Electrical Controls Engineer


Superior Resource Group is looking for an Electrical Controls Engineer for a client located in Kaukauna, WI. This position is DIRECT.


The R&D Electrical Engineer will have a demonstrated aptitude for leadership and the ability to work independently either as a leader or member of a larger R&D team. The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for the planning and implementation of controls for new machine builds or machine improvements in support of R&D project initiatives. The ability to plan and conduct independent research and to stimulate and support the work of staff professionals is required.

  • Designs and implements electrical control systems for laboratory and/or pilot equipment on multiple projects both independently and as a team member
  • Builds, tests and qualifies electrical control systems necessary to developing and making new product concepts
  • May direct activities of one or more technicians or coop students
  • Generates technical reports
  • Generates ideas for electrical control systems to enable new processes
  • Delivers written and/oral presentations
  • Resolves problems with custom electrical control equipment
  • Develops an understanding of the marketplace and processes
  • Designs electrical control designs that are consistent and supportive of a control architecture established by senior electrical engineer
  • Documents electrical control designs, algorithms, and programs such that the equipment can be readily understood and serviced by other electrical engineers
  • Gathers and interprets data
  • Uses knowledge and understanding of the R&D equipment to suggest solutions to problems encountered in operating and controlling such equipment. Exercises judgment on the progress of the work and makes suggestions of technical alternatives as needed
  • Leads, plans, conducts, schedules, and coordinates projects


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or similar area of study
  • 10+ years previous technical work experience required
  • Ability to independently design electrical controls and panels (UL508)
  • Competent in Motion control in a Factory environment
  • Ability to program Danaher and Beckhoff PLC equipment and HMI (Citect / Bechhoff)
  • Competent in AutoCAD Electrical
  • Ability to direct internal and external support including electrical contractors.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office and AutoCad Electrical
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Strong Problem-solving skills

Superior Resource Group appreciates hard work so in return we offer:

Competitive pay





Referral bonus

Long term opportunities


Superior Resource Group has been finding good jobs for engineering and technical candidates for over 3 decades! We are a premier service provider that appreciates the people who choose to work "through us". We attract top notch candidates by offering favorable employment experiences.

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