Electrical Engineer

Carol Stream, IL 60188

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Electrical Engineering Job Number: Cd3497481130 Compensation: $85000-89000 / year

Job Description

Electrical Engineer
Location: Carol Stream, IL
Type: Direct Hire
Salary Range: $85,000 - $89,000 per year

We're hiring a skilled Electrical Engineer in Carol Stream, IL, responsible for ensuring compliance with design standards and customer specs. As the primary contact post-sale, you'll manage electrical design, drawings, BOM entries, and project timelines.

Essential Functions:
Review customer specs for project requirements.
Design electrical drawings and programs.
Enter BOM into PLM for purchasing.
Communicate electrical needs to the mechanical department.
Test all aspects of the machine program.
Support Project Manager and Customer during FAT.
Update electrical drawings for FAT.
Maintain organized electrical documentation.
Follow up on site start-up and acceptance test.
Collaborate with headquarters when applicable.
Perform assigned duties.

Required Skills:
Efficient task prioritization.
Strong written and verbal communication.
Controls Engineering experience.
PLC and HMI programming (Rockwell Studio 5000, B&R Automation Studio is a plus).
Knowledge of national design standards and safety regulations.
Electrical schematics and panel layouts design, CAD proficiency.
Familiarity with EPLAN P8 is a plus.
Proficiency in Windows Office products.
Basic understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic schematics.
Knowledge of QAD and SmarTeam is an advantage (not necessary).

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
2-5 years of machine controls design experience.
Must have a valid Illinois driver’s license.

Physical Demands:
Office or clean warehouse environment.
Regular business hours with some variation.
Out-of-town and overnight travel required.
Ability to lift and carry up to 35 pounds.
Reach above head, reach below knees, climb, and work at elevation may be required.
Exposure to material handling equipment, dust, moderate noise, and PPE use may occur.

If you're a motivated Electrical Engineer seeking an exciting opportunity, apply by submitting your resume


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