Electrical Controls Engineer

Oswego, IL, USA


100k - 150k

Electrical Controls Engineer

Our client is a global manufacturer of food/beverage products. They are seeking an Electrical Controls Engineer at their facility near Naperville, IL. They offer above-average salaries, generous bonuses, and full relocation packages.


  • This position is responsible for working with the plant and engineering teams to ensure the optimal performance of all manufacturing equipment and processes including automation efforts.
  • This will be accomplished via equipment modification and process improvement initiatives.
  • This position will play a lead role in identifying and implementing electrical control projects, mechanical projects, and automation initiatives. 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • BS Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, or a related Engineering field.
  • 1+ years’ experience in engineering/Controls/Systems working on manufacturing equipment and processes. Senior-level positions are available.
  • Food, beverage, or related industry is preferred.
  • Understanding of electronics and electrical systems including PLCs, systems integration, controls, robotics, and hard automation.
  • Naturally curious and creative thinker especially related to the application of electrical and mechanical technology.
  • Capable of effective communication and team building to enhance project coordination.
  • Experience in presentation of major projects to management using PowerPoint or equivalent software.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing environment including current compliance requirements for safety.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills in an industrial equipment environment