Automation Controls Engineer

Isthmus Engineering and Manufacturing   Madison, WI   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on November 18, 2022

Isthmus Engineering and Manufacturing Cooperative is looking for an experienced electrical engineer to join our team. IEM builds “state of the art” custom automated machinery for a variety of industries including but not limited to; Medical/Life Sciences Consumer Products, Automotive, and Industrial. IEM’s employee-owned, worker cooperative structure provides a unique opportunity to not only work with a highly skilled and dedicated group of people, but to also participate in a democratically run organization.

Essential job duties

  • Electrical hardware and software design
  • Ladder logic programming
  • HMI development
  • Multi-axis motion control
  • Specifying and correctly applying a variety of robotic platforms
  • Machine vision
  • Systems integration
  • Equipment debug
  • Technical writing Required skills
  • Knowledge of NEC, NFPA79, and UL 508A
  • Electrical drafting utilizing AutoCAD or AutoCAD Electrical
  • PLC programming – Rockwell Automation ControlLogix platform a must
  • Project management
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Robot integration and knowledge of ANSI/RIA R15.06 a plus

Required experience B.S. in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent training and experience) and a minimum of 5 years of experience utilizing the skills listed above

Please e-mail your resume to No phone calls, please.