. PPC Partners and its affiliates expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.


New Berlin, WI