Controls Engineer - Spiral
Laitram, LLC Job Announcement Division: Intralox Position: Controls Engineer - Spiral Date Posted: 01/03/2017 Location: Baltimore, MD Description: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, it is a global company with $400M in annual revenues and over 1500 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. Are you are expert in motor VFD control? Would you like to implement custom controls and design controls standards for new technology platforms that are revolutionizing manufacturing, logistics and food processing systems? Do you have a good electromechanical sense? Intralox seeks a Controls Engineer to work on complex and game-changing problems like this.About Intralox: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 2000 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. Intralox 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 is one of the five operating divisions of Laitram, LLC, which was selected by CityBusiness as the one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in New Orleans Intralox Culture:We are smart, interesting, and sometimes quirky 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!Benefits:Competitive pay and bonus system a€" allowing employees to share in the profits of the companyExcellent/Comprehensive Benefits. To learn more, visit www.intralox.com Responsibilities:Control system design in support of conveying applications where specific features of conveyor equipment are enhanced (enabled) by electronic controls.Provide training to Equipment manufacturers and customers across the world on proprietary technology platforms related to Controls and Electrical SystemsExplore, develop and promote new control systems that increase functionality and value of Intralox equipment and conveyor belts. Write, implement, document and debug software for equipment.Budgeting, estimating and pricing of control systems. Procurement of electrical and control components for control systems.Value engineering of design, components and materials. Manage and direct on-site (in-plant) installation and commissioning of control systems in conjunction with equipment installations.Provide remote and on-site (in-plant) troubleshooting of control systems.Successfully complete assigned projects to quality standards, on time, and within budget.Prepare a€œAs-builta€ drawings, controls schematics and bill of materials.Requirements: 5-10 Years of relevant experience in control systemsMaster of Science degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing Engineering Systems or related field of study)Ability to understand Mastera€ (TM) s-level Electrical & Mechanical Engineering concepts. Ability to take those concepts and apply them to real world electromechanical challengesProficiency in PLC and HMI programming.Expertise in industrial control circuit design and electrical panel designExperience in VFD programming.Thorough understanding of and experience with NEC, UL, CE and NFPA.Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel and Word.Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) and strong presentation skillsAbility and willingness to occasionally travel (10-40%) both domestically and internationally, and perform on-site training and support Proven ability to operate in an international environment.Foreign language ability is a plus.Desired Qualifications: Experience with Allen Bradley PLCs and HMIs, and RSLogix500 and Studio5000 programming softwareExperience with Allen Bradley DrivesExperience in servomotor and servodrive application engineeringEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled*LI-MD1 .