Sr Electrical Controls Engineer

at LVI Associates
Location Chicago, Illinois
Date Posted July 16, 2022
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Not Specified


We have a current opportunity for a Sr Electrical Controls Engineer on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Chicago.


  • Review customer specifications, product drawings, and related documentation to determine
  • best overall control solution to meet or exceed customer requirements.
  • Development of overall controls architecture for complex assembly, test, and special process
  • systems incorporating pneumatic, cam, and servo driven stations.
  • Support electrical designers and provide technical details required to implement the design.
  • Provide support to mechanical engineering team to ensure synergistic conformance between
  • mechanical and electrical control systems.
  • Research and specify robust, cost effective,


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant experience.
  • Five (5) plus years of experience with design and integration of controls systems for custom
  • automated machinery.
  • Proficient with Allen Bradley PLC's HMI's Servo Controls, machine vision (Cognex / Keyence)
  • Configure and program remote I/O devices such as Ethernet IP, Modbus or similar.
  • Program a variety of safety and non-safety PLC's, and HMI's.
  • Fanuc, Yaskawa, ABB, Universal, Kuka, Epson Robot programming experience a plus.