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Automation Controls Engineer

Vac-U-Max
Belleville, NJ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $80,000 to $125,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life insurance, medical,
Job Description

Vac-U-Max is seeking an electrical/controls engineer responsible for control panel design, programming, testing, and training on various material handling projects.

The Controls Engineer will contribute to the success of the company by designing industrial control panels, coding the PLC program, and debugging/testing the controls for the pneumatic conveying system. They shall be responsible for taking the electrical lead on projects from start to completion. Working with sales, customer specs, and an internal team that includes mechanical engineers, and shop fabrication. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be proficient with designing industrial control panels
  • Must be proficient in PLC programming (Allen Bradley/Rockwell Software: Mainly Logix5000, 5000 Emulate)
  • Experience in AutoCAD for panel drawings
  • Knowledge of NEC, UL, NEMA
  • Must understand AC and DC wiring
  • Bill of material generation
  • Must have good communication skills both oral and written.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot existing programming (ladder logic and PC level)
  • Experience with networks that include Ethernet
  • Experience with controlling sensors, VFD drives, pneumatics, actuators
  • Must have experience with Factorytalk & CCW for HMI configuration
  • 2+ years of Controls Engineering Experience
  • Travel is required for startup on certain projects (approximately 25%)

Education:

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

Company Description
VAC-U-MAX specializes in design and manufacture of pneumatic systems and support equipment for conveying, weighing and batching of dry materials. The primary technology for conveying is vacuum, but positive pressure pneumatic systems as well as mechanical conveyors are used as applications dictate. An equally important activity is design and manufacture of heavy duty industrial vacuum cleaners, ranging from small air and electric powered drum styled units to large electric and diesel powered units.

Vac-U-Max

Why Work Here?
Great benefits and lots of room for growth.

VAC-U-MAX specializes in design and manufacture of pneumatic systems and support equipment for conveying, weighing and batching of dry materials. The primary technology for conveying is vacuum, but positive pressure pneumatic systems as well as mechanical conveyors are used as applications dictate. An equally important activity is design and manufacture of heavy duty industrial vacuum cleaners, ranging from small air and electric powered drum styled units to large electric and diesel powered units.

Address

69 William Street Bellville

Belleville, NJ
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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