Controls Engineer

Reference Number: kevautoconeng
Location: Madison, WI

Automation Controls Engineer


Growing manufacturing organization is looking for an experienced electrical engineer to join our team.  IEM builds "state of the art" custom automated machinery for a variety of industries including but not limited to; Medical, Pharmaceutical, Consumer Products, Automotive, Industrial, and Solar.  


The company employee-owned, worker cooperative structure provides a unique opportunity to not only work with a highly skilled and dedicated group of people, but to also participate in a democratically run organization.


Essential job duties


  • Electrical hardware and software design
  • Ladder logic programming
  • HMI development
  • Multi-axis motion control
  • Specifying and correctly applying a variety of robotic platforms
  • Machine vision
  • Systems integration
  • Equipment debug
  • Technical writing


Required skills


  • Knowledge of NEC, NFPA79, and UL 508A
  • Electrical drafting utilizing AutoCAD or AutoCAD Electrical
  • PLC programming – Rockwell Automation ControlLogix platform a must
  • Project management
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Robot integration and knowledge of ANSI/RIA R15.06 a plus


Required experience


B.S. in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent training and experience) and a minimum of 5 years of experience utilizing the skills listed above