Electrical Engineer in Hendersonville, TN at ITW Specialty Products
Date Posted: 8/18/2019
Employee Type: Full-Time
Location: Hendersonville, TN
Job Type: Engineering
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 8/18/2019
ITWs Specialty Products segment is composed of diverse businesses whose differentiated and proprietary technology meets the needs of large customers with specific solution requirements. Specialty Products businesses include consumer packaging solutions like zippers on resealable bags and multi-packaging carriers (six-pack rings), software, and equipment for warehouse automation, single-use products for the medical industry, aircraft ground support equipment, and coating and metalizing businesses for the branding and security markets. These diverse businesses all operate in global, high-value, niche markets where ITW expertise and technology provide value-added, differentiated solutions for customers.
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ITW Dynatec, a division of Illinois Tool Works, designs and manufactures a full range of industrial adhesive applications for the disposable hygiene products, automotive, and packaging industries worldwide. ITW Dynatecs systems are used globally in the manufacturing of diapers and a wide range of other consumer and industrial products. The companys state-of-the-art technology is backed by a worldwide network of industry-leading customer service and support. Our vision is to put hot melt adhesive exactly where our customers want it each time, every time, better than anyone else in the world.
The position will be based in our headquarters Hendersonville, TN. 15 miles northeast of downtown Nashville. The Electrical Engineer will apply engineering knowledge to develop and troubleshoot electro-mechanical systems operating up to 480 volts. As part of a global engineering team, the Electrical Engineer will work independently to accomplish overall strategic team objectives while providing tactical operational support.
Develop electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, and bill of materials for various hot melt units by understanding customer specifications, functionality requirements, and regulatory compliance requirements of local and national codes such as NEC/NFPA70.
Document testing of electrical units, circuitry, or electrical system components; analyze results to evaluate performance.
Work on AC and DC systems up to 480 volts.
Panel box layout and component specification for proprietary microcontroller based and 3rd party PLC based control systems.
Research equipment or component needs, sources, competitive prices and delivery times.
Support root cause/failure analysis activities as part of quality driven 8D process.
Other duties as assigned by Product Engineering Manager.
Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering
Working knowledge of NFPA 70 (NEC) codes
1-3 years experience as an electrical engineer with industrial equipment
Basic knowledge of hardware design
Working knowledge of AutoCAD; AutoCAD Electrical experience preferred. Experience with 3D models using Autodesk Inventor a plus.
Experience in the design, troubleshooting and operation of microcontroller-based control systems.
Broad knowledge of mechanical systems and manufacturing processes.
Exposure to networking of control systems involving PC, microcontrollers, PLCs and related operating systems.
Familiarity with PLC based systems and with integration of differing field bus communication protocols between system components
Ability to travel occasionally domestically and internationally
English language proficiency
Aptitude for critical/strategic thinking with respect to product development
Good computer skills utilizing Microsoft Office, Outlook and Internet programs
Must be a self-starter, and a good team player and possess the ability to make independent decisions and follow through to completion
Good communication and listening skills
Highly motivated with a positive attitude and able to prioritize tasks and utilize time effectively in a fast-paced environment
Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. You will enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package that includes health, dental, life, LTD insurance, 401k (with company match), employee assistance, wellness and 100% tuition reimbursement programs. ITW is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.