Lead Electrical & Controls Eng'r-System Integration

Job Description
As one of the top 100 engineering firms in the U.S. and the largest headquartered in Wisconsin, Foth is a tightly-knit and diversified team of over 600 members strong. Our engineers, scientists, consultants, construction managers, and affiliated professionals work together to deliver smart solutions to our public and private clients.

Foth Production Solutions, LLC is currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-oriented Lead Electrical & Controls Engineer for our Chicago, IL or Green Bay, WI location, who is looking for new learning experiences, opportunities for career growth, and a desire to contribute to our clients’ success.

Foth Production Solutions partners with selected Fortune 500 companies to accomplish product making and production objectives, including: plant rationalization, new product introductions, productivity improvements, custom machine development and manufacturing, changeover reductions, capacity increases and efficiency improvements. Foth is more than an engineering company. We are a tightly knit and diversified team that is over 600 members strong. Our engineers, scientists, consultants, construction managers, and affiliated professionals work together to deliver smart solutions to our public and private clients.


Primary Responsibilities:
•Provide technical hardware and software design leadership for industrial projects
•Develop, issue and conduct QA/QC of design packages for bid and construction
•Coordinate and execute design and programming of PLC, HMI, VFD and Servo Motion projects from hardware design and software integration through construction start-up
•Coordinate and lead electrical engineering, design, and CAD resources
•Provide hardware and software design for machine design projects in consumer product industries
•Lead the development/generate design packages and direct CAD resources
•Lead and develop supporting project documentation, schedules, and cost estimates
•Produce high quality project deliverables while working in a collaborative team environment
•Gather data, provide installation, start-up and troubleshooting support
•Work simultaneously on multiple projects and client teams


All Foth members are expected to:
•Travel as required (domestic and/or international) for field work and/or other client/business objectives (approximately 25 - 30%)
•Demonstrate behavior consistent with Foth Basic Principles and Values
•Work collaboratively and build effective relationships with others
•Communicate effectively across all levels within organization
•Maintain a positive attitude
•Interact with clients on a regular basis


Required Qualifications:
•Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
•10+ years of related industry experience or a combination of related line integration/communication, process controls, or custom machine controls years of experience and/or a related Associate Degree
•Experience with the following: ?10+ years of Allen-Bradley and Siemens platform
?10+ years of AC VFDs, servo programming (motion controls), PLC, HMI and related software
?10+ years of Ethernet and Profibus Communications
?Sensing technologies, panel design/layout
?Producing engineering construction and bid packages according to employer/client standards
?Flow control valves, damper actuators, P&IDs, loop configurations, thermocouples, level, flow, and temperature controls
?Packaging line integration, including: case packing, metal detection, palletizing, along with other packaging-related equipment
?Web handling



Preferred Qualifications:
•15+ years of experience
•Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within 24 months of your start date
•Experience with the following: ?SiemensStep 7 PLC and current Siemens servo technology
?Interfacing with clients/customers
?Process controls

Company

Foth Production Solutions LLC

Job Code

State or Province

Wisconsin

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