Electrical Engineer

  Vancouver

Job Summary

This position’s primary responsibility is the designing of industrial electrical panels for Wexxar/Bel/IPak/Dekka machines.

Essential Functions

  • Design electrical control panels per specifications of machine and prepare required electrical schematics and panel layout drawings for panel building
  • Prepare electrical Bill of Materials (BOM) for production planning
  • Select and/or size electrical components for machine control system as required in case of custom design
  • Support machine commissioning on problem resolution related to electrical design or wiring
  • Modify and finalize as-built drawings during and after machine commissioning
  • Verify the panel built in comparison with schematics as part of UL process before shipment
  • Download, upload and modify PLC&HMI programs when required
  • Organize and maintain electrical engineering documentation including schematics following the company procedure
  • Participate in the research and development process of new machines as needed

Additional Responsibility

  • Other duties which fall within the employee’s capabilities

Required Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree in Electrical Engineering and Drafting,  Mechatronics Engineering or equivalent
  • 5-10 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Superior knowledge/ability to create schematics, wiring & layout drawings using Solidworks Electrical, AutoCAD also preferred
  • Knowledge with Industry control panel standards such as UL508A would be ideal
  • Practical experience with PLC, HMI, Servo and VFD control  is preferred, but not required
  • Understanding of pneumatic control system is an asset
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with attention to details
  • Good communication skills and ability to adapt to a fast-paced work environment
  • Strong English language skills required (verbal and written), strong presentation skills, with the ability to span both highly technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent prioritization skills with minimal guidance and direction
  • Ability to effectively work as part of a cross- functional and/or cross-technology team

Wexxar Packaging based in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada is a leading manufacturer of multiple brands of high quality integrated packaging solutions for case forming, tray forming, and case sealing. Our Wexxar line of innovative case formers and case sealers have been installed in nearly 40 countries.  Our BEL line offers end-of-line corrugated box sealers, tapers, and packing systems.  Our Ipak line of rugged tray formers, bliss formers, Flange sealers and tray stackers feature heavy-duty construction that delivers round the clock performance in even the most demanding environments.  Our Dekka line of high quality, easy to load tape head systems are the industry standard for the market.  Wexxar Packaging is a division of Pro Mach, a leading provider of integrated packaging and processing solutions for over 20,000 customers worldwide.  Through multiple brands, Pro Mach provides product packaging and processing equipment, PMMI certified training, installation, parts, and service for primary and secondary packaging, flexible packaging, end-of-line packaging, and identification and tracking.  For more information on Pro-Mach’s brands visit www.ProMachBrands.com

ExperienceRequired

  • 5 year(s): Experience working with pneumatic control systems
  • 5 year(s): Prepare electrical Bill of Materials (BOM) for production planning
  • 5 year(s): Create Wiring and Layout Drawings using CAD (Solidworks Electrical)
  • 5 year(s): Select and/or size electrical components for machine control system as required in case of custom design

EducationPreferred

  • Bachelors or better in Electrical Engineering or related field

Licenses & CertificationsPreferred

  • Prof. Engineer Cert

SkillsRequired

  • Panel Wiring

Preferred

  • HMI
  • Customer Service
  • Solid Works
  • PLC Programming (Allen Bradley)
  • PLC Programming (Siemens)

BehaviorsRequired

  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
  • Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
  • Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

MotivationsRequired

  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
  • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

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Wexxar Packaging
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