Controls Engineer





This position works with the Design Engineering Team to develop practical electrical solutions for various new and existing products and processes. This is a flexible, versatile role that blends a variety of knowledge and experiences in addition to typical Electrical Engineering functions. This role also provides a mix of working in the office along with hands-on product development in the R&D Lab and Manufacturing.

 

A core element for success at Master Spas is having a hands-on, collaborative approach, where you connect seamlessly with team members throughout the organization to build long-lasting, win-win solutions. Having a passion to learn, grow, and adapt is essential at Master Spas, so your highly developed interpersonal skills and social intelligence are just as important to us as your technical abilities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

·        Lead the design, analysis, and implementation of electrical and design engineering projects by inventing creative solutions, devising evaluation procedures, monitoring tests, documenting findings, making recommendations, and finalizing for hand-off

·        Deliver product, process, and technology solutions that achieve an optimal balance between design intent, manufacturing efficiencies, material and labor utilization, repeatability, performance, safety, quality, and cost

·        Ensure electrical-related product compliance with all standards, codes, listing agencies, and customer requirements

·        Maintain electrical equipment, instruments, and components

·        Diagnose electrical issues and provide solutions

·        Complete a wide variety of engineering projects that are both related and unrelated to Electrical Engineering

·        Perform work in an office setting along with hands-on product development in the R&D Lab and Manufacturing

·        Partner with internal stakeholders and external vendors to bring together the expertise and skillsets necessary to keep projects moving forward

·        Provide material, labor, cost, and feature/benefit analyses for project evaluation and implementation

·        Work to resolve any issues that arise during projects

·        Create relevant plans, procedures, documents, reports, and forms to support the development process and define best practices

·        Propose engineering, manufacturing, and installation standards and specifications

·        Help with the hand-off and implementation of new and improved technologies, products, and processes

·        Ensure projects meet intended goals, are completed on time, on budget, and within scope

·        Investigate and propose equipment and materials to support current and future projects

·        Suggest and support employee training tools and procedures

·        Work closely with technicians, engineers, and production personnel to support a wide variety of other projects and business needs

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·        Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or related Technical Discipline (equivalent work experience will also be considered in lieu of degree)

·        Proven understanding and application of electrical engineering equipment and principles, such as ladder logic, programming languages, automation systems, Variable Frequency Drives, UL listing files, National Electric Code, and CB schemes

·        Experience applying Electrical Engineering principles in a Manufacturing environment

·        Ability and desire to work both in the office and hands-on in the factory/R&D Lab

·        Ability and desire to work on a variety of engineering projects both related and unrelated to Electrical Engineering

·        Demonstrated mechanical aptitude, logical reasoning, and understanding of units of measure

·        Proven ability to use common shop tools, measuring devices, test equipment, and lab tools, such as CNCs, screw guns, saws, drills, routers, calipers, tape measures, gauges, meters, sensors, etc.

·        Working knowledge, understanding, and application of engineering, manufacturing, and quality best practices and processes, such as FMEA and Design for Manufacturing

·        Familiarity with the practical application of the following is a plus: physical connectivity methods, structural mechanics, fluid dynamics, and heat transfer

·        Willingness to work overtime and/or travel when necessary to complete a project

·        Effective written and oral communication skills, with the ability to clearly explain ideas both visually and verbally

·        Creative and inventive problem solver

·        Strong follow through and willingness to take responsibility for tasks through to completion

·        Positive attitude, with a desire to learn and improve every day

·        Thrives in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative, team-focused environment

·        Microsoft suite of products (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and especially Excel)

·        Familiarity with AutoCAD, SolidWorks, PDM software, and 3D scanning is a plus

JOB TYPE:
Full Time

SCHEDULE:

Mon-Thurs 7:00am-5:00pm with an hour unpaid lunch & Friday 8:00am-12:00pm

COMPENSATION:

Based on experience