Electrical Controls Engineer II

Position Reports To: 
Manufacturing Engineering Manager


The Electrical Controls Engineer has the full responsibility for the implementation of manufacturing equipment projects and assignments.  The Electrical Controls Engineer in a manufacturing environment can readily apply advanced techniques in the analysis and implementation of projects and assignments.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

·         Responsible for defining and/or producing electrical related project narratives and other technical reports.

·         Responsible for the implementation of the manufacturing equipment strategy, ensuring advanced manufacturing solutions and automation controls are readily employed.

·         Responsible for generating and/or reviewing all technical electrical system analysis reports and or studies.

·         Responsible for interpretation, coordination and execution of projects and assignments, including equipment design, installation, commissioning and start-up, preparation of specifications, etc.

·         Designs, develops, and supervises all aspects of electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery.

·         May be responsible for the installation and technical support of PLC based hardware and software.

·         Advisor to cross-functional teams to address manufacturing equipment initiatives.

·         Responsible for providing technical support in assembling and presenting manufacturing equipment concepts and solutions.

·         Ensure electrical designs and components are aligned to production operations

·         Deputizes for local Manager, Manufacturing Equipment as required.

·         Coordinates with internal and external groups to support implementation of manufacturing equipment projects and assignments.

·         Responsible for ensuring that the applicable engineering aspects of the quality and safety requirements are implemented in accordance with Company and statutory requirements.

·         Implement industry best practices for High and Low Voltage distribution

·         Responsible for approving reports and other documents in accordance with Company procedures.

·         Fully capable in use of electronic drawing and design tools such as AutoCAD and SolidWorks.

·         Assist in troubleshooting automation, maintenance, and production equipment problems

Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Supervisory Responsibilities



High technical ability and analytical skills required.

·         Ability to operate within a multi-tasking dynamic team environment.

·         Aptitude to learning new design tools to broaden experience.

·         Ability to effectively present information and communicate at all levels.

Ability to work to tight deadlines.

Education and/or Experience

·         Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required.

·         5-10 years as an Electrical Engineer in a manufacturing environment.

·         Project Management experience preferred. 

·         Mechanical engineering aptitude necessary.

Allen Bradley PLC Programming required.

Physical Demands

·         Mixed Office and Factory environment

·         Lift 50 pounds unassisted

·         Sitting, walking, climbing ladders and stairs

Work Environment

·         Mixed Office and Factory environment

Application Form

In order to express interest in FlexSteel job opportunities, please submit your resume directly from the job posting. FlexSteel policy requires that you submit your resume online and no phone calls will be accepted.

FlexSteel is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunities to employees and applicants in accordance with all applicable laws. FlexSteel’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veterans status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. M/F/D/V.

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