• Automation Electrical Engineer Kenya
  • ENGEL in Kenya, , Kenya
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

ENGEL embodies a spirit of innovation, built on decades of experience. With a dynamic workplace, ENGEL is the injection molding industry leader in technological advancements, ensuring sustainable global growth. The ENGEL company history is a success story that we keep on writing everyday together with our employees.

Do you have what it takes to spur game-changing innovation, generate creative solutions and add world-class value to our customers? Then get ready to join the ENGEL team and become part of the next chapter in our history as we continue to grow the business in North America!

ENGEL Machinery North America has a job opportunity for an Electrical Engineer in our Automation Department. This job is based at our York, PA headquarters.

ENGEL provides excellent benefits including health, dental and vision insurance all upon first day of hire (no waiting period and very robust coverage at an affordable price), 401k with match, over 3 weeks’ PTO, personal time off, employer paid... life insurance, long and short term disability, and an employee-centric environment.


Job Summary

Responsible for designing and modifying existing electrical design and drawings for Engel Automation cell and ENGEL Robots. Technical support for Customer Service Department (CSD).

Essential Duties And Responsibilities
• Provides electrical design for ENGEL Automation
• Creates and modifies electrical circuitry using CAD programs such as Promis and E-Plan P8
• Third party supplier research and management for electrical design
• Assists the automation engineering with quoting process
• Maintains documentation of automation cells
• Create documentation packages for technicans
• Create specifications for sub-suppliers
• Creates bills of materials for new automation projects & retrofits
• Creates new Engel part numbers as necessary, maintaining and updating product equipment history
• Provides technical support
• Provides technical support to the project engineering and assembly departments as well as technical assistance to service technicians and customers
• Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned by a supervisor

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology (EET), Electromechanical Engineering Technology


• Minimum of 3-5 years related experience (preferred in Robotic and/or Automation)

Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities
• Proficient with Microsoft office, Promis, E-Plan P8, SAP, and Adobe
• Knowledge of NFPA79, NEC, CSA, UL508A
• Knowledge of industrial safety standards for automation and injection molding machines
• Good communication skills as this role develops and maintains relationships both internally (e.g., other departments, senior management) and externally to ENGEL Machinery (e.g., government representatives, customers, suppliers, industry associations)

Other Requirements

Travel Requirements:
• Travel requirements 5% - 10%
• Travel Period: up to 2 weeks
• Travel to other countries is required
• Valid passport is required

Physical Requirements
• This role requires sitting, operating a computer and keyboarding for more than two hours at a time on a continuous basis. Also requires hearing and listening for one to two hours at a time on a regular basis when working with technical support.

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job duties of the position.

WHY ENGEL? The ENGEL group has been thriving for decades. This is because as a family-run company, we rely on long-standing relationships and aim to live up to our own exacting standards of expertise and experience in all fields of plastics processing. We see ourselves as a driving, innovative force that has continually set new standards in a dynamic and diverse industry. Our competitive edge has come from generating added value for customers worldwide.

ENGEL attaches great importance to flexibility, innovation and self-responsibility of all of its employees and business units. This is the only way to consistently supply and guarantee results of the highest global standards.

ENGEL offers a competitive total compensation package to eligible employees, including: health, dental, LTD and life insurance, 401k with match, contribution to HSA, Dependent and Health FSA, vacation pay and holiday pay. We are looking forward to receiving your application and resume and going over the position with you.

ENGEL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, protective veteran status or any other category protected by state or local laws.

ABOUT THIS COMPANY ENGEL is a global leader in the manufacture of plastics processing machines. Today, the ENGEL Group offers a full range of technology modules for plastics processing as a single source supplier: Injection molding machines for thermoplastics and elastomers, and automation. In 2016/2017 ENGEL’s turnover totaled approximately 1.36 billion euros worldwide, with 5,900 employees across nine production plants in Europe, North America and Asia (China and Korea), and subsidiaries and representatives in more than 85 countries. ENGEL offers its customers the excellent global support they need to compete and succeed with new technologies and leading-edge production systems


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