Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agencies | Electrical Engineer Job

Kappa Search Inc., a Chicago employment agency specializing in the recruitment and placement of engineering, technology, sales and manufacturing professionals, seeks an electrical engineer with PLC experience for a growth opportunty.

The Electrical Project Engineer will be responsible for the management of system projects as well as engineering and support of  Mechatronics (Motion Controls, Drives and Programmable Logic Controllers(PLC). This is both a project engineer and a technical position, the candidate will provide solutions to issues as well as correct the issues on site. This position pays between 70k-80k plus overtime will be offered if the customer request the engineer to stay at plant. The previous Engineer booked 30k in overtime last year. Company offers 3.5%-5% bonus and profit sharing The company is willing to relocate and is open to Visa’s. The position is located in Ohio, the candidate will spend a lot of time at the Honda/Toyota Plants Qualifications:


  • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering or Electronic Engineering Technology or more than 15 years of practical work Experience
  • Minimum of nine years practical field experience involving PLC’s or similar product lines, applications, and projects.
  • Minimum of seven years practical experience in general motion control and servo applications.
  • Excellent Mechatronics experience with a manufacturing or factory automation background. Experience with PLC based systems, writing PLC programs, and applying Graphical User Interface Software.
  • Interface directly with customers in all stages of service or Project related work from conception to completion
  • Must speak, write and read in Japanese.
  • Travel 30-50% and willing to work during holidays since most companies perform major upgrades and installs around those times.