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Job Title Electrical Engineer
Location Chicago, IL
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description
Application Instructions: Instead of using the online application, please email your resume directly to Lauren Cox at .
Duties / Responsibilities
We represent one of the most stable and fastest growing Fortune 200 manufacturing companies in the U.S. In this lean manufacturing environment, hard work is rewarded with above average compensation and benefits. Our client believes that teamwork and safety are critical to their work environment. This company is looking for people who desire to build a long-term career. The company has never had a layoff in their 40-plus year history and advancement opportunities are abundant for solid performers. Our client is environmentally friendly and is the nation’s largest recycler of scrap steel.
We are searching for an Electrical Engineer to join our client's growing team. Basic responsibilities of the Electrical Engineer include:
  • Designing, upgrading, programming and improving automation systems
  • Maintenance and design for utilities and power distribution systems
  • Leading capital projects from selection through final test and acceptance
  • Working closely with maintenance and operations personnel to provide technical expertise in developing the maintenance team and optimizing operations
Mandatory Minimum Qualifications
Qualifications for the position include:
  • Strong commitment to safety in all job aspects
  • Willing to take a positive approach in the face of adversity and move forward
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Industrial PLC logic and programming experience
  • Ability to contribute effectively in a team environment
  • Ability and desire to learn new things and strive for continuous improvement of self, the team and the facility
  • Ability to analyze current and future needs and think strategically
Preferred Qualifications
Preferred qualifications include:
  • Experience with the steel making process - either melting, casting or rolling
  • Experience with any/all of the following: Allen Bradley Contrologix, Reliance Automax, Siemens and Wonderware
  • Negotiation and project management experience
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline or Computer Science

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