Electricity and Automation Engineer

Adecco Staffing is recruiting qualified candidates for a Direct Hire Electricity and Automation Engineer job in Bloomington, IL for our client, a thriving packing manufacturer for the food industry. Our client seeks a candidate with a bachelor’s Degree in engineering or equivalent, preferably electrical engineering.

The Factory Electricity and Automation Engineer is responsible for all aspects related to Electricity, Automation, Process Control, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and the Factory Automation System (FAS) infrastructure, applications and resources according to corporate strategies, standards, specifications and  local codes and regulations. This will include but not BE limited to the following:

  • Provide optimum electrical and process control equipment facilities to meet the established objectives of the business.
  • Ensure reliability of electrical & process control hardware and software operation
  • Optimize electrical/process control maintenance & operation costs
  • Optimize electrical/process control hardware & software to maintain plant at high level of efficiency, safety, quality, etc.
  • Maintain liaisons with other departments, disciplines and facilities to provide necessary support and expertise for the execution of capital investment projects and market and global initiatives.
  • Work closely with Group Engineering E&A team during the planning and execution of projects, initiatives and compliance requirements.
  • Comply with all safety and environmental regulations (Internal & External)


  • The Factory E&A Engineer maintains the existing electrical and automation infrastructure and applications. This means mastering the solutions in place to be able to:
  • Conduct preventive maintenance on power distribution and automation equipment
  • Ensure power quality
  • Keep electrical power distribution and automation drawings and documentation updated
  • Manage the instrument calibration program for regulatory and quality compliance
  • Perform troubleshooting in case of problems and ensure the PLC or HMI applications are properly managed
  • Modify the automation applications when operational changes are performed on the production lines
  • Manage industrial applications and hardware in the automation layer
  • Automation equipment change management policy/procedures
  • Maintain the reliability and the performance of the FAS IT infrastructure and peer to peer networks
  • In line with Continuous Excellent process, active participation in DOR/WOR/MOR, GSTD and DMAIC activities
  • Meet compliance with all local regulatory standards and requirements.
  • Manage Electricity and Automation equipment standardization for plant
  • Build internal capabilities within the E&A team


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the field of electricity in a manufacturing facility.
  • In-depth knowledge of Electricity, in low voltage, medium voltage and high voltage installations.
  • Good knowledge of local electrical code and standards
  • Good knowledge of Instrumentation and Process Control Systems.
  • In-depth knowledge of HMIs, PLCs,
  • Knowledge of food processing operations and technology.
  • Knowledge on MES (Manufacturing Execution System).
  • Knowledge on manufacturing IT, industrial networks and applications
  • Good knowledge of electrical safety
  • Knowledge of food safety, regulatory requirements for food safety, hygienic engineering and client quality system.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to Melanie Williams, at melanie.williams@adeccona.com. Please include Electricity and Automation Engineer on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 217-493-8085. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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