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Material Handling Systems LPS Electrical Project Engineer I in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Founded in 1999, MHS is a full-service provider of innovative material handling systems that solve the challenges of distribution and fulfillment operations. We build, engineer and maintain systems for some of the biggest companies in the world, including UPS, FedEx, Walmart, Amazon and others. MHS is already one of the 10 largest material handling system suppliers worldwide, and we only expect to continue growing. We're looking for top talent to be part of the journey. This position is for an Electrical Project Engineer I in the MHS Lifecycle Performance Services (LPS) group. Similar functions and qualifications apply to class II and class III positions with increased responsibility and reduced travel as those individuals develop in their positions.About LPS Projects GroupThe Lifecycle Performance Services division was started in 2018 to serve our customer's needs throughout their facility's lifecycle. We provide warranty, maintenance, system assessment, tech support, spare parts, and retrofit services to a wide range of companies in the logistics and warehouse distribution/fulfillment industries.The LPS Projects Group focuses on system optimization, additions, retrofits, and upgrades to our customer's conveyor systems. We specialize in a wide range of equipment types such as automated sorters, singulators, gappers, extendable conveyors, and transport conveyors. Our projects range in size from small equipment swap outs to complete subsystem installs. Job Summary:The Electrical Project Engineer is part of a cross-discipline project team, responsible for the successful and on time completion of conveyor upgrade and system integration projects. They work closely with project managers, mechanical engineers, installation teams, permit specialists, and various support roles.The Electrical Project Engineer is responsible for the successful execution of all tasks related to electrical and controls engineering on a project. This entry level role will provide exposure to each of these tasks while support from more experienced co-workers will support the full breadth of responsibilities. These include engineering schedule, concept design, equipment and material selection, creating material requisitions, creation of installation drawings, field support, project documentation, program development, commissioning, and overall adherence to customer and governing agency specifications. The Electrical Project Engineer I will, in most cases, be assigned to a team of designers and engineering peers at the direction of a Sr Electrical Project Engineer to support collaboratively in these efforts.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Develop and maintain a working knowledge of customer's design standards and specifications. * Develop an engineering plan, resource requirement and schedule that supports the overall project scope and schedule. * Develop and/or oversee the development of project designs and drawings per project scope. Transmit to customers and vendors. * Compile material requirements and requisition electrical components and project materials. * Develop and/or oversee the development of PLC, HMI/GDU, and SCADA programs per project scope.* Collect, compile, and submit project start-up and as-built documentation and programs. * Provide technical interface with customer's project representative(s) QUALIFICATIONS: * Bachelor's degree in Engineering.* Minimum of 0 yrs experience in implementation of control systems* Material handling industry experience preferred* PLC and GDU/HMI/SCADA experience in academia or real-life preferred* Skills in AutoCAD, MS Office suite and MS Project* Knowledgeable of electrical and controls e