Field Service Controls Engineer
Laitram, LLC Job Announcement Division: Intralox Position: Field Service Controls Engineer Date Posted: 01/03/2017 Location: Baltimore, MD Description:Intralox, LLC, a division of Laitram, LLC, the world leader in conveyor equipment solutions utilizing modular plastic conveyor belts, has a position available for an Electrical/ Mechanical Field Service Engineer. This individual will work with our field installation teams to assist with the installation and commissioning of our products at customer locations throughout the United States. The individual will have strong mechanical aptitude with industrial electrical controls experience, including knowledge of control panels and control panel/ field components. This individual will also provide design and assembly support for industrial conveyor equipment, as available. This position is located in Baltimore, Maryland.Life at Intralox We are smart, interesting, and innovative people solving problems big and small. We are seeking creative, curious, and intelligent people to join our ranks. Our company was founded on the power of a good idea and we know that good ideas can only come from people. Because of this, we believe that self-managed people are our greatest resource and pride ourselves on our outstanding culture to support them. See us in action on YouTube!Why IntraloxIntralox produces over 50% of the worlda€ (TM) s modular conveyor belts, but our business is so much more than conveyors. We are working with some of the worlda€ (TM) s largest companies, helping them solve problems, create efficiencies, and grow the economy. As an Intralox employee you get to be on the ground level of innovation a€" producing new products, leading testing and rapid iteration, and propelling new technologies to the next level. Intralox offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet consistently growing company, with opportunities for international exposure, continuous improvement, and career advancement. Headquartered in New Orleans, we are a global company with $400M+ in annual revenues and over 1600 employees worldwide. Intralox grew out of inventions of a local entrepreneur and continues to pride itself on innovation a€" the company has hundreds of patents and files new ones each year. As one of the five operating divisions of Laitram, LLC, Intralox was selected by CityBusiness as the one of the Best Places to Work in New Orleans. BenefitsCompetitive pay and bonus system a€" allowing employees to share in the profits of the companyExcellent/Comprehensive Benefits.Relocation package provided for selected candidate if not located in the Baltimore area.To learn more, visit www.intralox.com .Responsibilities:Electrical controls installation and customer startup/site support while assisting in other mechanical work. Lead field mechanical assembly, installation, and commissioning of equipment. Manage mechanical and electrical subcontractors engaged by Intralox for installation of equipment at customer facilities. Lead training, troubleshooting, and repair/ adjustment of mechanical and electrical control systems. Work with Test Engineering Group and perform factory acceptance tests of finished equipment.Assemble discrete pieces of equipment that incorporate Intralox belting Requirements: Bachelor of Science in Engineering.Minimum 5 years of experience as a Mechanical or Electrical Technician in an industrial environment. The experience can either be in a manufacturing plant or with an integrator or equipment OEM. Ability to understand and work from mechanical drawings. Electrical drawing/ schematic reading is a plus. Ability to independently install, troubleshoot, and repair both mechanical and electrical manufacturing equipment.Ability to read and understand manufacturera€ (TM) s drawings and manuals to a€œself-teacha€ new technology. Knowledge of or prior work with industrial conveyor systems. Basic mechanical expertise, advanced skills desired, with a willingness to perform mechanical work as required. Proficiency with PLC software and hardware is essential to job performance. Adeptness with RSLogix 5000, Studio 5000, RSLogix 500 Rockwell applications is required, with Siemens Step 7, TIA Portal a plus.Experience with the Installation & Programming of Allen Bradley Powerflex Drives is desired.Effective communication (verbal and written) and relationship skills with engineering groups, customers, suppliers and subcontractors. A self-managed individual who is a team player. Ability to travel extensively (40-60%), work weekends, holidays and overtime when required.Knowledge of electrical panels, motors, drives, networks, and PLCs. Experience with bar code scanners and cameras are a plus. Methodical approach to troubleshooting and good analytical skills. Ability to gain and maintain unescorted site access at customer locations. Position located at Intralox offices in Baltmore, Maryland. Ability to lift up to 70 lbs and climb ladders.EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled*LI-MD1 .