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Electrical Controls Engineer

Newport News, VA

November 1, 2021

As an Electrical Controls Engineer you envision, analyze and design hardware system solutions in the automation area, responding to specific customer and industry requirements

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Controls Engineering
    Controls Engineering
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

You implement plant control systems on various control platforms in conjunction with drive and control technology.

Support and further develop Swisslog’s global product harmonization process

Independent preparation of documents for subcontractors and plant documentation

Implementation of commissioning and plant tests

Professional support to the Project Manager

Regular exchange of information with software and mechanical engineers

Interpret mechanical design drawings for electrical requirements (ACAD/EPLAN)

Research supplier products for assembly components

Help establish new and maintain existing standards

Develop and standardize electrical hardware bill of materials

Power up electrical systems and configure hardware per application specifications

Bring to the team

Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science /or practical experience in the field of electrical/controls engineering

4+ years industrial experience

Ability to read, interpret, and create electrical schematics

Experience in the management of subcontractors delivering electrical installations and control systems

Excellent word processing and spreadsheet skills

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

Learn & Grow
Flexible Working Options
Global Opportunities

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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