Are you an electrical engineer who enjoys teaching and training others? Is working for a company that values sustainability and environmental stewardship important to you?
Silgan Containers is hiring engineers to support PLC-based electrical controls for multiple high-speed, highly integrated manufacturing facilities around the country and, occasionally, worldwide. The ideal candidate enjoys solving complex problems while working with a high level of autonomy and flexibility. The Electrical Engineer will work from the Oconomowoc, WI facility. Company-paid relocation is available. Sponsorship is not available. If this sounds like you, please apply so we can get to know you.
You will love it here if you enjoy:
+ Mentoring, training, and supporting plant electricians, line mechanics, and plant leadership by sharing your knowledge on how to rapidly debug and diagnose problems with can-making equipment to avoid negative impacts on product quality and throughput
+ Developing, and debugging new products, production equipment, and manufacturing lines
+ Assisting plants and OEM suppliers/vendors in the identification and debugging of mechanical production problems to improve line efficiencies, increase product quality, increase production capacity, and eliminate repetitive work-related injuries
We need you to have:
+ A bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering; will consider the experience in place of a degree
+ 5+ years of electrical experience in a manufacturing environment
+ 2+ years of PLC based controls experience programming Allen-Bradley / Siemens PLC’s, HMI’s, Servo & Inverter drives
+ Experience troubleshooting and debugging electrical controls, servos, inverter drives, and PLC platforms, including but not limited to Allen Bradley
+ Proficient in MS Suite, AutoCAD skills
+ Electrical software experience with RS Logix, Studio 5000, or FTV Studio desired.
+ Ability to travel up to 50% of the year, overnight stays often required
What we offer:
+ Comprehensive training program on Silgan can-making equipment
+ A great culture where you feel like a member of our family
+ A competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, & life insurance, 401(k) plan with a 6% employer match, paid time off, wellness program, tuition reimbursement, and more
+ Company-paid relocation to Oconomowoc, WI
Who we are:
+ A stable, reliable, and environmentally conscious company
+ A leading supplier of metal food containers in North America and Europe and worldwide supplier of plastic bottles and closures across various end markets.
+ The largest subsidiary of Silgan Holdings and a leading manufacturer of metal food containers in the US
+ A company that strives toward sustainability by reducing our carbon footprint, selecting like-minded suppliers, and providing recyclable products
**Requisition ID:** 12821