Elgin, IL 60124 US
Location: Elgin, IL
Salary: $22 - $26 per hour
At Sterling Engineering, we specialize in delivering innovative control solutions to our clients. Our team is dedicated to excellence and committed to producing high-quality control panels for a variety of industries. We are currently seeking a skilled Panel Wirer to join our team in Elgin, IL, on a 2-3 month contract with the potential for contract-to-hire.
As a Panel Wirer, you will play a crucial role in our production process by reading electrical and control schematics, assembling, and wiring control panels to specification for PLC controls, operator consoles, variable speed drives, motor controls, and pneumatic controls. You will also have the opportunity to inspect completed panels, maintain a clean and efficient work area, and collaborate with our shop manager to schedule and prioritize tasks. Additionally, occasional support for installations at local customer facilities may be required.
Read electrical and control schematics to understand panel specifications.
Assemble and wire control panels according to schematic and engineering drawings.
Ensure high-quality workmanship while maintaining a focus on safety.
Inspect completed panels to verify adherence to specifications and quality standards.
Maintain equipment and tools in a neat, clean, and efficient work area.
Collaborate with the shop manager to schedule and prioritize tasks.
Provide occasional support for installations at local customer facilities.
Previous experience in panel wiring and assembly.
Ability to read and interpret electrical and control schematics.
Proficiency in working with PLC controls, operator consoles, variable speed drives, motor controls, and pneumatic controls.
Strong attention to detail and commitment to quality work.
Effective communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
Willingness to occasionally support on-site installations.
Knowledge of safety procedures and protocols.
Hourly wage ranging from $22 to $26 per hour, based on experience and qualifications.