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Foth Production Solutions, LLC is currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-oriented Electrical & Controls Engineer – Networking / Data Acquisition / Database Focus who has a desire to contribute to our clients’ success and is looking for new learning experiences and opportunities for career growth. This position will be working out of our Green Bay, WI; Madison, WI; Chicago, IL; or Minneapolis, MN location.
Foth Production Solutions works closely with Fortune 500 companies to develop engineering-led solutions for the most complex consumer product production challenges. From small, single discipline projects to large multi-disciplined, turnkey projects, Foth’s commitment to personalized, client-centered service and long-term relationships never wavers. Our clients lead a broad range of industries and they leverage our team members’ experiences to support projects for new product introductions or line installations, custom machine solutions for unique packaging or product making needs, or systems analysis leading to throughput and efficiency gains.
- Provide Electrical Controls and Information Systems Design and Programming for numerous automation and integration projects. Efforts will include Data Acquisition, Data Manipulation, Networking Design as well as custom programming for Processors, PCs and PLC control and HMI / Data Visualization systems. These efforts include new and upgraded systems as well as installation and start up commissioning support for new and existing production facilities.
- Respond and support project and client requests for troubleshooting on-going systems operations for production equipment and data acquisition / collection and control equipment (may include nights and weekends)
- Interface directly with client(s) on a daily basis to understand and respond to their needs
BS in Electrical Engineering and / or a degree in directly related field of Information Technology (Networking, Cyber Security, etc.). Alternately, a combination of two or four year technology degree supplemented with equivalent technical training or experience
5-7 years of relevant Engineering/Design experience including implementation of a dozen or more successful projects in industrial or manufacturing environments
Demonstrate proven experience in the following technical areas:
SQL Server database programming
C, VB and other languages programming experience
Ethernet and Ethernet/IP Networking
Obtain & structure data for analysis
Implement and test queries on the data sets
Compile reports and data visualizations for decision-making
Proficiency in wired and wireless networking practices and technologies
Experience / training with Data Protection and implementing security provisions controlling:
10-12 years of relevant Engineering/Design experience
Rockwell ControlLogix based Industrial Architectures
Wonderware InTouch Visualization and data handling programming
Thin Client / Thin Server software implementations
Experience coordinating electrical engineering and leading design/CAD resources
Assist in the development project related documentation including schedules, specifications, and cost estimates
Preferred experience with the following:
Recipe, Batch, Data Collection and other similar project experience
Wonderware ArchestrA Visualization and data handling programming
Application deployment in a virtual server environment
SAP experience and understanding
(WPA/WEP or 4G/5G) networks
RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)
Bluetooth Low Energy and other emerging wireless communications technologies
All Foth Companies are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. All locations are tobacco-free.
Foth is proud to be a 100% member-owned, science and engineering consulting firm with approximately 600 members. We deliver engineering solutions to a diverse portfolio of public and private clients in the areas of infrastructure, environmental engineering and science, and production solutions engineering and manufacturing. We invest heavily in our members to meet the growing and diverse needs of our clients and our members, sustain our high retention numbers, and retain our inclusive, values-based culture. We are proud of the employment experience we create for our members and of the New North Workplace Excellence Award we were recently awarded, recognizing us as an employer of choice.