Omaha, NE

Controls & Automation Application Engineer

Job Title: Controls & Automation Application Engineer

Location: Omaha, Nebraska

Salary: $80-85K plus bonus

Job Summary of the Controls & Automation Application Engineer: In this role, you will be a crucial member of the Controls and Automation Product Platform Engineering and Sales team. Your primary responsibility will be to assist with various day-to-day activities. You will have the opportunity to oversee the product sales design process, from concept to field application.

Job Responsibilities of the Controls & Automation Application Engineer:

  • Create detailed product, layout, and schematic drawings using SolidWorks, EPLAN, and AutoCAD/DraftSight.
  • Address application challenges and develop solutions to meet customer requirements.
  • Manage Engineering Change Orders for the product lines.
  • Participate in review meetings with sales, engineering, manufacturing, and quality assurance teams.
  • Initiate and analyze test requests, and take appropriate action based on the results.
  • Provide engineering support to the manufacturing floor as needed.
  • Perform on-site inspections and assist with commissioning activities.
  • Directly communicate with customers and sales staff to guide their decision-making process and find solutions that meet their requirements.
  • Review designs of industrial networking and automation systems to specify control, energy, and data transmission solutions.
  • Create component, product, and layout drawings and schematics using SolidWorks, EPLAN, and AutoCAD/DraftSight.
  • Discuss application challenges with Engineering support teams to find solutions that meet customer requirements.
  • Manage Engineering Change Orders (ECOs) for the product line(s).

Education & Experience of the Controls & Automation Application Engineer :

  • Associate's degree (A.S.) in Mechanical Design, Electrical Design, or Engineering Technology and three to five years of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD 2018 or newer, SolidWorks, and EPLAN is preferred.
  • Sound understanding of industrial networking, mobile electrification, and industrial control systems is advantageous.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with sales and customers regarding application and technical requirements.
  • Proficient in using Office365 applications.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.