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Controls Engineer- Melrose Park, IL

Department: Maintenance
Job Description:

Interlake Mecalux, the US subsidiary of Mecalux, S.A., is among the leading companies in the storage systems market specializing in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of warehouse solutions.

We are hiring an Contols Engineer to work out of our Melrose Park, IL factory.

This role is responsible for designing and developing, the electrical design data and the system programming for automated industrial equipment.


  • Coordinate projects to ensure all electrical design aspects are completed accurately and according to schedule.
  • Responsible for complete system electrical hardware design and software development.
  • Develop physical layout of system, control panels, control stations, schematics, air diagrams, and prepare description of operation with operator responsibilities defined.
  • Develop PLC programs, HMI programs, and interface software. Write and debug/troubleshoot programs.
  • Responsible for system training at completion of commissioning.
  • Assume engineering and project management activities including preparation of concise data design, observation and evaluation of controls and hardware based on performance and cost requirements.


Minimum requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering BSEE, BSEET, BSME or equivalent education and experience.
  • Exposure to designing electrical systems for automated equipment.
  • HMI programming skills.
  • Experience with various PLC's, Allen Bradley & Siemens preferred.
  • PC Hardware & Software.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing Processes with preference on heavy industrial processes, metal/steel.
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