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Electrical Controls Engineer

Company: Serpa Packaging Solutions
Location: Visalia
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description Serpa Packaging Solutions is seeking a passionate Electrical Controls Engineer to join our Electrical Engineering team! As the Electrical Controls Engineer, you will take lead in the complete electrical design and programming of custom packaging automation machinery systems that meet customer requirements. Programming can include the integration of auxiliary equipment, such as robotics, vision systems, labelers and other devices. The ideal candidate must have solid programming and troubleshooting skills, ability to follow company standards and exercise good judgment, passion to complete work accurately and meet project deadlines under minimal supervision, and leadership to work in a dynamic, team-oriented environment. This is an opportunity for a motivated Electrical Engineer to become a part of a growing, industry-leading company of high-quality packaging automation systems manufactured in California. If you have a passion for electrical design and programming, enjoy working hands-on in a team environment, and have an insatiable interest in innovation and industrial automation manufacturing, look no further this opportunity is for you! Responsibilities Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Review and implement customer requirement specifications Lead technical direction to complete electrical equipment and programming specifications for packaging machine orders Design electrical and pneumatic schematics, compile purchased parts lists; PLC/HMI programming and Software debugging Assist with equipment commissioning and debugging Work with customers to validate the equipment Work closely with project teams and participate in activities related to the development of new projects Work with sales for bids and proposals, as well as developing new machine concepts Flexibility to travel to customer facilities for site installations and service (10 - 15%) Qualifications B.S. in Electrical Engineering, a related field, or a combination of education and/or experience in machine controls automation Knowledgeable of electrical engineering design principles and methodologies Programming skills & knowledge (Ladder Logic experience desired) PLC & HMI programming experience desired, but not required (FactoryTalk View, Studio 5000, RS Logix, general Allen Bradley equipment & software) Electrical hardware and CAD schematic design experience desired, but not required (AutoCAD experience desired, but not required) Sensor integration experience desired, but not required. Mechanical aptitude and a self-starter Solid written and oral communication skills What Will Put You Ahead? Continuous fast paced manufacturing experience preferred. Analytical approach and Technology driven mindset. Desire to drive improvements. Strong interpersonal skills, strategic business perspective, system thinking capability and analytical/problem solving skills. Collaborative, Team Building and high level organizational skills Results oriented with the capability of balancing multiple tasks and priorities. Applicants within US ONLY , relocation bonus outside of the US will not be considered Company Description The Serpa Legacy

- Fernando Serpa, owner and founder of Serpa Packaging Solutions, began his career in the packaging equipment industry as a Service Technician. Through his hard work and ambition, Fernando eventually founded Serpa Packaging Solutions in 1985. The company has steadily and organically grown over the years ever since. We have been recognized by Inc.'s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies four years in a row and we have established ourselves as the industry-leading manufacturer of high-quality, reliable, innovative secondary packaging systems. Fernandos inspiring story of founding and developing the company is a true testament that anything can be accomplished through hard work, faith, and dedication.

- To this day, Fernando remains very passionate about the company and its success. He continues to emphasize a strong company focus on service to both customers and employees. It is through this philosophy that has allowed Serpa Packaging Solutions to achieve record sales growths, develop a dynamic customer portfolio of Fortune 1000 manufacturers in over 14 different industries, and place close to 2000 packaging machines across the world.

Devoted to Innovation

- With over 30 years of experience in the packaging industry, Serpa Packaging Solutions is the only U.S. manufacturer able to provide solutions superior to those from European manufacturers. We remain proactive in the packaging industry by offering customers the most advanced technology and features available, which includes integrated FANUC robotics applications since 2008 and rapid changeover technology since our inception. We are a pioneering and growing company that continuously invests in research for the development of new products and services for customers. Our line of patented products includes our P320 High Speed Casepacker, P200 Casepacker, P100 Cartoner, Robotic Palletizer & Depalletizer, High Speed Automated Insert Feeding System, ModPack Semi-Auto Case Packer with Serialization, and FG Robotic Cartoner series revealed at Pack Expo. We encourage you to take a look at our innovative products and technology for yourself by visiting our Serpa YouTube channel (

Serpa Gives Back

- As a privately-owned, family-cultured organization based out of the welcoming Central California community of Visalia, we are not only passionate about our products and customers, but also our community and employees, who truly are the leaders to our success. Serpa Gives Back - our organization's employee charity program - has proudly supported over 12 non-profit organizations. Organizations we have supported are both local and non-local, and they include the Visalia Rescue Mission, American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Food Link for Tulare County, Coats for Kids, and the Wounded Warrior Project. To this day, we remain committed to collectively supporting our community each and every year.

Proud To Be An Equal Opportunity Employer

- All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Your Right to Work

- In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Keywords: Serpa Packaging Solutions, Visalia , Electrical Controls Engineer, Other , Visalia, California

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