The Knapheide Manufacturing Company has an immediate opening for a first shift Electronics Electrician.  We are seeking a self-motivated, fully qualified industrial Electronics Electrician who is knowledgeable in state of the art fabricating machinery and automated motion control systems. A minimum of 8 years’ experience preferred as an Industrial Electrician / Electronic Technician.

Position requirements include long-term familiarity with 240v/480v 3-phase electricity, relay logic,CNC/PLC controls, analog/digital feedback systems, motion control, process control, proficiency with electrical schematics and the N.E.C. Strong mechanical skills are also necessary for the successful candidate.

The ideal candidate will have experience with programing and troubleshooting PLC ladder logic, troubleshooting and repair of Industrial laser cutting systems, automated sheet steel material-handling systems, PLC controlled O.H. conveyor systems, CNC / PLC controlled turret punches and hydraulic press brakes. Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD Electrical a plus.

Responsibilities will include the design and installation of new automated control systems using PLC’s and HMI’s. Diagnosis and repair of heavy industrial fabrication machinery and normal responsibilities associated with standard industrial electricians.

We offer an excellent compensation and benefit package, that includes access to free medical care at The Knapheide Family Wellness Center (only applicable to Quincy, IL employees) as well as an opportunity to be part of a successful and growing organization.

Interested candidates should APPLY ONLINE to submit a resume in complete confidence.

Human Resources
PO Box 7140
Quincy, IL 62305


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